Critical Review on Types of Bricks Type 11: Sandcrete Bricks
Sandcrete blocks comprise of natural sand, water and binder. Cement, as a binder, is the most expensive input in
to the production of sandcrete blocks. This has necessitated producers of sandcrete blocks to produce blocks with low OPC
content that will be affordable to people and with much gain. The main aim of this research is to evaluate how sandcrete
blocks and bricks are produced. Sandcrete blocks have been in use in many nations of the world for a long time, playing a
major role in the building and construction industry.
Keywords - Sandcrete Bricks, Process of Manufacturing, Testing, Advantage