pier block

double corner block, pier block, pilaster block

double corner block
A concrete masonry unit having solid rectangular end faces as well as solid rectangular side faces.
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Tenders are invited for Wheel Pedestal Shape Bricks Of Normailzing Furnace: High Alumina Special Shape Wheel Pier Block 60 Percent Alumina, With Attached Drawing No.
He caught his match- winning fish from Whitby East Pier block, and landed the super pool with four fish for 12lb 10.
The pier block may be moved slightly to accommodate any errors in layout.
Pier blocks provide no lateral support for a structure and are recommended only for supporting decks or freestanding structures where frost and stability are not problems.
Ann Krutsinger said she hit on the idea a year ago, after digging in the mud to install hefty pier blocks to build a walkway on.
The target customer is a do-it-yourselfer who doesn't want the hassle of digging large pier blocks into the ground, or installing brick or paver walkways, Ann Krutsinger said.
These pier blocks rest on concrete patio pavers that spread the weight over the soil.
A couple of readers hide concrete piers behind the tree, then run line from eye screws set in the pier blocks way up the trunk of the tree.
Being a Third World town Watsonville is cheaply built, and though the price of a handful of nails would have meant foundation posts securely toenailed in, a lot of the poorer houses were just resting on their pier blocks until the tremors pushed them off.