Monthly Archives: June 2019

Prefab Homes on the Rise in the UK

Written on June 14, 2019 at 12:27 pm, by

Sometimes known as manufactured homes, what older generations in the UK will call Prefabricated homes are on the rise in the UK. The old prefabs of post war Britain are mostly long gone, though a few remain as monuments to a simpler time. Built as temporary answers to a housing problem after the war when  Continue Reading »

Soil Types and How They Affect Buildings

Written on June 7, 2019 at 2:25 pm, by

Soil varies enormously depending on geographical position. Country by country and county by county, soil types are different and even in areas where the soil is quite uniform there are always anomalies…spots where the ground is particularly chalky or unstable. All buildings need a strong foundation or the structure simply won’t last. Unstable ground makes  Continue Reading »

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