TIMBER as Building Material

Timber denotes wood, which is suitable for building or carpentry or various other engineering purposes like for construction of doors, windows, roofs, partitions, beams, posts, cupboards, shelves etc Uses of timber: (i) Used in the form of piles, posts, beams, lintels, door/window frames and leaves, roof members etc (ii) Used for flooring, ceiling, paneling and […]

STONES as Building Material

 Introduction All the building structures are composed of different types of materials. These materials are either called building materials or materials of construction. It is very essential for a builder, may be an architecture or engineer or contractor, to become conversant thoroughly with these building materials. The knowledge of different types of material, their […]

Computer Software

Computer Programs are called as Computer software, or just software. A computer Software is set of programs that guides the hardware through its job. The computer program is the non-tangible component of a computer system. A Computer software is different from computer hardware, that is the physical component of a computer system. Computer hardware and […]