concrete blocks

Partition concrete blockPartition Concrete Blocks- These types of concrete blocks are similar to concrete pillar blocks, except they are taller than they are wide. In many cases, the hollow portion is split into two or three halves.

Bullnose concrete blockBullnose Concrete Block- The functional and structural properties of these hollow blocks are similar to those of corner blocks. When rounded corners are wanted, however, these types of concrete blocks should be used.Types of hollow blocks: Lintel blocksLintel Blocks-Lintel blocks are U-shaped concrete masonry components that may be used to construct walls. They are also known as “channeled blocks.” Their main job is to prepare lintel beams for use in the framework of a building. These  blocks sustain the weight of the window and door frames and are attached to windows and doors. To cover the deep grooves in the lintel blocks, concrete and reinforcing bars were utilized.


Concrete Stretcher BlocksConcrete Stretcher Blocks- The corners of the masonry are joined using concrete stretcher blocks. Buildings employ concrete hollow blocks known as “stretcher blocks.” They’re set parallel to the wall’s face, with their lengths corresponding to the wall’s length.

Types of hollow blocks: Corner Concrete Blocks

Corner Concrete Blocks- Concrete corner blocks are used to reinforce masonry corners as well as at the ends of windows and door openings. One corner of the block is simple, as shown in the photograph, while the other has a stretcher pattern, as shown in the photograph. These types of concrete blocks are positioned so that the plane end of the block is exposed to the outside and the other end is secured with the stretcher block.

Types of hollow block: Concrete Pillar BlocksConcrete Pillar Blocks- Pillar blocks are also known as double corner blocks. These are typically utilized when two ends of a corner are visible. These blocks are commonly used for piers and pillars.

Frogged Brick BlocksFrogged Brick Blocks- Frogged brick block has a frog on top, as well as a header and stretcher, similar to frogged brick. This frog will aid the block in retaining mortar and forming a solid connection with the top lying block.

 Types of hollow blocks: Jamb Concrete Blocks

Jamb Concrete Blocks- When there is a large window opening in the wall, jamb concrete blocks are utilized. To the stretcher and corner of the blocks, they’re affixed. Jamb concrete blocks can be used to give room for the casing member of a double hung window when it comes to the installation of the window. 

Paving blocksPaving Blocks– Paving blocks are reinforced concrete square or rectangular boxes. Simply put, paving blocks are a form of ornamental concrete block that is used to create pavements. Paving blocks are commonly employed in the construction of roads, but they may also be used to build car parks and walkways. Paving blocks must be painted with high-visibility paint when used to make road shoulders and paving so that they are immediately visible to cars and vehicles.

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