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wall figures

Discussion in 'Hardscaping' started by Lawnbiz, Aug 11, 2006.

  1. Lawnbiz

    Lawnbiz LawnSite Member
    from NH
    Posts: 9

    Hey all,

    This will be my first wall. It is located at my home and will be replacing a cinder block style with no drainage behind it. Current wall is broken in sections and leaning in others. I will be removing the old and installing a new wall with 12 degree 8x18 Allan Block. I have attached the measurements and am hoping to get some help with materials figures. Thanks!

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  2. Lawnbiz

    Lawnbiz LawnSite Member
    from NH
    Posts: 9

    No takers? i know someone could figure this out quick:cool2:
  3. Jamesgateslandscaping

    Jamesgateslandscaping LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 421

    Well, multiply by 12(for total inches in lenght), and divide by 18 to get how many you need across, then divide by 8 going up (you have to remember though, you will be burying 6-10inches of block below grade also and you also have the possibility of stepping up/down to go with the grade(easier to step up). If you are still having problems, PM me and I can help you out.

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