Can Floating Cities save us from Rising Sea Levels?

From Belinda Carr. What if we could reimagine urban living to not only coexist with water but thrive upon it? What if we could build a self-sustaining city that handles its own waste, materials, energy, food and water. This is Oceanix, a floating metropolis in South Korea. This ambitious $600 million project is scheduled to…

Could this Chameleon-like Material Heat and Cool Buildings?

From Belinda Carr. To tackle energy inefficiency, researchers have looked to chameleons for inspiration. They have designed a building material that changes its color based on the outside temperature. Their cladding would be a lighter color in summer to reflect heat and a darker color in winter to absorb heat. This could significantly reduce the…

Could this reusable metal wall be the 2×4 of the FUTURE?

From Belinda Carr. One of the exciting new innovations in construction is the Lada Cube panel system. These Lego-like walls are made of modular metal cassettes that lock together to form interior walls. They are highly versatile, infinitely reusable, mobile, and customizable. They also eliminate construction waste, which is a huge problem in our industry.…

How to monitor your air quality with an Atmotube PRO

From Belinda Carr. GIVEAWAY CLOSED! Thanks for being so supportive of my trying something new and congrats to the 5 winners. Comment with #whatsmyaqs to enter this giveaway! After a week, I’ll randomly pick 5 winners. Please be careful of any comments from imposters claiming to be me. (this is not sponsored!) Affiliate link to…

Can Robots Solve the Affordable Housing Crisis?

From Belinda Carr. The P4 Housing Collective in Idaho builds affordable apartment buildings in a factory environment with robot arms, gantry cranes, CNC machines and more. Their automated construction line can tackle the skilled labor shortage, which remains the key limiting factor to expanding home construction and improving housing inventory and affordability. Link to their…

How I built my bathroom & shower with green FOAM!

From Belinda Carr. Hydroblok’s shower wall boards and floor pans are made of 3 main components. The first layer is a fiberglass mesh that provides reinforcement through tensile and flexural strength. The second component is a gray polymer-modified cementitious coating. This custom-engineered material increases the waterproof characteristics and strength of the panel. The third component…

The many uses of FIREPROOF Ceramic Fiber Insulation

From Belinda Carr. The first 1,000 people to use the link will get a 1 month free trial of Skillshare https://skl.sh/belindacarr07231 Please support me on Patreon if you can: https://www.patreon.com/Belinda_Carr Video scripts and citations: www.carrbuilds.com Podcast channel: www.youtube.com/BelindaCarrPodcast Mics I use: https://amzn.to/3mQ0VaQ Shotgun mic I use: https://amzn.to/41AynAS Camera I use: https://amzn.to/3UPqnd9 Lens I use: https://amzn.to/3mTEKR1…

Butcher Block vs Quartz Countertops | Everything you need to know!

From Belinda Carr. Go to https://sponsr.is/cs_belindacarr and use code BELINDA to save 25% off today. Thanks to Curiosity Stream for sponsoring a portion of today’s video. Please support me on Patreon if you can: https://www.patreon.com/Belinda_Carr Video scripts and citations: www.carrbuilds.com Podcast channel: www.youtube.com/BelindaCarrPodcast Mics I use: https://amzn.to/3mQ0VaQ Shotgun mic I use: https://amzn.to/41AynAS Camera I use:…

Could this LEGO Plastic Brick replace Concrete Masonry Units?

From Belinda Carr. The first 1,000 people to use the link will get a 1 month free trial of Skillshare https://skl.sh/belindacarr06231 Please support me on Patreon if you can: https://www.patreon.com/Belinda_Carr Video scripts and citations: www.carrbuilds.com Podcast channel: www.youtube.com/BelindaCarrPodcast Mics I use: https://amzn.to/3mQ0VaQ Shotgun mic I use: https://amzn.to/41AynAS Camera I use: https://amzn.to/3UPqnd9 Lens I use: https://amzn.to/3mTEKR1…

Understanding the Basics of Mass Timber Construction

From Belinda Carr. Mass timber or Massive Timber is a term for different forms of engineered wood products that perform as structural elements. They can be made of douglas-fir, spruce-pine fir and western hemlock. In this video, we’re going to cover the six most popular types of mass timber products. Please support me on Patreon…