Calculating the concrete quantity for a staircase is a little bit tidy as it is inclined and has geometrical shapes. But we can do that easily using some formulas. Let’s first know deeply about a staircase. Staircase and Its Parts A staircase is an essential part of a building which is provided to make a […]

## How To Calculate Steel Quantity From Drawing -the Easy Way

Before going to build any RCC structure we need to calculate steel quantity for purchasing. We only have drawings. So, we need to calculate steel quantity from drawings. There is no easy formula for calculating steel quantity. But the basic thing is simple. The Basic Formula For Calculating Steel Quantity No matter what type of […]

## How to Estimate Beam Reinforcement The Right Way

An ordinary person can estimate reinforcement as a lump sum. I see many people estimate reinforcement as a percentage of concrete volume. Such as 2% or 1.5% of concrete volume. But as a construction professional you shouldn’t estimate rebar quantity as a percent of concrete volume. You should estimate that as shown in the structural […]

## What Should Be The Water-Cement Ratio For Plastering Mortar

How much water do we need to prepare cement mortar for plastering? What should be the water-cement ratio for plastering? These questions are flowing in my mind for several days. Our common practice is, we don’t give much attention to the water content of plastering mortar. We just leave it to masons who involve in […]

## Cement Mortar Calculation For Plastering: The Easiest Way

Cement mortar is the most commonly used building materials for plastering. The main ingredients of cement mortar are cement and sand. It’s prepared by mixing cement, sand, and water. Before plastering a surface we first need to get the required volume of cement and sand. To calculate the cement and sand volume, you need to […]

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