Diagonal measurement of a rectangle

Diagonal measurement of a rectangle

Learning how to find the diagonal measurement of a rectangle is a fundamental skill all construction professionals should pocess Diagonal measurement of a rectangle will work on all buildings with a 90 degree angle. Here is some advice on making sure this happens. I...

What is Concrete?

Concrete Concrete is a material we will all come across at some point in our DIY projects or on construction sites. In general terms we can not jsut use the word “concrete” and think it is all the same, as i will explain, there are many different types and...

What is Efflorescence

What is Efflorescence? Efflorescence is often described as an ugly residue that is often seen after the construction has finished. In construction terms we use the word "Efflorescence" to describe a white residue left on the brickwork. It is...

What Is Brickwork Co-ordination

Brickwork Co-Ordination is a term architects use when producing drawings or you are doing the drawings yourself, you should always keep in mind of the dimensions of the bricks and the openings you are proposing to introduce into your building. Great care should be...

Brick sizes

In this page i will try to show you the most common size of bricks today and the importance of having a good knowledge of gauging your brickwork. Getting the mortor joints consistant is one of the most important things you will learn, it is the thing that will make...
Brickwork Bonds

Brickwork Bonds

The strength of the brickwork depends on a good brick bond. By brickwork bond we mean the over-lapping of the bricks, over that last 30-40 years stretcher bond has taken over from flemish bond as the most popular brickwork bond. The reasons are quite varied, but...
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