Block Wall Installation
Block walls are a great way to secure your property while simultaneously maintaining your privacy. Cinder block walls are wonderful but even better when finished with rock casing, plaster or stucco. It would be our pleasure to install the most beautiful block wall for your home or business. Block wall installations extend to commercial and residential applications. They are extremely versatile yet affordable. Block walls offer advantages that other fencing materials cannot. Enlist us to make your wall impervious to moisture with a waterproofing compound. For load bearing walls we are able to reinforce it to withstand temperature and ground fluctuations.
Block Wall Advantages
Block walls are less expensive than brick. To produce one brick requires 25% more in resources than block. Manufacturing costs ultimately effect how much you pay for installation. Block walls literally require zero maintenance to retain its appearance and structural integrity. They are resistant to termites and moisture. Concrete does not warp or rot like wood and drywall. It is one of the strongest building materials on the planet. It’s resistance to fire and earthquakes also make it a construction favorite. Concrete is not vulnerable to daily Phoenix temperature fluctuations. This characteristic makes it easy for you to save money on your cooling bill.
Types of Block
There are a variety of shapes, sizes and textures of block available to you. Concrete can be molded into any shape and size before it hardens. Depending on the manufacturer you may have more or less options. We work with a locally based block factory for all our block wall installation jobs. Knowing that we are offering our clients superior products and services plus stimulating the local economy is a good feeling. Choose from decorative block and textured block surfaces. The final determination is based on your personal tastes and adjacent architecture. These blocks can be painted post installation or pre-fabricated with the perfect color.
Water Proofing and Reinforcement
Rebar is often used to reinforce concrete. It provides stability as soil shifts and presses against exterior walls. Block walls located near a plumbing source or body of water should be water proofed. This extra step ensures that the life of your wall is not compromised. Waterproofing and reinforcement is a good measure for indoor walls as well as exterior walls. You want to have this wall installed once. Our goals are to make sure that your wall is installed appropriately so that you don’t have to revisit this project again. When you are ready to sell your home, you won’t have to concern yourself with replacing your wall when Phoenix Block Wall Service installs it.
Applications and Duration
Block wall installations are applicable for interior and exterior locations. You’d be surprised to discover how many residences in Phoenix are constructed with cinder block. Reinforcement and finishing is what matters most. Block wall installations are applicable for residential, commercial and industrial spaces. These walls typically take two days for installation. The first day involves prepping the space and installing the blocks. On the second day we apply the finishing touches. The mortar is usually dry by the second day. The master mason will apply water proofing and and texture if desired on the second day.