30+ Construction Tools List with Images and their Uses

This post (building construction tools list) is written with the intention to make it as a go-to option for all of us.

Sometimes we know the tool but don’t know the name of them in English. We hope we all face this at least once in our life. The below list is a collective effort.

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How to Calculate Number of Riser and Treads of Staircase?

Today we are going to calculate the number of riser and treads for a staircase.

This looks like a simple calculation but believe us there is more demolition than perfect construction of staircase. Even though we do the perfect calculation of rise and tread the way of implementation is most important one.

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Difference between Control Joint, Construction Joint and Expansion joint

You have probably heard these terms often and wonder what these really mean? Right.

Today we are going to see the difference between Control, Construction, and Expansion Joints.

We know that concrete is strong in compression and weak in tension that’s why we use reinforcement for high tensile strength. The added content of the concrete makes it incredible in strength.

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Unit Weight of Materials used in Construction

Unit Weight of Construction Materials

Purpose of Unit Weight of Materials

Every estimation is not going to be the same.

Sometimes we will get a material calculation completely different from their original unit. Like getting cement quantity in m3. But we will buy cement in kgs from the market.

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What do you mean by Honeycomb in Concrete?

What do you mean Honeycomb in Concrete?

Have you seen anything like the below on your site.?

This is called as Honeycomb in Concrete. The surface looks very rough with voids and gaps between concrete and the reinforcement. It resembles like the honeycomb.


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Basic Surface Area and Circumference Formulas

This may be funny or weird if you are new to the field. Even experienced guys also sometimes surf the internet to find these basic formulas.

You don’t need to memorize, the more you use this formula in day to day work the more it will be automatically stored in your mind.

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