Brick Floors The floors with brick coverings are referred to as brick floors.
Advantages and Disadvantages: With rough surfaces, these floors are simple to build and repair. But these rough surfaces easily absorb moisture from the surrounding areas cause dampness in the building.
Method of Construction:
The ground is solidified.
A layer of clean m-sand minimum 10cm thick.
If the subsurface conditions are unfavourable, a hardcore in dry bricks or rubble of 5cm - 10cm thick is installed.
Base concrete is formed by laying 10cm thick Lime Concrete or Lean Cement Concrete with ratios 1: 4: 8 and 1:8:16 likewise.
Bricks are soaked in water before laying with Cement Mortar at a 1:4 ratio.