House Building
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Tuesday, 12 August 2008 22:33
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Building your own house becomes increasingly popular, City Development UK Ltd able to provide in-depth information as to the performance of different construction materials and which choices you can make.

As a member of NHBC (National House-Builders Council) we can offer 10 years Warranty on all new builds.

City Development UK Ltd can do different Types of House Construction

Masonry Wall Systems

Masonry is typically site constructed (laid) using manufactured masonry units and site mixed mortar. The units are laid in mortar to various heights, with the strength of the assembly being achieved during curing of the mortar. Masonry can form structural elements (typically bearing walls, columns, or pilasters) and/or the finished cladding system.

Exterior Insulation and Finish System (EIFS)

Exterior wall cladding utilizes rigid insulation boards on the exterior of the wall sheathing with a plaster appearance exterior skin. The popularity of EIFS comes from its insulating qualities to reduce thermal loads on the exterior building wall and the light weight, low cost, and the ability of the system to be sculpted into shapes and patterns to achieve different aesthetic effects.

Cast-in-Place Concrete Wall System

A cast-in-place concrete wall system is an exposed structural system that also serves as the façade. Openings or penetrations in the structural system are generally infilled with windows, masonry, or some other cladding material.

Panelized Metal Wall System

A wide variety of panelized metal wall systems are available for installation as a buildings exterior wall cladding. Each system must be specially adapted to its intended building use. Metal wall panels are usually fabricated of aluminum but can also be manufactured from steel, stainless steel, copper, or composite materials.

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