1-The more thickness of mud wall the more stronger it is
2- A square structure is earthquake resistant and it is recommend that size of window (opening) are small and square one.
3. Window (opening) is at mid position of the mud wall.
4. Reinforcement are used in mud house.
- Foundation of external walls should be at least 40 cm deep and made with stones.
- A layer of straw and mud about 6 inches tick.
- walls reinforced by buttresses and ring beams on the top of the walls.
Eng. Mirwais Liwal