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Types of Paints

Types of Paints There are seven types of paints, used commonly are : i) Oil paints: These are the traditions type having a linseed oil medium. Finishes vary from flat to oil-gloss.   Oil paints dry by evaporation of

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Tests for Bricks and Grading

Tests for Bricks and Grading   A brick is subjected to following tests for suitability of the construction work. Absorption iii. Crushing strength or compression strength Hardness Presence soluble salts Shape and size vii. Soundness

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Super Structure Building Construction

Super Structure Building Construction All exposed corners of columns and beams shall have straight edges and shall be champhered if specified in architectural drawings. Concreting of columns , beams, facias, and thin sections of concrete