Aggregate crushing value test | Step by Step Procedure with Calculation

Aggregate crushing value test

What is the crushing value of aggregate? The actual crushing value of an aggregate is a relative measure that shows the resistance to crushing under a slowly applied compressive load. Why do the Aggregate Crushing Value Test? Aggregate crushing value test is done the find the actual crushing value of aggregate. We Need to carry … Read more Aggregate crushing value test | Step by Step Procedure with Calculation

Column reinforcement details- As Per- IS456-2000

In Column reinforcement details

In Column reinforcement details we will talk about the Requirement of Longitudinal Reinforcement and Lateral Reinforcement of a Column. The column is defined as a vertical compressive member that is subjected to a compressive force. It shall be called a column if its effective length will be three times the least lateral dimension. If the … Read more Column reinforcement details- As Per- IS456-2000

What is green concrete | Advantages, and Disadvantages

green concrete

What is green concrete? In today’s world, all structures and creations are made ecofriendly. so that it doesn’t make any negative impact on the environment. Green concrete is one example of the creation made to make the balance between nature and structures. It was invented in 1998, Denmark. It is the conventional concrete, is made … Read more What is green concrete | Advantages, and Disadvantages

Types of lintel- RCC, Timber, Steel, Bricks and their Advantages

Types of lintel

What is Lintel? A beam that is placed across the opening like doors, windows, etc. is known as Lintel.It supports the loads above it. There are different types of lintel which are described below. Its ends are built into the wall and its width is equal to the thickness of wall. Bearings of Lintel Its … Read more Types of lintel- RCC, Timber, Steel, Bricks and their Advantages

Soundness test of cement- Procedure (By Le-Chatelier Method)

Soundness-test-of-cement

What is Soundness test of cement? The soundness test of cement is one of the methods to determine the volume change in cement and concrete after the setting. Excessive expansion after the setting is said to be unsound. It is done by two methods namely Le-Chatelier Method and the Auto-Clave test. Le- Chatelier Method is only … Read more Soundness test of cement- Procedure (By Le-Chatelier Method)

Difference between Godown and Warehouse | Place of goods Storage

Difference between Godown and Warehouse

GODOWN A godown is an unorganized form of warehouse used for the storage of goods. It is usually a commercial building or any storing place. Any place can be converted into a godown by storing products. Products that to be stored in godown are not arranged properly while in warehouse products are well arranged so … Read more Difference between Godown and Warehouse | Place of goods Storage

Difference between Load bearing structure and Framed structure

Difference between load bearing structure and framed structure

There are two types of structure they are load-bearing structure and framed structure. In this post, you will learn the difference between the load-bearing structure and framed structure in detail. So, I recommend you to read all content without skipping any paragraph. Simply load-bearing structure is the load is taken by a wall and then … Read more Difference between Load bearing structure and Framed structure

What is self healing concrete | Bacterial concrete | with Mechanism

self healing concrete

What is self healing concrete? Self-healing concrete was invented by a group of micro-biology researchers under the head of Henk Jonkers (Jonkers, 2011). Self healing concrete itself produces the lime that can heal the crack in the concrete when comes in contact with air, moisture. Concrete is the mixer of cement, water, sand, and other … Read more What is self healing concrete | Bacterial concrete | with Mechanism

BHK full form | 1BHK-2BHK-3BHK | BHK meaning for House planning

BHK full form | 1BHK-BHK-3BHK | BHK meaning for House planning

BHK is a symbolic representation of the types and layout out of the different rooms of the building. It helps to draw the plan and elevation of the building. The different notation of layout is 2BHK, 3BHK, 4BHK, 1.5 BHK, 2.5BHK, and many more. I have described below in little detail. Let’s see what they … Read more BHK full form | 1BHK-2BHK-3BHK | BHK meaning for House planning

Sand cone test Method- For Field Density of Soil with Formula

Sand cone test

Why to do Sand Cone test? Sand cone test is performed to test the field density in highway or road construction.Actually it is the simplest way to check the compaction of the different layers below the surface of the ground. Principle of Sand Cone Test To replace the excavated site soil with the help of … Read more Sand cone test Method- For Field Density of Soil with Formula