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US20090193737 PROTECTIVE CAP FOR COUPLER BAR  
The present invention generally relates to methods and apparatus for protecting a coupling that is disposable within a concrete structure. In one aspect, a cap for engaging a coupling of a cement...
US20100193046 RAIN WATER DIVERTER  
A device for separating water from debris and collecting rain water includes an upper portion and a lower portion. The upper portion includes an inlet and a structure for separating water from...
US20130174511 JOINTED METAL MEMBER  
In one aspect, a metal construction member can include at least two metal strips. Each metal strip can have a continuous nonlinear pattern along one lengthwise edge of the strip, where the...
US20050000186 Method of manufacturing structural units  
A method of producing an improved structural unit with anisotropic load characteristics includes producing a multiplicity of first building elements that are constructed from fiber-reinforced...
US20080216420 Method and Apparatus for Forming Cast-In-Place Concrete Window Wells  
A method and apparatus for forming cast-in-place window well walls includes first and second forming panel modules each having an inner and outer section. The forming panel modules may be...
US20150107186 METHOD AND MOUNTING SYSTEM FOR MOUNTING LIFT COMPONENTS  
The present disclosure relates to a method for mounting lift components of a lift system in a vertical shaft of a building with the aid of a mounting system which can be moved in the shaft,...
US20100126109 Recessed Wall-Wash Staggered Mounting System  
The invention comprises a completely recessed wall-wash lighting fixture capable of being installed within a ceiling. The lighting fixture comprises a housing, which contains a lamp. The invention...
US20140062659 INTERFACE ASSEMBLY  
An interface component for insertion in a certain-sized connection box placed for another component such as a switch or other electrical mechanism. The interface component may bring in new...
US20100024321 SHIM HAVING A PLURALITY OF SNAP LINES  
A shim is described that includes a plurality of snap lines extending along a length and/or width of the shim.
US20150244157 FLUSH MOUNT ELECTRICAL PLATE AND METHOD FOR INSTALLING SAME  
A mounting tray for a supporting and electrical component relative to an opening in a wall can include a rear wall that defines an opening. A sidewall can extend outwardly from the rear wall and...
US20070204555 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR USING LIGHT TO INDICATE INCONSISTENCY LOCATIONS ON A COMPOSITE STRUCTURE  
A method for using light to indicate locations of inconsistencies on a composite structure. The method generally includes electronically accessing positional data defining one or more...
US20090188177 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR RAISING BUILDINGS  
An apparatus for lifting and lowering buildings includes first and second beam support frames. Each support frame includes a horizontal base adapted to rest on the ground, a vertical beam guide...
US20120124934 Arctic Platform  
The instant disclosure relates to a system and method of constructing drilling and production platforms useful in remote, inaccessible and/or environmentally sensitive operating environments....
US20140215936 FRICTION DAMPING MECHANISM FOR DAMPED BEAMS AND OTHER STRUCTURES  
A system includes a structure configured to undergo oscillatory movement. The system also includes a friction damping clamp coupled to the structure. The friction damping clamp includes a housing...
US20060196145 Method and calculator for converting concrete reinforcing materials to an equivalent quantity of concrete reinforcing fibers  
Method for converting a first type of concrete reinforcing material to an equivalent quantity of concrete reinforcing fibers for designing a reinforced concrete slab. Fibers may be steel or other...
US20090025322 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR BUILDING HOMES IN A FACTORY LACKING A ROOF OR EXTERIOR WALL  
In one embodiment, a building manufacturing system is provided. The system includes a manufacturing facility. The manufacturing facility includes one or more walls arranged to form a substantially...
US20080128030 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR THE COLLECTION, RETENTION AND REDISTRIBUTION OF RAINWATER AND METHODS OF CONSTRUCTION OF THE SAME  
Systems and methods for collecting, storing, and redistributing water, which systems and methods make use of building foundations and surface concrete slab structures. A variety of rainwater...
US20090084053 External corner member, constructing structure of external corner portion and construction method of external corner portion using the same  
To provide an external corner member with excellent workability, which can be constructed on an external corner portion of a building without making a noticeable gap formed in abutting portion and...
US20100126088 REPAIR AND REINFORCEMENT SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR NON-STANDARD DOORS AND JAMBS  
A door security system serves to substantially improve the reliability of the entire door assembly with sidelights. The system may comprise five or six components generally having an L-shaped...
US20090064629 Flush Mount Panels With Multiple Aligned Receiving Brackets  
A panel with multiple openings and brackets can be used to flush-mount multiple components in a wallboard. The panel is installed flush with the wallboard and the junction between the panel and...
US20080127601 Building, building walls and other structures  
A tough, water-proof building system provides wall, ceiling, and floor structures, as well as accessories. The walls can be designed to have vertical and horizontal strengths sufficient to be used...
US20050086899 Hospitality trade process  
The invented process provides a whole hospitality experience original to the needs of our time. The integrated process begins with unique solicitation procedures by a group of special agencies,...
US20130074423 MOTORIZED ROTATING GUTTER  
A roof-mounted actuator of a gutter dumping assembly is actuatable to rotate a gutter from an initial, upright position to a downwardly-facing dumped position in order to dump debris from the...
US20100126078 REMOVABLE DOWNSPOUT FOR A GUTTER SYSTEM  
A removable downspout system for use with conventional gutter systems includes a spout mated with a gutter of the gutter system, a box mated with a downspout for the gutter system, and components...
US20080022622 Controlling Cracks in Cementitious Materials  
Referring to FIG. 1, an embodiment of the invention involves means 1 for controlling cracking in a body of cementitious material, for example concrete, having an elongate base 2, elongate side...
US20090178348 Solar heat collecting apparatus  
A solar heat collecting dome includes a frame having an odd number of frame elements extending upward and inward from a floor structure to a disk at the top of the dome. A dome shaped helical...
US20140259970 BRACKET, A BUILDING MODULE, A METHOD FOR MAKING THE MODULE, AND A METHOD FOR USING THE MODULE TO CONSTRUCT A BUILDING  
A bracket for a building module. The bracket has a platform bearing a substantially planar surface, first and second sides appending from the platform away from the planar surface, and a bottom...
US20100139572 Swiflets Farming for Production of Edible Bird's Nests  
A swiftlet breeding facility, for use in creating and harvesting edible bird's nests. The facility includes sub-systems for injecting live insect and worm prey, and water, into an aerial enclosure...
US20090211171 Multi-dwelling unit multipurpose signal distribution apparatus  
A multi-dwelling unit multipurpose signal distribution apparatus includes a housing adapted to be disposed in a multi-dwelling unit room, an optical network terminal and at least one additional...
US20070144108 ASSEMBLING METHOD AND ASSEMBLY JIG OF BUILDING STRUCTURE COMPOSED OF PIPE STRUCTURE  
The invention provides a method and an assembly jig for fixing a pipe structure unit manufactured by assembling tenons and mortises formed on end portions of pipes to a building structure. The...
US20130192163 WALL LEVELING DEVICE AND METHOD FOR MANUFACTURING AND USING THE SAME  
An adjustable stud adapter is configured to attach to a stud. The adjustable stud adapter includes a front surface, a side surface substantially perpendicular to the front surface, and a first...
US20100024348 METHOD OF EXPANSION  
A method of expansion.
US20090249705 Mounting Receivers with Spackling Rim Gradient  
A panel with a receiver is used to install a component into a wallboard. The panel is inserted into an opening into a wallboard, and the junction between the panel and the wallboard is taped and...
US20100018130 Collapsible Buildings And Building Modules  
A collapsible building module including: a floor panel; a plurality of wall panels, each having an upper end and a lower end and being connected to said floor panel at or adjacent their lower ends...
US20140007543 BLAST RESISTANT STRUCTURAL BUILDING ELEMENT  
One embodiment is directed to a blast resistant building element having a compressed polymeric foamed core, the element including an internal track having an internal track web integrally...
US20140069026 ROSTRUM AND ROSTRUM SUPPORT STRUCTURE  
In a rostrum, comprising a rostrum support structure comprising a plurality of frame units; the frame units comprising at least a first frame unit, a second frame unit which is retractable in a...
US20120317893 Security Systems and Methods of Using Same  
Described herein are security systems for both preventing intrusion by an unwanted party and detecting or locating where the attempted intrusion has occurred. The security systems in a broad...
US20070193206 Improved Method of Assembling Metal Doors and Metal Doors Assembled Thereby  
A method to fabricate and assemble metal doors and panels, or similar structures, is taught. Under the present invention, profiled edges of two or more skins forming the sides of the door or panel...
US20080304927 Cutting bit adapted to cut metal and wood and associated method  
A cutting bit adapted to cut wood or metal is disclosed. The cutting bit is prepared by a process which includes the step of performing a forming operation on a metal blank so as to create a...
US20100043308 PORTABLE BUILDING  
A method of increasing the volume of a portable building which has a tilt up roof extension and a tilt down floor extension by attaching temporary rams and brackets on the roof extension and floor...
US20090026192 Electric radiant heating element positioning mats and related methods  
In an embodiment, a mat includes a base and a plurality of studs that together may position an electric radiant heating element within a floor or wall, and may protect the electric radiant heating...
US20090249703 Motorized Rotating Gutter  
A roof-mounted actuator of a gutter dumping assembly is actuatable to rotate a gutter from an initial, upright position to a downwardly-facing dumped position in order to dump debris from the...
US20080127574 SHOPPING MALL WITH VEHICLE-ACCESSIBLE ENTERTAINMENT AREA, AND METHODS OF OPERATING SAME  
A shopping mall combined with an entertainment facility includes a drive-in area with a large video display screen adapted to provide visibility of images displayed thereon during daylight hours....
US20080249795 System and method for evaluating office buildings for leasing  
A system and method for calculating the amount of space that a user will be required to lease in various office buildings and providing a comparison so that the user can make educated decisions...
US20090139178 METHOD AND APPARATUS TO DETECT AND LOCATE DAMAGE AND BREACHES IN ROOF MEMBRANES  
A leak in a membrane on top of a horizontal roof deck is located by a manually operable carriage which is swept over the upper surface of the membrane on the roof deck. A measuring and switching...
US20140311059 MOMENT FRAME LINKS WALL  
A lateral bracing system having high initial stiffness and including yield links capable of effectively dissipating stresses generated within the lateral bracing system under lateral loads.
US20150107185 WATERPROOF SCREW, SEALING MATERIAL, METHOD FOR STRUCTURE INSTALLATION, AND STRUCTURE FOR STRUCTURE INSTALLATION  
A waterproof screw includes a screw member including a head portion and a shank portion and a sealing material covering the circumference of the shank portion. In the sealing material, the...
US20110167748 Device for and Method of Repairing Damaged Wallboard Openings  
A device for and method of repairing damaged openings in wallboard, especially openings for electrical and electronic appliances, comprising a rear flange, front flange and a connecting member to...
US20090064627 Flush Mount Panels With Interconnects  
The present invention provides a system and method of aligning wall or ceiling mounted components. The mounted components are placed within brackets which, in turn, are placed within panels that...
US20080115447 Method of connecting post to joist  
A bracket having a long leg and a base having three layers. A preferred bracket has support sides connecting the long leg and the base. Any bracket may be used to attach any portion of a structure...