Lady collecting small cravel to put as drainage behind the retaining wall

material research (i) | stone

Over the past few weeks we’ve taken a number of trips with our ‘construction guru’ Kapil Sanghi to see vernacular building techniques and materials in and around the Dehradun area. We will regularly be blogging about the things we’re learning about – this entry is specifically about stone. Below are some research on masonry techniques for houses and retaining walls.