The construction material you choose, such as wood, metal, or concrete, will dictate the strength of your structure, and can be Fire, Water and Wind resistant.
Monolithic Dome structures, known to be one of the strongest, cannot be destroyed by most natural or man made disasters. They are impervious to Hurricanes and Tornadoes. In cases of fire, even though contents that are flammable will be lost, the basic structure can remain unaffected.
Since a circle contains the most square footage of any design shape, the Dome structure allows for a wide variety of floor plan designs because they need no Interior Support.
This same shape offers Energy Efficiency in the cost of running and heating.
We’ll be covering a wide range of Dome structures. For a detailed look at the variety of Domes and their construction, read our detailed Introduction to Dome Structures.
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