Construction

shipping containers adopted by Lagos in modular building designs for schools

The Lagos State Government has introduced modular building systems such as containerized material in its public schools, which will serve as a faster way of delivering classroom infrastructure. The modular school system is an initiative, which involves creating technology-enabled schools from the scratch using containerized structures that have all the equipment needed for learning in the 21st...

Professionals jostle for burnt assets restoration, upgrading jobs

Professionals jostle for burnt assets restoration, upgrading jobs

Expectations were high at the weekend as professionals submitted proposals for the consultancy services for architectural, engineering and quantity surveying for the rebuilding of key burnt facilities in Lagos. The call for proposal was by Rebuild Lagos Committee, an entity empowered aftermath of the protest in October 2020 and re-configured into a corporate Public-Private Partnership (PPP) – Rebuild...

10 Types of Nigerian houses you should know

10 Types of Nigerian houses you should know

Reed huts, merchant homes and stone mansions may be common kinds of houses you see in Egypt, but it's a different architectural landscape for Nigerian house styles. We will take a close look at some of the most popular types of Nigerian houses in the most popular nation in Africa, as well as specific parts of Lagos where these houses can be found. 1. High-rise Buildings These are tall buildings...

How to easily Detect Building Collapse in Nigeria 2021 (Warning Signs)

How to easily Detect Building Collapse in Nigeria 2021 (Warning Signs)

Signs that happen when a house is about to collapse There are also a variety of explanations that there might be a building collapse. It may be the result of violent attacks, infrastructure failures or natural disasters such as earthquakes, storms, wildfires, landslides, tornadoes or mudslides. In the past, Nigeria has experienced its share of construction failure, with many incidents of collapsed...

workmanship in construction industry

Adverse Effects of bad Workmanship on a Building

Due to ignorance, some clients go for a very low fee at the expense of quality. Unknowingly at the long run, you will end up spending more for engaging an unqualified/ unverified tradesman or builder. using less qualified tradesmen will cost you much more. In other words, this topic highlights the importance of getting a professional to handle your building project. (1) Non-sustainable...

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