There are many good types of materials used for building, and we’ve compiled a list of them here:
First and foremost is concrete obviously. There is no stronger and better material that’s as cheap as concrete aka cement (cement is the stuff that’s in the powder form, you add water to get the finished product. We get all of our concrete from Quickcrete). Concrete is very difficult to break and is very easy to pour and mold. It’s very economical. We love using concrete for a lot of our projects.
Surprisingly, bamboo is an incredibly strong material. We use it to build homes and roofs when we need to. It’s almost free, it grows like weeds, and it’s also very durable. You would be surprsied to find out actually how strong this stuff is. If you’re ever near a bamboo forest, check it out sometime. There are some amazing things you can do with Bamboo. Continue reading