Foundations on natural drains of water should
No trees nearby
There should be no trees or their roots near the
area where foundations are to be provided
Anti termite treatment
Anti termite treatment should essentially be
done in a proper and prescribed manner.
Proper Shuttering work
Proper shuttering should be provided on the side
walls of foundations to prevent soil caving.
Proper Reinforcement Bar
The reinforcement bars to be provided for
seismic strengthening should be properly
embedded in the foundation as per directions
important things to remember during
Brick should be properly soaked in water
before use. Similarly stones should be washed
The base concrete to be provided should be
7.5 cm to 15 cm (3" to 6") more on either side
of the foundation design width.
The base concrete should also be cured and
rammed properly before commencement of work
either for brick/stone foundation or for
foundations in concrete
Cover The steel reinforcement
for foundations in concrete should be provided
as per design and placed with a proper cover.
in plumb The foundations and
super structure should be constructed in an
absolutely vertical manner.