Building Decorative Materials (Woodhead Publishing in by Yan Li, Shuxia Ren

By Yan Li, Shuxia Ren

Structures usually are not basically be practical yet aesthetically unique. This calls for using ornamental fabrics either at the external and within a construction. construction ornamental fabrics studies the variety of fabrics on hand and their strength functions. The ebook starts by means of contemplating the most kinds of ornamental fabric and the actual, mechanical and different houses they require. It then discusses forms and strength makes use of of ornamental stone fabrics such as marble, granite, slate or gypsum. It keeps to debate the methods cement and urban can be utilized for ornamental impression, prior to contemplating the position of ceramics in such parts as tiling. the next chapters assessment ornamental glass for home windows or facades, metals and wooden ahead of assessing polymer fabrics similar to plastics and textiles. The ultimate staff of chapters talk about coatings, together with waterproofing fabrics, multi-functional fabrics used for such reasons as soundproofing and thermal insulation, and using extra sustainable ornamental fabrics.

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Therefore, after molding, its surface, not polished, is smooth and glossy with better decorative effect. (2) Resin Artificial Stone Resin artificial stone is made in this way: take organic adhesives such as unsaturated polyester etc. as bonding agent andmix it with natural crushed stone, rock powder and pigment or dyestuff, then process them through concreting, molding, solidifying by solidified agent, demolding, drying and polishing etc. This method is popular both at home and abroad. (3) Compound Artificial Stone The bonding agent of compound artificial stone includes inorganic and organic bonding material.

30 Building Decorative Materials 4) Excellent decorativeness and good processability. Marble has colorful texture and is beautiful and elegant after being processed. It is one of the most ideal facing materials. The decorative effect of marble in light colors is solemn and elegant, marble in dark colors is magnificent and noble. 5 ) Strong wear resistance, low water absorption and good durability. 1. 173 Strength (ma) (2) Decorative Features and Types of Natural Marble There are many kinds of marble with fine and exquisite texture and soft, smooth and luster surface catering to the favorites of people.

O%. This leads to such features of molded gypsum products as smooth surface, accurate size, distinct and plump edges and corners, and refined decorative effects. 173 56 Building Decorative Materials (3) High porosity, excellent thermal preservation and sound absorption After building gypsum product is hardened, large amount of pores are formed inside. The porosity reaches as high as 50%, which results in small coefficient of heating conductivity but excellent thermal preservation, heat resistance and sound absorption.

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