Day: February 4, 2019

How to make a cellar in a private house

Usually waterproofing of walls, floor and ceiling is made using roofing material. This rolled material is recommended to be laid in two layers. The overlap between the sheets should be no less than 10-12 cm, and each subsequent row should be perpendicular to the previous one. Under the waterproofing it is necessary to pour a gravel-sand pillow with a thickness of not less than 100-150 mm.

Diagram of the waterproofing cellar

Correctly build a cellar under the house with high-quality waterproofing of walls is possible in the process of laying the foundation.

In this case, the work will not interfere with other structures and elements of the building. In the process of building walls, bitumen mastic is applied on their outer surface, on which, in turn, the roofing material is glued. When performing this operation, the sheets are arranged vertically with an overlap of 8-10 cm. (more…)

Overlap of the first floor on the wooden beams

The device overlapping the second floor on the wooden beams, as you can see – the procedure is simple. It is possible to assemble such a design, including independently. But, of course, performing the installation of the ceiling, you should strictly adhere to the established technologies. In this case, the design will be reliable and durable.

  Overlap of the first floor on the wooden beams

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How to make a homemade concrete mixer

  How to make a homemade concrete mixer

Many people like to make repairs on their garden plots with their own hands. To fix the foundation of the house, fill the track, put a fence on the posts, you need a unit such as a concrete mixer. There is no point in acquiring an industrial model, because it will be very expensive. In this case, making a concrete mixer with your own hands would be an excellent solution, which would not require large financial expenditures. So how do you make a concrete mixer yourself? Thanks to the presented video, you can clearly see the whole process of such production.

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How to make a frame house with your own hands

Before you start building a frame house with your own hands you need to lay the foundation. For lightweight construction is fine shallow ribbon. cheap columnar or screw foundation suitable for any type of soil.

Pile-screw is the best option for light houses due to the high maintainability and the possibility of ventilation of wooden structures. It is necessary to provide for a cut-off waterproofing from above: the best option is a roofing material in 2 layers.

The bottom strapping is laid on waterproofing with fastening with anchor bolts. Boards are laid out one after another on the sides of the foundation with a minimum number of joints, as in the video.

Frame construction

The frame can be installed wooden or metal. Metal will cost more, but you can use steel fasteners to fasten it.

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