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House Information 04 – Spalling Concrete

House Information 04 – Spalling Concrete   Spalling concrete is the failure of concrete due to negative environmental impact(s) which stresses it as well as poor installation at the beginning stage of construction. Spalling concrete may result in structural damage as there are possibilities whereby the reinforcing bars are getting exposed. Therefore, it is important […]

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House Information 03 – House Structural

House Information 03 – House Structural   House structural materials are usually built using either structural steel or reinforced concrete. In some cases, both structures may be used and this is decided by the engineer after accessing the suitability for the design.   Factors for choosing house structural building materials:   1. Cost: Depending on […]

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House Information 02 – Pressure Grouting

House Information 02 – Pressure Grouting   Pressure Grouting, also known as Intrusion Grouting or Consolidation Grouting is the injection of a grout material into an isolated pore or void space by portioning the amount of water and cement. The grout may be a cementitious, resinous, or chemical solution mixture.    Types of Method – Up stage pressure […]

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House Information 01 – Foundation

House Information 01 – Foundation   Foundation or piling works are ground treatment which is by driving a pile into the ground below ground level. Except sheet pile, other piles like concrete pile, steel pile, bored pile are used to transfer the building load to the ground. It’s used to strengthen the soil so that the ground able to […]

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