In this article i will tell you how to calculate bricks in a wall. By the explanation describe below, you can make your own MS Excel Brick calculator program to calculate bricks in a wall. … [Read more...] about Brick calculator | Brickwork calculation and brick estimation

## Los Angeles Abrasion test | Test for road aggregates

Los Angeles abrasion test is used to check the hardness of the aggregates. Procedure for Los Angeles Abrasion test … [Read more...] about Los Angeles Abrasion test | Test for road aggregates

## Shuttering removal time of different structural members

Shuttering is the set of forms required to keep the concrete in place until it sets. In case you want to know about shuttering and how it is provided ? Click on this link. How shuttering is provided ? Shuttering removal time of different structural members is given below: … [Read more...] about Shuttering removal time of different structural members

## Weight of steel bars per meter – Weight of steel bars formula

Here is a list of mild steel bars weight. Diameter of bars in millimeter Weight of bars in kilogram 6 mm 0.22 kg/meter 10 mm 0.62 kg/meter 12 mm 0.89 kg/meter 16 mm 1.58 kg/meter 20 mm 2.469 kg/meter 25 mm 3.858 kg/meter Weight of steel bars formula To calculate weight of steel bars, there is a formula used to … [Read more...] about Weight of steel bars per meter – Weight of steel bars formula

## How to calculate quantity of mortar and its materials

Below is the step by step process of calculating quantity of mortar required for cementing. Area of the surface multiply with the thickness gives the quantity of mortar for uniform thickness. This quantity is increased by 30% for filling the joints and to make up uniform surface of wall. It will give wet mixed mortar. … [Read more...] about How to calculate quantity of mortar and its materials

## Specifications of First class brickwork

Specifications of First class brickwork All of the bricks used should be of first class. See the characteristics of first class bricks . … [Read more...] about Specifications of First class brickwork

## Properties of first class bricks

Properties of first class bricks All bricks should be of first class of standard specifications. Bricks should be made of … [Read more...] about Properties of first class bricks

## How much Curing of Concrete should be done ?

Curing of Concrete When concrete has begun to harden after about two hours of laying, then it should be kept wet by covering with wet gunny bags or wet sand for 24 hours. It is called curing of concrete. … [Read more...] about How much Curing of Concrete should be done ?

## How much Cover block should be provided in slab and beam ?

How much Cover block should be provided in slab and beam ? While concreting, steel bars should be given proper cover from sides and bottom. Concrete cover is provided by placing precast cover blocks under the steel bars. … [Read more...] about How much Cover block should be provided in slab and beam ?

## Characteristics of steel bars in Reinforced cement concrete (R.C.C.)

Characteristics of steel bars in Reinforced cement concrete (R.C.C.) Reinforced cement concrete may be defined as the Type of concrete in which steel bars are provided to provide tensile strength to the concrete. Following are the characteristics of steel bars in Reinforced cement concrete (R.C.C.) … [Read more...] about Characteristics of steel bars in Reinforced cement concrete (R.C.C.)