How to build mud brick houses
Home builders mud brick or adobe save thousands of dollars building their homes themselves instead of buying ready-made houses. Using cheap emulsified asphalt, brick makers mud bricks can become resistant to the elements that make up many of the building codes in the United States.
1.) Mixing sand and clay to produce a content of about 25 to 45 percent. Gather the ingredients of mud bricks to build near the site to avoid carrying heavy bricks over the place.
2.) Adobe bricks passive solar energy distributed throughout the home by absorbing heat during the day & at night dropping.
Palea 5 cubic feet (145.8 liters) of land within a plaster mixer with a capacity of at least 8 cubic feet (233.2 liters). Add 2 1/2 gallons (9.7 liters) of emulsified asphalt and 3 gallons (11.7 liters). Start mixing the ingredients while you’re adding more water roughly 1 or 2 gallons (3.9 or 7.8 liters) – until the mixture is thick but with a slightly fluid consistency.
3.) The clay brick manufacturers bricks can become resistant to weathering.
Add 1/8 cubic foot (3539.60575 cubic cm) of straw, of 4-6 inches (10.16 to 15.24 cm) in length to the mixer. From one to eight cubic feet (cubic cm 28316.846-226,534.768) is the size of a timber mold bricks, 6 inches (15.24 cm) wide by 6 inches (15.24 cm) long by 6 inches (15.24 cm) deep. If using molds of different size bricks, mix 1 part clay
4.) Brick houses also save money on energy costs. It covers an area of ground with newspaper. Pour the mixture of clay into the molds for bricks, smoothing the surface with the blade. Before the bricks dry in the mold, place them
5.) Dry bricks in a shaded area of 8 to 10 weeks and do not let directly under sunlight.
Dry bricks on a shaded area 8 to 10 weeks. Use a sheet of plastic to protect them from the rain. Do not let the bricks directly under sunlight, as they could easily break.
1.) Place a layer of bricks on the perimeter of the house and extends 5.08 cm of wet adobe mix within the perimeter of the plant, allow the mixture to dry and then extends another layer.
Place a layer of bricks on the perimeter of the house. Extend 2 inches (5.08 cm) of wet adobe mix within the perimeter of the plant. Allow the mixture to dry and then another layer of 2 inches (5.08 cm) extends.
2.) Place wood edges on the walls as if to build
Build the walls one brick at a time, bringing them together and sticking with wet mud. Start at the corners and working toward the center. Place wood edges on the walls as if to build
3.) Nothing compares to the classic beauty and elegance of a brick house.
Build the roof edges with 2-4 about as wooden beams. Place them about 4 feet (1.21 m) of separation between them and keep them in place with a final layer of mud bricks. Cover the roof with 1-4 edges, tar paper and asphalt.
4.) Bricks offer lasting value, it can enhance the resale value of your home by up to 6 percent.
Monta doors and windows wood frames and jambs of windows inserted into brick walls. Use an electric drill or screws to stop more easily supports.