A Monolithic Dome church can be as small as a chapel or as large as a megachurch. It can consist of one or several domes, that can be built at one time or in economically manageable phases.
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With a Monolithic Dome, you have several advantages. The initial construction cost and construction time of a Monolithic Dome is generally less than that for a same-size, similarly equipped conventional structure.
The same is true for ongoing expenses, such as maintenance and insurance and particularly energy.
The construction materials and foam insulation of a Monolithic Dome create a structure that becomes a thermal battery. So, with a minimum of energy and regardless of the outdoor temperature, your church can maintain an interior that is comfortable and serene.
Buying a Monolithic Dome church is a serious decision that usually involves church leaders, administrators and the congregation. So, it’s vitally important that everyone involved understands the benefits of Monolithic construction and the procedures to follow to get more information and finalize plans. (Continued…)
Planning, particularly when it involves more than one person, is not always easy. Yet detailed planning is the key to building the worship facility your congregation needs and wants. Follow this link to ideas and information on just what to include in your planning and what’s new in church construction. (Continued…)
A Feasibility Study is a preliminary study for a project that compares the Monolithic Dome Process to other building systems. This preliminary analysis defines the design and intent of the project and provides an estimated budget and schedule, based on the best available information. Monolithic produces a Feasibility Study to assist a client before full design, management and/or construction services are engaged. (Continued…)
Many churches are not the simple structures they used to be. Modern ones often include sophisticated audio/video equipment, nationwide radio and TV broadcasting, stages for drama productions, theme buildings, etc. Follow this link to stories about Monolithic Dome churches with such features. (Continued…)
If you’re concerned about anything related to the planning and design of a Monolithic Dome school church, gym, etc. you will probably find the answer you need in this section. Besides articles by experts and Monolithic Dome owners and/or administrators, it contains tools, such as Googles’s “SketchUp,” for planning a dome and photographs. And new information is frequently added. (Continued…)