Accessible - Floor Finish
|Think about: the balance between hygiene and safety. Floors need to be smooth enough to be washed and swept, but not so smooth that they are slippery when wet.|
|Construction||Advantages||Disadvantages||Improvements / variations||Cost / labour|
|Rammed earth floor without marram (small stones)||
|Rammed earth floor made of marram (small stones) and sand; cow dung is smeared over to make it even and smooth||
||Low to medium|
|Cement slab, installed level with earth floor around it||
- Content and images: Compendium of accessible WASH technologies WaterAid and WEDC.