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Sustainable Building Products

Thursday, October 21st, 2010

Using Sustainable Building Products Shows We Care For Our Loved One’s Welfare

Would you deliberately put your loved ones in danger? Would you willingly risk your family’s life even if you know that harm could be avoided? Would you, in the greater scheme of things, do something that would cause harm to the environment? Most definitely, your answer to the three questions would be a resounding no. (more…)

Decorative Grates

Thursday, October 14th, 2010

Versatile And Earth-Friendly Decorative Grates

As with most creative work, the quality indeed lies in the details. Such details can be given accent by things which oftentimes are given the lesser attention despite their importance; just like rain grates, drain covers, tree grates and grilles, or the pool grates. (more…)

Pool Grate

Thursday, October 7th, 2010

Earth-Friendly Pool Grate That Makes Your Pool Stand Out

Swimming pools are not just considered an amenity, they are the main attractions that draw crowds to a hotel, a building, resort, or even a private residence. Pools have taken the centre stage especially when the design is revolutionary. (more…)

Tree Protection

Thursday, September 30th, 2010

Guide To Effective And Earth-Friendly Tree Protection

A tree benefits mankind in ways men could not possibly fathom. If humans can only fully understand the value of a tree, then tree protection will deserve reverence and utmost priority in their lives. (more…)

Tree Grille

Thursday, September 23rd, 2010

If Trees Could Only Speak: Installing An Earth-Friendly Tree Grille

When it was first introduced, a tree grille was installed surrounding the root and trunk of a newly planted or transplanted tree for the sole purpose of protecting the tree from being uprooted by accident or by vandals. Early manufacturers of tree grilles focused only on this purpose, thus, tree grilles were made of steel or aluminum and other sturdy materials. (more…)

Reinforced Stone Grates

Thursday, September 16th, 2010

Reinforced Stone Grates As Better Alternatives To Natural Stone

Recently, there is some controversy surrounding the use of unconventional materials for grate systems. Steel has been the most commonly used material for gratings, and many builders and architects are quite skeptical about trying their hand at something different. Steel grates have the advantage of being cheap and readily available. (more…)

Custom Building Products

Thursday, September 9th, 2010

What Are The Advantages Of Using Custom Building Products?

If you are planning on building your own home, why not make use of custom building products? There are many advantages that can be had when you use custom-built materials. (more…)

Decorative Drain Grating

Thursday, September 2nd, 2010

Incorporating The Beauty And Strength Of Stone In Your Decorative Drain Grating

Beyond utility, drain gratings that skirt the floor space of a building can provide the finishing touches to impact its over-all ambience. Drains make sure that water from rain and other sources do not flood the surface. The more conventional way of installing drain grating makes use of steel. But overtime, steel grates tend to produce clanking sounds when stepped on. (more…)

Custom Stone Grate

Friday, August 27th, 2010

Uses Of Creative Custom Stone Grate

That beautiful patch of green in your garden, your corporate insignia, the sump cover, or even a wall design in your house can be more accentuated with a custom stone grate. (more…)

Sustainable Building Materials

Thursday, August 26th, 2010

Sustainable Building Materials: The Advantages Of Using Reconstituted Stone

There is now a growing movement to replace steel and iron gratings in buildings. Iron or steel gratings use up too much energy and other resources when they are being manufactured, and the carbon emission during their manufacture is one of main contributors of continual environmental degradation. (more…)