# Quantity Estimation

## How to calculate the quantity of cement and sand required for plastering?

What is plastering? The process of covering the rough surfaces of walls/ceilings with plastic material to obtain an even, smooth, regular, and durable surface is called plastering. The plastic material used depends upon the types of plaster required. The types of plaster generally used are, In this article, let’s discuss how to calculate the quantity […]

## How to find the weight of steel bars used in construction?

What is steel? Steel is one of the most important construction materials around the world. It is almost used in every aspect of the construction process. Steel is an alloy of iron, carbon, and small amounts of manganese, silicon, phosphorus, and sulfur. The carbon content in steel is limited to 2% because the amount of

## How to calculate the materials required for the concrete column in 4 simple steps?

Concrete column plays an important role in the framed structure to transmit loads from slabs to the foundation. Hence due importance should be given while constructing the column. To construct a strong column, one should know the optimum quantities of materials required so any mistakes like shortage of materials or excess of materials shall be

## Practical Examples of Brickwork Estimation

We have already discussed the 3 ways of doing brick wall/brickwork estimation. If you don’t read that article, please go read that article and come to this post to get a clear idea of brickwork estimation otherwise you find it difficult to catch up. Read here: How to calculate the number of bricks, cement, and

## How to calculate the number of bricks, cement, and sand required for constructing a brick wall? | 3 Best simple ways

Brick wall / Brickwork is nothing but masonry produced by a bricklayer, using bricks and mortar. Mortar is a mixture of sand, cement, and water and is used in masonry construction to hold the bricks together. If you are wondering how many bricks you needed and how much cement bag is required for constructing a