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by Jagz
September 22nd, 2019, 6:34 pm
Forum: Civil Construction
Topic: Is it worth to have an Architect for construction inspection
Replies: 10
Views: 4460

Re: Is it worth to have an Architect for construction inspection

Structural engineers usually inspect the steel at footing and roofing stages..Architects would inspect a lot of design elements like pergola, cased entrance, stairs and the overall adherence to the design.
by Jagz
September 21st, 2018, 9:15 am
Forum: Civil Construction
Topic: Plan To Start Construction
Replies: 87
Views: 27731

Re: Plan To Start Construction

I already have 30x40 G.F 2 bhk west facing house with brick masonry load bearing wall construction.
Have you considered the option of demolishing it and constructing from scratch?
Though a lot of engineers might not accept it, enhancing a structure of this kind, will limit the planning.
by Jagz
September 11th, 2018, 1:35 pm
Forum: Civil Construction
Topic: Concealed or hidden beams
Replies: 3
Views: 961

Re: Concealed or hidden beams

It is possible. The right way to decide, is to do a structural analysis. There are softwares available for the same..
by Jagz
February 22nd, 2018, 12:49 pm
Forum: Interiors
Topic: PVC wardrobes and kitchen cabinates
Replies: 12
Views: 8059

Re: PVC wardrobes and kitchen cabinates

PVC is a fire hazard.. I would not recommend PVC kitchen cabinets to anybody.
by Jagz
December 10th, 2017, 2:56 pm
Forum: Civil Construction
Topic: Contractor negligence and he wants to back out now
Replies: 11
Views: 3050

Re: Contractor negligence and he wants to back out now

It is good that you replace the contractor.. I think the risk is minimal at this stage. I would suggest you take an independent opinion of a structural engineer.. He might be able to suggest remedies regarding the room. ask your contractor to not cast the slab until you get the opinion of a structur...
by Jagz
July 25th, 2017, 2:16 pm
Forum: Apartments
Topic: Bought new flat near Bangalore University : V Good
Replies: 10
Views: 5250

Re: Bought new flat near Bangalore University : V Good

More like the company marketing person posting it.
by Jagz
May 11th, 2017, 5:12 pm
Forum: Civil Construction
Topic: Problem plastering the wall with 6" gap with neighbor wall
Replies: 6
Views: 1813

Re: Problem plastering the wall with 6" gap with neighbor wall

weather damage, pests etc will become a maintenance issue. See if you can pack it fully. If you have windows check if you can install a duct pipe with a duct fan for forced ventilation
by Jagz
April 24th, 2017, 8:19 pm
Forum: Civil Construction
Topic: Refer a Good painter
Replies: 10
Views: 2676

Re: Refer a Good painter

as a few more ppl are asking, I will post his number here Mr Dattu - 9975447853
by Jagz
April 12th, 2017, 1:37 pm
Forum: Civil Construction
Topic: Refer a Good painter
Replies: 10
Views: 2676

Re: Refer a Good painter

I got my new house painted in Yelahanka newtown Layout a month by a person named Dattatreya. They did a pretty good job. Please pm me if you need his contact details.
by Jagz
June 27th, 2016, 11:08 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Site upgraded to new version
Replies: 31
Views: 164739

Re: Site upgraded to new version

Hi,
The latest posts were on the homepage earlier. just visiting the home page we could get the updates.. not it requires an additional click+load.....I felt the earlier one was easier...Just my thoughts...
thanks
Jagz

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