Bearing Walls Under Out-of-Plane Loads: A Design Overview

Bearing Walls Under Out-of-Plane Loads: A Design Overview  Bearing walls are structural compression members which also may resist out-of-plane lateral loads. The resulting moments are referred to as weak-axis bending. A tilt-up wall panel exposed to wind is an example of this type of wall. Per ACI 318-14, bearing walls may be designed as compression […]

Wooden Stair Ideas

There are many styles to choose from when building your new home. This wooden staircase design features graceful curves, beautifully detailed ironwork on the rails, and gorgeous cherry steps. The dramatic contrast between the deep rich wood and all white room creates a luxurious look.      

Brilliant Way to Decorate Your Stairs

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Manual Beam Design

BEAM  DESIGN 1.DATA L=3000mm Dead  load=6KN/m Live Load=8KN/m Finished load=0.75KN/m Wall Support=230Mm Concrete grade=M20, Steel grade=fe415 2.EFFECTIVE SPAN OF BEAM: Effective Span =c/c of support = 3230 mm 3.SIZE OF BEAM: Effective depth=Span/12 =269.16mm , Say 270mm Breadth=1/2d  =135mm Clear cover=25mm,Use 16 mm ø D=303 mm, Say 310 mm D=310mm d = 277mm, Say 280mm […]

DESIGN METHODS FOR BEAMS AND COLUMNS

A number of different design methods have been used for reinforced concrete construction. The three most common are working-stress design, ultimate-strength design, and strength design method. Each method has its backers and supporters. For actual designs the latest edition of the ACI Code should be consulted. Beams Concrete beams may be considered to be of […]

Organization for Successful Kitchen Plan

Deep planning and organizing the space before people start to use it is necessary in any room. Preparation of the interior for its normal and optimal function is what people do before they move in their new home. Or, when they do remodeling and reconstructing of parts of their home. Deep Planning the Kitchen and […]