Roof Water Proofing Methods

In any building the element which is mostly susceptible to the ingress of water is the roof. So what are the roof water proofing methods? Roof slab is exposed to direct climatic variations, extremes of rainfall and structural movements caused thereby.With the advancements in chemicals and better understanding of construction…continue reading →

Difference between Marble and Ceramic Tiles

In order to know which floor type is better and sustainable you actually need to know the basics and difference between marble and ceramic tile flooring. The pros and cons of marble and ceramic tile flooring is actually dependent on its usage, location and structure types. Marble flooring although has…continue reading →

4 Methods To Prevent Basement Flooding

Your house comprises of various types of rooms and amenities, which are all there for a purpose. Hence, maintaining them is important so that they can benefit you in several ways. One of these places is a basement that serves multiple purposes such as for laundry, storage, protection against bad…continue reading →

Advantages and Disadvantages of Flat Slab?

Concrete slabs are one of the most common structural elements of modern buildings and infrastructures including residential, commercial plazas, hospitals or buildings having industrial significance. Typically 4 to 20 inches of reinforced concrete mat like element is constructed as roof ceilings or floors for interior while thinner slabs are used…continue reading →

What is Plum Concrete?

The word plum means large stones which are termed as boulders or coarse aggregates if technically speaking.The plum concrete is actually an economical variation of mass concrete. The use of plum concrete is preferred if the required thickness of PCC is excessive or large.This is mainly done below the foundations…continue reading →

Pile Foundation Construction Procedure

We have already defined the pile foundation, its type and importance in case of low bearing ground conditions. But this post will mainly deal about the procedures and steps that are undertaken for the construction of pile foundation. Pile foundation construction procedure is not simple as it involves heavy machinery…continue reading →

10+ Must To Consider Points For Foundation Engineer

A wise engineer once said “A structure is no stronger than its connections”. Although this statement usually invokes images of connections between individual structural members. It also applies to those between a structure and the ground that supports it. These connections are known as its foundations. Even the ancient builders…continue reading →