PERU: EARQUAKE RESISTANT HOUSES MADE FROM ADOBE

It concentrates on the task to build permanent shelter, respecting the local culture and providing education on how to build safe, but affordable houses. It uses the traditional adobe technology which was the standard for a good and solid house until some decades ago. However, in recent times clay based constructions came under much criticism […]

SEPTIC TANK DESIGN

Septic System Design or Septic Tanks Design can be done in various process, but most of them are critical and time taking laborious process. Here in this article I have given tutorial on how to design Septic Tank Easily within 5 minutes and Determine Septic Tank Size. Design of Septic Tank In any septic system […]

Types of Joints in Concrete

All concrete, once placed, will contract slightly during the curing process; this is the primary cause of small surface cracks that appear during the curing process. When set, concrete will expand and/or contract slightly with ambient temperature. It is therefore advisable to incorporate some form of movement joint within larger slabs, particularly those 6m x […]