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The horizontal and vertical chaining of a building makes it possible to stiffen the structure. Thus, the angles of the walls of facade are reinforced with reinforced concrete.

Steps of mounting a corner of wall in blocks

The realization of a reinforced concrete corner post is fast with a prefabricated and standardized formwork. But we can also go up row by row of blocks specifically designed for this purpose: the blocks posts, or block chaining.
It is then sufficient to integrate the type of suitable reinforcement in the vacuum reserved for this purpose and to pour concrete. The internal dimensions of this reservation vary according to the thickness of the block and also determine the diameter of the frames to be used.

Breeze blocks: mounting a wall corner: wall

Place a first corner block on a bed of mortar after locating the corner on the ground with cords.

Breeze blocks: mounting a wall corner: mounting

Check and correct alignment and level as needed with a hammer and a spirit level.

Breeze blocks: mounting a wall corner: breeze

Check the plumb with the help of the spirit level.
Correct the position with a few blows.

Breeze blocks: mounting a wall corner: mounting

Place a bed of mortar on the ground perpendicular to the first block and install a standard breeze block.

Breeze blocks: mounting a wall corner: breeze

Adjust the two blocks perfectly, then control the angle with a Mason square.

Breeze blocks: mounting a wall corner: mounting

Garnish the joint between the two blocks.
Place a bed of mortar on the top of the blocks.

Breeze blocks: mounting a wall corner: corner

Place a second corner block in the opposite direction to make a staggered installation.

Breeze blocks: mounting a wall corner: mounting

At the end of the installation, slip the reinforcement into the corner blocks and pour concrete to stiffen the assembly.


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