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.

In an earlier post, we have discussed how to calculate the material for concrete? & now we are going to see how to calculate the volume for trapezoidal footing volume along with an example. Trapezoidal Volume Calculation Formula The below formula is used to calculate the volume of the trapezoidal…

The D²/162.2 formula is using to calculate the weight of rounded bar in Kg/m. Then how to calculate the weight of Steel plate or irregular shape? So in this post, we are going to discuss how to calculate steel bar weight and how to calculate steel plate weight.

Brick is one of the most common and traditional building material. Bricks are available in the market by different size and classification and we may choose it based on the design requirement.

Let’s assume a typical case where you need to concrete a floor for that day. You have to instruct the labourers to bring the required materials from the stock room for the day or you need to buy materials from the store. In these two scenarios, you need to know…

We are going to estimate the required material quantity for Area – 10m2, Thickness of Mortar – 15mm (0.015m) and the Mortar Ratio – 1:3. So in dry conditions, we have to take 30 to 35% sand bulkage and add 20% for wastage.