Yearly Archives: 2016

The Secrets Of Asbestos Roofing Sheets You Must Know

Today on contractor secrets, i will be discussing on the reasons why asbestos has been banned as a roofing material in most advanced countries.Asbestos...

Investments: How to Invest In Hostels Around Higher Institutions In The Country

It’s a few months after my graduation from Delta State Polytechnic, Ozoro and as a potential NYSC Member, I had to go for my...

High Cost Of Construction In Nigeria, 8 Reasons It Happens

I hope you enjoyed my previous post on the processes involved in getting approval for your building plan? Well, today we will be taking...

Processes Involved in Applying And Getting An Approval For Building Permit In Lagos State

For clients and contractors, having an approval for your building plan is one of the most important steps that must be taken in order...

How To Calculate The Quantity Of Sand And Number Of Trips Of Sand Needed For Your Building Project

  Today on buildingcontractorsecrets.blogspot.com/, i am going to talk about how you can calculate the quantity of sand needed during the sand filling stage of...

How To Calculate The Number Of Blocks Needed For Your Fence Project Measuring 100ft By 60ft

Based on my Love for civil Engineering, i have come to understand that it would not always be possible to contact a professional engineer...

How To Calculate the Quantity of Materials (Sand and Cement) Required for 1 Cubic Meter of Cement Mortar

Sometimes on site, we are faced with the problem of calculating for the amount of materials (sand and cement) required in plastering or rendering!...

Quantities Needed For A Cubic Meter Of Concrete

Quantity of materials such as cement, sand, coarse aggregates and water required per cubic meter of concrete  and mortar varies with the mix design...

Difference Between Tender Documents And Contract Drawings

To understand the difference between tender documents and contract documents, first we have to understand what these documents contain.Tender Documents:A tender is an offer in...

How To Calculate Soil Bearing Capacity And Types Of Bearing Capacity Of The Soil

The bearing capacity of soil is defined as the capacity of the soil to bear the loads coming from the foundation. The pressure which...

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