Category: Construction

On A Light Note…

On A Light Note…

On A Light Note… So, there were these three men that worked at a construction site. One day they sat down and opened their lunch. The African guy opened up his lunch and got grits. He said that if he […]

Waterproofing

Waterproofing

In construction, a building or structure is waterproofed with the use of membranes and coatings to protect contents and structural integrity. Waterproofing is a fundamental aspect of creating a building envelope, which is a controlled environment. The roof covering materials, […]

Construction Workers

Construction Workers

Construction workers are ordinary fathers, mothers, sisters, brothers, sons, daughters, grandchildren and in many cases grandparents. We tend to be overly indulged in our construction projects and forget the plight of the fundis, piecing together your construction project. Here are […]

Safety in your construction site

Safety in your construction site

Construction work has many hazardous tasks and conditions such as working with height, excavation, noise, dust, power tools and equipment. The most common fatalities are caused by the fatal four; Falls Being struck by an object Electrocutions Being caught in […]

BRC

BRC

You will hear many complaints from developers that their floor tiles are cracking and they start blaming ‘mutu wa tiles’. The tiler most likely has no blame. Such occurrences happen when a developer chooses to omit or use lower quality/specification […]

Zero Joint Walling

Zero Joint Walling

Outer walls in a building have many purposes. With a wall you can control many things, like inside climate (direct unwanted sunlight, temperature, humidity, speed of the air, hold materials in suspension like slabs, beams etc.), you can restrict the […]