The method of brick flat soling is very easy, in this process, the brick is laid into the foundation trenches. For Brick Soling, skilled workers are not required.
Method of Brick Flat Soling in Foundation Trenches
⇰ Picked Jhama or second class bricks in dry condition shall be laid on the foundation bed as headers with frog upward.
⇰ All bricks shall be laid closely with brick joints and the small gaps between them shall be field up with local fine sand and dry loose earth.
⇰ Brick-bats which are the permitted to be used only to provide break joints shall be placed at the edges of trenches.
⇰ The finished surface shall be levelled both longitudinally and transversely.
Types of Foundation Settlement