Real Estate Development And Standard Practices in the Nigerian Built Environment.

Though there are global standards for real estate practice, the Nigerian market has been noted to be full of more businessmen with little or no professional knowledge of the built environment. The government is however making moves to ensure that they embrace international standards of practice thus ensuring housing availability and economic and social growth.

In Lagos state the word was “Real estate developers should make housing more accessible by building to target the different socio-economic classes as a roof over one’s head is one of three vital needs of man” (Sanwo-olu, 2020) Continue reading “Real Estate Development And Standard Practices in the Nigerian Built Environment.”

5 Ways Drones In Construction Improve Projects

1: Prevent Costly Mistakes

Drones can be equipped with cameras, geo-location sensors, infrared sensors, and more to capture precise details about the environmental and physical site prior to and during construction. The high-resolution images captured by a drone are then turned into accurate 2D orthophotos and 3D models, creating a rich digital representation of your job site.

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Quality control as a solution to building collapse

The rate of mortality resulting from building collapse in Nigeria has become increasingly alarming. Every now and then, there are reports of one building collapse or another. A report by the Federal Ministry of Power, Works and Housing, showed that over fifty-four cases of collapsed buildings were recorded in 2017 across the country.

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Best Heating System for a new build

Determining what is the best heating system for a new build home can be a confusing and daunting process.

For one thing, the choice of energy sources is wider than ever before. New build homes can now be heated using mains gas, oil, wood, LPG, and electricity, as well as renewables such as air source heat pumps, ground-source heat pumps, solar PV, solar hot water systems, and biomass boilers.

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