Archive for the ‘Civil Engg Construction and Graphics’ Category

Stretcher Bond or Common Bond | Header Bond Or Spanish Bond

Monday, April 4, 2011 0:00 2 Comments

Stretcher/Common Bond: Only used for walls of half brick thickness(partition wall) ,this is the only practical bond which can be used on a wall

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Requirements or Qualities of a good partition wall

Saturday, March 19, 2011 11:43 1 Comment

Qualities of a good partition wall: A good partition wall must fulfil the following requirements.

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What are Partition walls ? | Purpose & Advantages of Partition walls

Tuesday, March 15, 2011 18:56 No Comments

Partition walls : The walls which divide the floor area of the building into number of rooms to provide privacy

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What are Coordinating Dimensions and working Dimensions of Brick

Friday, February 18, 2011 12:24 No Comments

The coordinating dimensions are a measure of the physical  space taken up by a brick together with the mortar

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What is Dampness | Harmful Effects of Dampness

Thursday, January 6, 2011 16:22 1 Comment

Dampness: The Access or penetration of moisture contents inside a building through its walls, floors or roof is

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ASTM Standard Setting time for Cement | How setting time of cement is affected?

Saturday, November 27, 2010 22:41 3 Comments

ASTM C150 SPECIFIED SET TIMES BY TEST METHOD:

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Constituents of Concrete | Importance of Cement paste in Concrete

Saturday, November 27, 2010 21:31 No Comments

Constituents of Concrete: •Cement + water  =  cement paste •Cement +  water  + sand cement = mortar

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Weakness of Concrete | Concrete Ingredients

Saturday, November 27, 2010 20:14 No Comments

Weakness of Concrete : i.Normal concrete has comparatively low tensile strength and for structural applications it is normal practice to incorporate steel bars to resist

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Six General Types of Stairs | Straight Run Stairs | L Stairs

Friday, October 29, 2010 15:25 No Comments

There are six general types of stairs commonly used in residential construction: Straight run stairs L stairs Double L stairs

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