It is as good as any other regular brick
and mortar house," Lingam said.
The cost of building a bamboo house is also 50 per cent less than a regular brick
and mortar house, plus bamboo houses have a life span of 30 years," Kappagantula says.
"India's workforce majorly comprises of young consumers who have less time for going out and shopping at regular brick
and mortar stores.
ft., thin brick costs about twice as much as regular brick
, but it's a lot easier to work with, and nobody can tell the difference.
"They're not a regular brick
like you see on other structures," Perry said.
It's larger, thicker and wider than regular brick
, and you can find it at most brickyards.
are made in kilns at temperatures above 2,500F and produce vast quantities of CO2.
retain a lot of heat, which isn't ideal for an observatory.
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