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Making Pilas: Setting the Mold






The first step of making the Guatemalan washbasin is to set the concrete mold pieces and then filling it with concrete. The …




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Making Pilas: Removing the Mold






Actually, I should say removing the mold pieces. Basically, to manufacture pilas, washbasins, there four basic steps: Set the mold pieces and …




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Making Pilas: Adding Color






These pilas go for a little over Q500/$60 because they use higher quality paint and more cement in the concrete mixture. Cheaper …