When you plan to make brick walls on a building floor, the first step is to estimate the brickwork quantity and the second step is to calculate the required materials for the brickwork. You then need to purchase and stack the materials on your project. Then you can start making brick walls. We make different […]

## How to Calculate Materials For Different Ratio Concrete

Nowadays, most of the modern construction companies use computer-aided software for their estimating and costing solution. But we often estimate materials on a project manually for purchasing purpose. When we need to cast concrete members of a building, we either use ready-mix concrete or prepare the concrete manually on site based on the mix design. […]

## How to Calculate the Unit Weight of Steel Bars

Updated March 8th, 2019 There is a formula to calculate the unit weight of steel bars. I’ll come to that point later. Why do we need to know the unit weight of steel bars? When we estimate the steel bars of a Reinforced Concrete member we actually get the length of those bars. For example, […]

## How to Calculate The Dry Volume of Mortar

We need to calculate the dry volume of mortar whenever we want to know the required quantity of cement and sand for preparing mortar for our masonry work. Nowadays, cement mortar is mostly used for all types of masonry work. When we estimate the volume of mortar for various masonry work, we just get the wet […]

## What is The Dry Volume of Concrete and How to Calculate It?

Updated March 8th, 2019 If you want to estimate concrete ingredients, you need to know the dry volume of concrete. To estimate the concrete quantity we just take the dimension from drawings and then calculate the volume. The result we get is the actual concrete quantity and it is the wet volume of concrete. If […]

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