Frequently Asked Questions
Where are you located?
We are located at Nairobi Industrial Area, Likoni Road off Lokitaung Road Kenya Industrial Estates, go down No. 27.
Do you need to burn the the bricks?
No, the blocks are made from a mixture of 5% - 10% Cement and 90% - 95% Soil.
Do you offer or need training before buying the machine?
Yes, before owning we provide free training on all machines bought at Makiga offices.
Can the Makiga Standard Interlocking soil block press machine make concrete bricks?
No, Blocks can be made from quarry dust.
Are Bricks made from the Standard Interlocking soil Block press machine harder than concrete bricks?
The different soil block press machines that we have make soil blocks that are up to 15 Kgs.
Is the Makiga Briquette a fuel Briquette?
Yes, it is a fuel making briquette.
How can I get the Makiga machines to other parts of Kenya?
We deliver for free to all major parts in Kenya and deliveries worldwide.
Can one buy on hire purchase?
Yes, one can make partial installments up to 5 months.
Is it a must to mix soil and cement?
Yes, the blocks are made from a mixture of 5% - 10% Cement and 90% - 95% Soil.
Could the Curved Makiga Soil block press machine build a water tank?
Yes, Tanks constructed by the Makiga curved Soil block press machine are 40% cheaper than plastic tanks.