Paving brick

paving brick

[′pāv·iŋ ‚brik]
(materials)
A vitrified clay brick used in the construction of pavements.

Paving brick

A hard vitrified clay brick with resistance to abrasion.

paving brick

A vitrified brick, esp. suitable for use in pavements where resistance to abrasion is important; a pavior.
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The District Attorney in Davidson County, North Carolina, last night released crime scene photos showing where the dad was battered with a baseball bat and paving brick.
The lucky winners will get a large paving brick made of granite installed on the Celtic Way with their name and message on.
Owner and designer Margaret Morrissette removed all traces of a typical suburban backyard - lawn, deck, storage shed, and paving brick.
Food from the fridge-freezer, broken glass and a paving brick used to smash the window lay in the kitchen.
Also check that sub-floor vents are not covered with soil, paving brick, metal plates or other debris - ventilation below timber ground floors is essential to prevent high moisture levels.
Table 22-1 General Base Thickness Chart for Various Paving Materials Pedestrian Occasional Auto Heavy Paving Type Traffic Vehicles Traffic Traffic 4 inch concrete slab 3 inches 4 inches 6 inches 8 inches Interlocking paving block with 1 inch sand setting bed 4 inches 8 inches 8 inches 16 inches Clay paving brick with 1 inch sand setting bed 4 inches 8 inches 8 inches Not recommended 2 inch unmortared stone with 1 inch sand setting bed 4 inches Not recommended for this traffic type 2 inch mortared stone with 1 inch mortar base 4 inches Not recommended for this traffic type 3 inch granular paving 3 inches 4 inches Not recommended The depths are general recommendations from manufacturers.
For others, the look and feel of paving brick, which is made out of concrete, can't be beat.
The American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM), an industry association that sets specifications for building materials, has described the manufacturing requirements for paving bricks in its "Standard Specification for Pedestrian and Light Traffic Paving Brick" (ASTM C 902).
Molly Martens, 33, and her father Thomas Martens are accused of second degree murder and of battering the dad of two to death with a baseball bat and a concrete paving brick.
Simple concrete pavers cost less than $2 per square foot, less than half the price of clay paving brick.
Mr Latif said: "As they neared the junction with Duncroft Avenue, the defendant stepped out into the middle of the road with a block paving brick in his hand.