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Interlocking Stabilized Soil Blocks (ISSB)

NyumbaBora aims at working in conjunction with the Ministry of Transport, Infrastructure, Housing and Urban Development to promote the use of ISSB (Interlocking Stabilized Soil Blocks) across all counties due to its high appropriateness, local availability, small scale application and potential to address poverty and housing affordability challenges facing majority of Kenyans.Research conducted by [...]


The use of Expanded Polystyrene Boards (EPS) for construction purposes

What is EPS? EPS is an inert material that does not rot and provides no nutritional benefits to vermin therefore does not attract pests such as rats or termites. Its strength, durability and lightweight nature makes it a versatile and popular building product.  Applications include insulated panel systems for walls, roofs and floors as well as facades [...]