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Exterior wall Construction Best method

Wed Sep 28, 2011Total posts : 6
sunny420
sunny420
Join date: Sep 2011
Topic: Exterior wall Construction Best method

Plzz guide me
What r the latest methods to construct exterior wall of personal double floor residential house without using clay bricks... which r best and can take load also of heavy items like almiroh heavy beds, small safe ,etc r placed on upper floor.  

Is Clc bricks (Cellular light weight bricks ) is the good option...for this..
how much load these can take...
Tue Oct 04, 2011Post  #1
ravi at Dalmia
ravi at Dalmia

Join date: Oct 2011
Hi Sunny, experts would always suggest common burnt clay bricks for construction but people lately have begun to experiment. CLC or the cellular light weight bricks have become very popular in recent times.
- They have a good strength to weight ratio and helps in reduction  
  of dead load resulting in saving of steel & cement, also reduces
  the foundation size
- Air conditioning requirement is considerably reduced because of  
  a better acoustics and thermal insulation
Consult some experts to get more info on this and if possible see some live examples as decisions like these are made only once for a lifetime.
Good luck :) 
 
Wed Oct 05, 2011Post  #2
sunny420
sunny420

Join date: Sep 2011
Post subject: Strong ground floor on the upper floor

Plzz tell can clc (cellular lightweight concrete) bricks construction walls & floor can bear load on the upper floor...if heavy weight is loaded on the upper floor  which is easily bearable in the case of bricks construction...
Or plzz tell me
how can we make a proper strong ground floor on the upper floor that can bear heavy load of  wooden and alluminium almirahs, gym home machinery, an office with small goderj safe, etc
 
Wed Oct 05, 2011Post  #3
Shrinath Rao
Shrinath Rao

Join date: May 2011

With a very good strong mortar plastering, it is possible to have construction of a brick wall which can take the load in first floor.

If load acting on the structure is more, then you can go for reinforced brick wall construction, where you can save money interms of concrete, and also it is a low energy consumed material when compared to concrete.

 
Wed Oct 05, 2011Post  #4
S L Gupta (Civil Engg)
S L Gupta (Civil Engg)

Join date: Mar 2008

Dear Sunny

      You should go with RCC Column  and beam at roof level a go with what type of brick you want to use.

 
Thu Oct 06, 2011Post  #5
sunny420
sunny420

Join date: Sep 2011
Hello sir
First of all thanks for guiding me...
Now plzz guide
How can we make a good strong mortar plastering...and what r the things to keep in mind for best good strong mortar plastering. Also
Is in the market also we can get any good strong mortar plastering material or solution as some companies are selling. if yes which one is best cost and quality wise...

And what is
reinforced brick wall construction. How it is done...if possible plzz guide me how it save money interms of concrete, and also it is a low energy consumed material when compared to concrete.

Waiting for ur Reply Sir..
 
Mon Oct 17, 2011Post  #6
Chatar Singh
Chatar Singh

Join date: Sep 2011
Post subject: Stregthening 4 inch brick wall

Dear Sir,

I got constructed a 40 feet long 4 inch thick wall section on all sides of a 60 x 20 feet plot. I feel that 4 inch wall is not all that strong although people are constructing 5 storied houses in South Delhi rampantly.

How can I stregthen these walls now that they are already built but not yet plastered?

Do you think Dr Fixit or something are any help?

Thanks

CS

 

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