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Definition of Terms

Rough Works

Finishing Works

DEFINITION OF TERMS

 

 

ROUGH WORKS

FINISHING WORKS

 

Exterior Finish

         Material or technology used for finishing that is applied in the external part of the house or structure

Building Systems

         Material, technology, or construction methodology used for building or improving the whole house or structure

Interior Finish

         Material or technology used for finishing that is applied inside the house or structure

Roofs

         Material or technology used for roofing

         Some materials that fall under this category are roof tiles & roof sheets

Ceiling

         Material or technology used for ceiling construction

Structural Elements

         Material or technology used for structural elements such as beams, columns, foundations, & slabs

Floor Finish

         Material or technology that is used for floor finishing

         Some materials that fall under this category are floor tiles, paving tiles, & floor varnish

Walls

         Material or technology used for walls

         Some materials that fall under this category are concrete hollow blocks (CHB) & compressed earth blocks (CEB), which can be used as load-bearing or non-load-bearing walls

Wall Finish

         Material or technology that is used for wall finishing

         Some materials that fall under this category are paint, panel boards, & adhesives for boards

         Although most panel boards have other applications, depending on material & thickness, panel board entries will be listed under wall finish since panel boards are most commonly used as wall panels

Commercially Available / Manufactured

         Material or technology that is commercially available, meaning the material is manufactured here in the Philippines or the technology is practiced by Filipinos

Researched

         Material or technology that is a product of research & is not yet commercially available

 


 
 
 
 

 


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