Updated November 11th, 2019Cement mortar is the most commonly used building material 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, […]
Updated June 18th, 2020 To know the quality of bricks following seven tests can be performed. In these tests, some are performed in the laboratory and the rest are on the field. Compressive strength test Water Absorption test Efflorescence test Hardness test Size, Shape and Color test Soundness test Structure test 7 Tests to Justify […]
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 […]
There are different types of plaster used in building construction. Learn how many types of plaster are there in building construction.
Updated February 3rd, 2019 Defects in plastering can spoil all your creativity. A home is a dream for most of us. We decorate our home in many ways. One of the ways is painting our home with our creativity. Painting is normally done on the plastered surface. If the plaster quality is not good enough […]