Posts Tagged ‘green building products’

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…)

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…)