TITLE

Some recommendations for the construction of walls using adobe bricks

AUTHOR(S)
Ángel Rodríguez-Díaz, Miguel; Saroza-Horta, Belkis; Nolasco Ruiz-Sánchez, Pedro; Julia Barroso-Valdés, Ileana; Ariznavarreta-Fernández, Fernando; González-Coto, Felipe
PUB. DATE
June 2014
SOURCE
Dyna;Jun2014, Vol. 81 Issue 185, p145
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This paper shows some results of the analysis of wall construction with adobe bricks, carried out in a pilot building in Villa Clara, Cuba. Our main objective was to obtain some construction recommendations to avoid the humidity due to capillarity. The recommendations deal with uprising speed of construction, adequate wall longitude, binding mortar between adobe bricks, adobe protection from weathering, etc.
ACCESSION #
97250696

 

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