Saturday, February 06, 2016

Stone work Specifications

  • Bushing is more than specified (should not project more than 4 cm on exposed face and 1 cm on the face to be plastered).
  • Stones not wetted before use.
  • Mortar not mixed with mechical mixer.
  • Proper bond between two connected walls not provided.
  • Stones with round surface not to be used.
  • Stones not tested for water absorption.
  • Sand used has more silt content or contains harmful sulphates/ chemicals, fineness modulus not checked.