fbpx

Depth Of The Foundation

Depth Of The Foundation
Share on facebook
Facebook
Share on twitter
Twitter
Share on linkedin
LinkedIn

The depth of the foundation is usually 4 to 6 feet and is purely based on the load-bearing capacity of the soil. Foundation Matt is placed on the hard surface of the soil.  

The depth of the foundation is calculated based on the number of floors and load-bearing capacity of the soil. A soil test is mandatory to determine the depth of the foundation.  

Based on the structural drawing, the number of foundations is determined. There are many types of foundations. If the earth is filled with clay soil, a Pile foundation is required because when the load is applied foundation tends to move downward. This will cause a structural crack in the building.  

Types of foundation: 

Shallow foundation 

  • Individual footing or isolated footing 
  • Combined footing 
  • Strip foundation 
  • Raft or mat foundation 

Deep Foundation 

  • Pile foundation 
  • Drilled Shafts or caissons 

Individual footing or isolated footing 

isolated footing

Combined footing 

combined footing
Combined Footings Example

Strip foundation 

strip foundation

Raft or mat foundation 

raft foundation

Pile foundation 

pile foundation

Drilled Shafts or caissons 

drilled shaft

To know more about the number of bars used in the column, click here

Our Construction cost starts from 1600 Rs/sqft.

Also read our important blogs.

Don’t hesitate to contact our team. Our team receives special training to ensure that you get all the answers from us you. Get a free consultation from our team. 

CONSTRUCTION COST CALCULATOR


Shrinkage Cracks
Architecture

4 Tips to Avoid Shrinkage Cracks

Excess water content leads to shrinkage cracks. A non-proper mixture of concrete materials will also cause problems. This will seriously trouble for the building in

Read More »
Layout Marking
Architecture

Some Tips On Layout Marking

A layout indicates where a structure needs to be placed on your plot. The process of constructing a home begins with layout marking. If not

Read More »

Get Free Quote

Construction Approval

To Get FREE Quote

Do you have a land in Chennai, Planning to build your dream house? We are here to help you.

Fill this Form

Claim Now

Happy Pongal Makkale...

Win Exciting Gifts and Offers

Nullam quis risus eget urna mollis ornare vel eu leo. Aenean lacinia bibendum nulla sed 

Interior Working Drawing

Elevation Tiles

Vitrified Tiles

Wooden Falseceiling

Gypsum Falseceiling

Parking Tiles

Marble Flooring

Granite Tiles

Digital Tiles

Glass Railing

RCC UG Sump

RCC UG Septic Tank

Keep in touch!

I'll get back to you as quickly as possible