How to Build a Concrete Block Wall

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Concrete block laid on footer.

Step 6: Lay Corner Blocks for First Row

Set one corner block into the mortar bed on the footing so it forms a 3/8” high mortar joint. Check that the block is both level and properly aligned, and remove any excess mortar.

Following the same procedure, position the corner block at the other end of the wall on the concrete footing.

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  • bheki Says:
    April 24th, 2016 at 6:47 am

    Want to build a house with 3 bedroom, joint sitting and dning room and kitchen. The size of the house is 9m by 13.5. How many blocks I need to get?



  • Martin Zapata Says:
    July 21st, 2015 at 8:03 pm

    I’m doing a concrete block fence and I need some info. It is going to be six foot height and 73 feet long.


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