Construction

Construction

Casting Ground Beam for Raft foundation

When constructing your raft foundation, the ground beams are very important because there take away the loads of the walls and columns of the building and spread them over the…

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Construction

Building Materials Prices as at January, 2017

The cost of construction has not gone up significantly in the last three months. Comparing the current prices of building materials (see next two pages) and prices in October 2016…

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Construction

The cost of beauty : TYPEs OF ROOF FASCIA and the amount it takes to build them.

There are three different types of roof fascia in the Nigeria construction environment and they vary significantly in cost. Below are the three types and how much it costs to…

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Construction

Lekki Livin’ : Will The New Traffic System Solve Lekki Traffic Woes?

Residents of estates in Lekki from the Elegushi axis down to Ibeju Lekki are frequently subjected to harrowing traffic, especially during peak travel times in the mornings and evenings. The…

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Construction

ACHIEVING 100% WALL SMOOTHNESS

Because of the fine finish POP (Plaster of Paris) screeding gives to walls, the practice has become very popular in Nigeria.  But in spite of POP screeding, some walls do…

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Construction

WHAT DOES IT COST TO BUILD THAT?

Chart shows significant increase in cost of hardwood at the Ebute Metta Timber Market   Cost of Timber on the rise!  Our current survey of timber (at the famous EbuteMetta…

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Construction

On Foundations: It is Safer to Pad the Strip

Foundations are very important components of buildings and other earth-supported structures because they perform what is often described as the most herculean tasks of support, transmissions and distribution –they support…

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Construction

Invitation for Expression of Interest for the development of Nigeria LNG Limited Head Office Annex

Invitation for Expression of Interest for the development of Nigeria LNG Limited Head Office Annex INTRODUCTION Nigeria LNG’s plant complex is located on Bonny Island, River State, Nigeria. It consist…

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foundations
Construction

On Foundations: It is Safer to Pad the Strip

Foundations are very important components of buildings and other earth-supported structures because they perform what is often described as the most herculean tasks of support, transmissions and distribution –they support…

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contactor
Construction

My Contractor was ‘God Sent’

The idea of owning a property came up in 2001 when my wife and I agreed that as we were not going to stay in a rented apartment forever, we…

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Site
Construction

Tracking Activities on your Site

If you have decided to go the self-build way and have engaged the services of a contractor, it is possible for you to get to site and not quite understand…

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Underpin
Construction

IF THE FOUNDATION OF YOUR BUILDING IS WEAK: DON’T PANIC, JUST UNDERPIN

Most building collapse scenarios across the world have been attributed to faulty, weak or unstable foundations/sub-structures or issues of overloading of certain structural members within it. Many may wonder if…

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