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Category: Construction Blog

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10 April

The Construction Process of a Concrete Floor Slab The construction process of a concrete floor slab includes the erection of formwork, the placement of reinforcement, the pouring, compacting, the finishing of the concrete, and the removal of the curing and formwork of the concrete slab. Building a concrete slab is a step-by-step process, that needs […]

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10 April

How to Add a Touch of Luxury to Your Home with Construction Whether you’ve decided on building a home from scratch or remodeling a few areas around your house, undertaking a construction project is a very big task and one that requires expert advice and a lot of hands. Most people who choose to remodel […]

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10 April

Different Types of Concrete Finishing Equipment Both concrete and finishing equipment, are used to create the finishing of a concrete surface, with either a rough, smooth, broom, stipple or textured finish. This is done while the concrete is still in a plastic state. The equipment required for the finishing process, are all used differently, depending […]

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10 April

What is Building Information Modeling (BIM) Software? Building information modeling (BIM), refers to a process that is supported by different types of tools and technologies, which is also supported by the current generation and at the hands of the management of the digital depiction of both functional and real characteristics of places. BMI are files […]

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09 April

3 Tips to Help Startup Contractors Survive a Competitive Construction Market Small companies have always received the short end of the stick, as they are usually inexperienced or don’t have the financial means to support themselves. It can be overwhelming for small-scale and startup companies, as their main goal is merely to survive and pay […]

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05 April

The Purpose and Requirements of a Foundation The importance of a proper foundation, for a construction project, is something that cannot be stressed enough. A foundation is crucial for carrying the load of a substructure. The purpose of a foundation, however, goes far beyond providing a reliable structure to build upon. A foundation is thus […]

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02 April

Construction Risks and Safety Roles for Workers and Employers Since the construction industry is incredibly dangerous, and pose a lot of safety risks, there are many safety roles and tips that are encouraged and enforced on site. These are implemented to prevent accidents, injuries, or even worse, fatalities. With hundreds of thousands of individuals obtaining […]

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02 April

6 Different Types of Foundation for Construction Projects Foundations are often described as shallow or deep structures in the ground. There are six different types of building foundations in construction, all of which have different uses. The two categories of which these are divided into, are the shallow and deep foundations. The shallow foundations Combined […]

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29 March

Top 40 Construction Companies In South Africa 2021 We have compiled a list of the top 40 ranked construction companies in South Africa in the main search engines like Google, Bing and Yahoo. When doing a search for construction companies or list of construction companies in SA then these 40 results comes up in the […]

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29 March

Different Roles in the Construction Industry The construction industry can be tough. Especially because it’s not about the work that’s complicated to do, in certain roles, but it’s more the strain of the work, that adds to a dangerous and comprehensive industry. If you are considering a job in the construction industry, it’s very important […]

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