# Category: Basics

## Types of Stirrups in Reinforcement

Generally, there is a lot of types of stirrups have been used in both column and beam reinforcement.

## Difference Between Carpet, Built Up and Super Built area – Explanation

The main thing we must know about in construction of a building is the Carpet area, Built up & super built area along with its difference. If we understand the …

## How to calculate Stair Case Steps – Example Calculation

Another little confusing task in construction is calculating the number of steps for a staircase.But it simply easy when you understand the method of calculation.

## How to Calculate Water Tank Size for Home

Another confusing task in building construction apart from the septic tank design is How to calculate the water tank size. But we can make it is easy to choose the …

## Design of Septic Tank and Soak Pit – Detailed Procedure

A little confusing thing in building construction is a design of septic tank and soak pit for the households.

## Difference Between Beam and Column

A structure built up by various components and those all are designed to stabilize the structure. A building can stand without beam but cannot stand without a column.

## Acceptance Criteria Concrete Cube Test Results

If the cube test results show the concrete strength failure that was an awkward moment for an Engineer. the criteria mentioned in IS code to accept or neglect the Concrete …

## Standard Deviation of Concrete Cube Test

In design mix of concrete, the target mean strength should be equal to the characteristic strength plus 1.65 times the standard deviation.

## Standard Size of Lintel & its Types

A lintel is a horizontal member which is rest on the door or window opening to support the portion of the structure above it. Besides, the function of a lintel …

## Bar Bending Schedule Formulas

An accurate bar bending schedule can able to prepare based on the bar bending schedule formulas. In Fact, the bar bending schedule formulas are called Bar bending shape codes.