6,087 cmu concrete block Home Design Photos

Wardell Builders, Inc.
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Post Modern/KathleenHallahan Architect
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pattern changes with Concret block
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Crane Residence
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Windows with concrete block
“Drawers in island” — cronies
debora carl landscape design
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debora carl landscape design
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Did you use fire brick on the inside of the pit? The sand blasted CMU looks great!
What type of block was used for the for pit or where can I find them. I love the size of these blocks
material is regular concrete block- CMU- that has been sand blasted to reveal the aggregate and soften the edges. We used 4" high block to give a sleeker
No fire brick inside . We built the structure with CMU, then sand blasted it. Works great!
no firebrick inside. built structure with CMU then sand blasted it. chairs from Kida
4" cmu (concrete fire block) sanblasted
“fire pit” — Malia
Clayton&Little Architects
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E. 8th Street House
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Stair rails are steel, floors are sealed concrete and the base trim clear aluminum. Where walls are not exposed CMU, they are painted white. By design, the
emanating from a bed of crushed glass, surrounded on three sides by a polished concrete hearth.
Fair-faced block with concrete floors and modern grid-like windows
art on barn door. concrete block.
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debora carl landscape design
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debora carl landscape design
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Is this framed from wood or concrete? How was the grill insulated from the wood if it was wood framed?
The structure is constructed with CMU or concrete block and finished with a custom colored smooth wall, Santa Barbara finish stucco.
The countertop is made with poured in place concrete with a smooth polished finish, about 3" thick.
stucco??? The structure is constructed with CMU or concrete block and finished with a custom colored
Outdoor kitchen concrete block with smooth stucco and l shape
Another view of the concrete counter / stucco
Cool use of concrete around grill
“smooth counter structure” — m3bg
Jeffrey Gordon Smith Landscape Architecture
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Serpentine Stone
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design. Are these standard concrete blocks?
I like the linear concrete block design. Are these standard concrete blocks?
on wheels vs stationary or imbedded into the concrete?
What is the stone on the wall? Or is it concrete?
Thanks. I was thinking of going with a ground face concrete block, but this looks great without the extra expense.
Nice stain for wood with cmu block walls.
For structural wallsBesser blocks are a common building material for load-bearing walls and can be used in tandem with concrete columns and tie beams, and
and then reinforced. As used in this home, besser blocks create a strong gridlike foundation for the second floor of the home.
“Cinderblock” — derekgustafson
Clayton&Little Architects
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E. 8th Street House
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Stair rails are steel, floors are sealed concrete and the base trim clear aluminum. Where walls are not exposed CMU, they are painted white. By design, the
emanating from a bed of crushed glass, surrounded on three sides by a polished concrete hearth.
Were the cinder blocks treated is some way?
Since concrete block is porous, these are painted on the exterior. The interior face can
cinder block wall - use for a short fence backyard
cinder block can be an element to use with plywood
Veneer MasonryThough you will sometimes see CMU exposed as the finish material, as shown here, concrete block is often hiding behind many other materials
buildings you see every day. In fact, block makes up most foundation walls that aren't poured concrete. A block wall is often covered by a finish coat
sealer was used on the concrete blocks?
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Coates Design Architects Seattle
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ellis entry
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Also in this image are LED lights and an off-the-shelf ground-face masonry block that is used in a manner that makes the pedestrian material seem rather elegant
What is size of the block CMU? It is so nice! Thanks alot!
What is size of the block CMU? It is so nice
what type of block is that and who makes it?
thanks for the question...this is a standard "natural" color CMU (Concrete Masonry Unit) Block with a ground face. hope this helps!
appreciate your compliments. the reason is twofold: 1. the block we use is 'ground face" CMU...they are ground smooth in the factory so they are more uniform
a lot in magazines and blogs. My question is simple: why is it that CMU/cinder block that is used in many homes for outer walls or industrial buildings
finish on the concrete entrance floor?
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