Actually, this website includes information for both the do-it-yourselfer and for those who would rather purchase a kit to be assembled at home or at some special site.
Most of the geodesic frames listed here use 2x2 or 2x3, 2x4 or maybe 2x6 lumber or PVC plastic pipe or electrical metal tubing (EMT) as strut members and this material is easily available at most any lumber yard or the Home Depot. Some very low cost sturdy shelters can be constructed using these commonly available materials. Also available are businesses selling geodesic "hubs" or connectors which make your construction project much easier. Included here are also special dome building projects by individual persons or institutions for education or fun. Also, need to mention that i use this website to include any shape frame suitable for a flexible fabric or synthetic material covering, not just geodesic shapes which comprise the great majority of frame systems.
Just so you'll know . . . This website is advertising driven. Advertising income pays the bills like hosting fees and other expenses. I am adding another quality advertising source which i like a lot - Amazon.com.
If you the viewer of this website . . . Or a business with a free listing on my website would consider making purchases of the items that interest you from my "Amazon Ad Placements" that would be very helpful and appreciated.
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Also, Very Important Thing To Do . . . Please do not give a deposit or cash payment to any of these businesses listed here without first doing your research on them and establishing some sort of assurance that they are going to fulfill their end of the deal. I have not, nor can i screen these listings here - they are here for your use as a starting point in your search for a shelter for yourself. Some of them may be out of business, in bankruptcy, or having financial difficulty, or God only knows what kind of problems they could be having. Please try to go to great lengths to protect yourself - They do!
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