Oct , Royal College of Art s SustainRCA exhibition at London Design Festival unveiled innovative materials and new ways of living in the future His flat pack ash wood bench fits up to people and is fixed using a tension nylon cord Royal College of Art, Design Products, London Design Festival ,
Jul , Considering alternative materials, recycling responsibly and reusing as much as possible tends to be the best way to deal with this material monster While many would The decking on the front door of this Australian beach house is made of a composite of recycled plastic milk bottles and wood fiber.
Building a deck starts with a sturdy foundation The foundation needs to be able to easily support the weight of the deck materials plus the live load of those using it Finished built in bench corner seat on deck How to Add Built in Seating to a Deck Lattice under skirting around a wood deck Adding Lattice Around a Deck.
Mar , Taking a modern approach to branch based furniture, decor and sculpture, they celebrate the natural qualities of the materials, allowing them to shine in a The slats of a wooden bench just keep growing as if they re still alive, tangling together and climbing up walls, in Pablo Reinoso s Spaghetti Bench
May , This provides a girder or beam with greater strength than wood alone uses less materials and has less depth than a wood member of equal strength and can use standard carpentry connections like nails, screws, and sheet metal hangers (For details and photos of this type of composite, see the
May , The abovementioned biomaterials are thermoplastically processable composite materials which are produced from various proportions of wood breadboxes, and plant pots, and also the production of portable equipment for the household and garden sector, for example chairs, benches, tables, and also
Jan , The students used fibre composite Lanisor a lightweight, flexible felt like material combining it with wooden panels and dowels Shown at furniture fair IMM Cologne, the range includes a bench made from only a single pair of rods, with Lanisor threaded through and zigzagging around them, and a
Dec , The chairs are made from Mycoform, a material consisting of mycelia substrate a combination of discarded wood chips, gypsum and oat bran together with Ganoderma lucidum, a fungus that is able to digest these waste products and turn them into a tough structural material surrounded by an external
Jan , The Heirloom construction utilizes wood in the solid timber form along with the composite panels While the composite material is used for the larger surface areas of the LCD panel, the bottom shell, and the rear speaker switch panel, solid material is used where mechanical attachment is required (the
Jan , Guide to pressure treated yellow pine and redwood decking two top choices for wood decking materials I can t say I know a whole lot about this material, but I have used it on occasion here in Florida (as well as magnolia, ipe and a host of composites) So I did a little detective work and got into contact
Jul , It s called structural plastic lumber, and the ingenious, nontoxic material was invented by Thomas Nosker, an assistant research professor at Rutgers University The late Initially, Nosker and his colleagues tried making bottles into a substitute for chemically treated wood used in park benches and decks.
Nov , A process for manufacturing a composite extruded structural product having a desired profile from thermoplastic material and wood fiber comprising the This product finds great utility in outdoor benches, tables, and railings, and as deck planking for exterior porches exposed to the weather year round.