If you’re planning on building a new home or simply doing an “alterations and additions” renovation to your existing house (such as adding a new first floor to your single-storey home), one of the earliest decisions you need to make is whether your new floor will be a concrete slab or framed with timber joists. So what’s the difference, and what are the pros and cons of each?
Concrete cancer is a term you’ll often hear in the building industry. And, just as cancer is something you don’t want to discover in yourself, neither do you want to find it in your concrete. So what is it, and what does it mean?Details