Fly ash bricks are the bricks which are made with the use of fly ash. Fly ash is a byproduct of the coal powered industries or plants which is produced by the burning or combustion of coals. Earlier it was released into the atmosphere by chimney but as the laws to reduce the air pollution…Continue Reading “Fly Ash Bricks: Replacement for Traditional Clay Bricks”

Concrete blocks are the blocks made of concrete. It can be of two types:- Solid Hollow Manufacturing Process of Concrete Blocks The production of concrete blocks consists of four basic processes: mixing, molding, curing and cubing. To get the details of these processes click here. Solid Concrete Blocks Concrete blocks having voids less than 25%…Continue Reading “Concrete Blocks: Less Known Facts”

Cement is the widely used construction material all over the world for the house construction. Choosing the best cement for house construction is necessary. There are two types of cement generally used for general purpose house construction: i) OPC ii) PPC Ordinary Portland Cement It is the most common type of cement which is used…Continue Reading “Which is the best Cement for House Construction: OPC or PPC?”