There is a formula to calculate the unit weight of steel bars. I’ll come that point later. Why do we need to know the unit weight of steel bars? When we estimate the steel bars for a Reinforced Concrete member we get the length of that as a result. For example, 1000 feet 20mm ø […]

## How to Estimate Materials for Isolated Footing

Companies often use Software for estimating the project cost. They more often do this for biding purpose. But we are construction professionals and working on field level. So we can’t always use software for estimating materials for the small part of a building. Sometimes it is impossible to construct the whole part of a building at […]

## Completion: The 8th Work Phase of a Building Construction, bct9

When I started this tutorial series I had a plan in my mind that I’ll describe every point of a residential building construction process from a construction professional’s point of view. For that purpose, I first divided the whole construction process into 8 work phases. Each work phase is a summary post of different tasks of […]

## 7 Cement Tests to Justify Its Quality

Producing large quantity of cement with quality is practically impossible. So when you buy cement there is certain possibility of quality variation in cement. That is why it is essential to test the cement to know its quality not only you paid for this but also to forestall the possibility of a failure through the […]

## Finishing Work in a Building Construction Project, BCT8

If you are a regular reader of this blog then you know how I design this building construction tutorial series. There are 8 work phases and finishing work is the 7th work phase of that tutorial series. Typical finishing work of a building construction includes plastering, tiles work, painting, wooden work, metal work, electrical and […]

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