How technology is transforming construction industry

New materials and energy, design approaches, as well as advances in digital technology and big data are creating a wave of innovation within the construction industry. These innovations come with a lot of benefits to the builder, including reduction of…
Why buildings collapse so frequently in Kenya

The frequent cases of collapse of buildings in Kenya have become a major concern among all the stakeholders in the local construction industry. Barely three months go by without hearing reports of a collapsed structure – which in some instances…
News that took construction industry by storm in 2016

The year 2016 was a busy period for Kenya’s construction industry stakeholders, with many investors rushing to complete their projects ahead of the 2017 election campaigns. It was also a year of major announcements that took the industry by storm,…
How to buy land in Kenya

The Kenyan constitution permits citizens to acquire land within any county providing they comply with the following legal procedures of buying and selling land in Kenya. 1.) Land identification – This is where soon-to-be landowners identify land that meets their…
4 Building design trends in 2017

As the construction industry continues to boom in many countries, building designers are busy creating trendy designs for new builds and renovations. The following are the top four building design trends this year. 1.) Green buildings – More and more…
How to Install Metal Roofing

Metal roofing installation is becoming popular among homeowners as it helps improve the visual appeal of a home. Metal roofs are durable and can hold up well under extreme weather conditions. Although metal roofing is simple in design, its installation…
How to fix broken roof tile

Replacing broken roof tiles helps to prevent roof leaks and subsequent ceiling damage during the rainy season. Fixing cracked roof tiles saves you the expensive and unnecessary burden or installing a new roof as broken tiles can easily be fixed…
How to cut home building costs

In these tough economic times, every builder is looking for innovative ways to lower building costs without compromising on safety and beauty. Your dream of decreasing the cost of building a home is valid and can be realised using the…