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Timber in construction

September 2nd, 2021|

By Rory Macnamara Image by Amr Taha | Unsplash An initiative by the Department of Trade, Industry and Competition (DTIC) to start the discussion on using timber in construction is to be welcomed. [...]

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Selecting the right paint and colour

April 19th, 2021|

By SA Paint Manufacturers Association (SAPMA) After preparing the surfaces for painting, as outlined by the SA Paint Manufacturing Association (SAPMA) in the last issue of SA Affordable Housing, the next step is to choose [...]

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The importance of thermal insulation

April 19th, 2021|

By TIPSASA Thermal insulation is a great solution to reduce energy consumption by preventing heat gain or loss through the building envelope. This reduction of unwanted temperature changes decreases the energy demand of heating and [...]