What is creep in concrete Structure? How creep occurs?

What is creep in concrete Structure? How creep occurs?

What is the creep of concrete ? When a concrete structure is subjected to any load then it deforms instantly. This is known as instantaneous deformation which is temporary in nature. But, what will happen if we provide a load Continue reading What is creep in concrete Structure? How creep occurs?

What is rust stain in Concrete? How to remove rust stains from concrete?

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What is rust stains? It is the same as the rust in steel or iron. Rust stain occurs when the minerals like copper, iron, zinc, magnesium, etc come in contact with concrete for a long period of time. There exist Continue reading What is rust stain in Concrete? How to remove rust stains from concrete?

Weight of concrete per cubic foot – Step by step Calculation

Weight of concrete per cubic foot - Step by step Calculation

Hello guys, In this article, you will learn how to calculate the weight of concrete in a cubic foot. We do not measure the dimension of all structures like column, beam, slab, etc in meters. Sometimes we have to measure Continue reading Weight of concrete per cubic foot – Step by step Calculation

When to remove concrete forms in Construction? CheckList of Form Work

When to remove concrete forms

In this article today I am gonna show you a safe time period to remove formwork from concrete. There are different de-shuttering times for different structures like a beam, column, slab, stair, etc. The formwork for concrete structure should be Continue reading When to remove concrete forms in Construction? CheckList of Form Work

How to Calculate flexural strength of concrete? | Flexural strength formula

Flexural strength formula

It is very easy to calculate the flexural strength of concrete by using a simple flexural strength formula which is given below. Let us discuss the process of calculation. The flexural strength of concrete is an alternate method for measuring Continue reading How to Calculate flexural strength of concrete? | Flexural strength formula

Different between pre tensioning and post tensioning concrete Structure

pre tensioning and post tensioning

Different between pre-tensioning and post-tensioning members These methods are used under the pre-stressing process which has few edges over the orthodox non-stressed structures like greater span to depth ratio, higher moment, and shear capacity. These methods are generally adopted in Continue reading Different between pre tensioning and post tensioning concrete Structure

How to Calculate rate analysis for plaster work Step by Step?

How to Calculate rate analysis for plaster work Step by Step?

What is Plastering? Plastering is done to cover the rough surface and the uneven surface of the wall or concrete structure with the help of mortar (A mixture of cement and sand) to make it regular, smooth clean, and durable Continue reading How to Calculate rate analysis for plaster work Step by Step?

Soak pit design – Septic tank Design calculation (Step by Step)

Soak pit design - Septic tank Design calculation (Step by Step)

Soak pit design and Septic tank Design calculation Hello, guys in this article we will discuss the design of the septic tank and soak pit. Septic tank is made up of concrete, polyethylene, fiberglass, etc. It is buried underground which Continue reading Soak pit design – Septic tank Design calculation (Step by Step)

Properties of aggregates- Physical properties, Chemical properties

Properties of aggregates

Aggregate meaning In the field of construction, the term “Aggregates” simply represent materials like sand, crushed stones, broken bricks, gravel, chips, etc. which are used in the manufacture of traditional cement concrete, asphalt concrete, or various other composite building materials. Continue reading Properties of aggregates- Physical properties, Chemical properties

How to calculate cutting length in bar bending schedule? -Numerical

How to calculate cutting length in bar bending schedule? -Numerical

In this article, I am going to explain how to calculate cutting length in bar bending schedule for steel of different types of structure. Bar Bending of steel is an estimation of the cutting of steel. I have summarised in Continue reading How to calculate cutting length in bar bending schedule? -Numerical