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You’ve seen them on hundreds, probably thousands, of projects over your lifetime
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Those rectangular blocks are used to build so many different types of structures. But if you had to guess, could you guess cinder block dimensions? Maybe. Maybe not. Most cinder blocks are around the same size. Of course, there are exceptions of square cinder blocks, or cinder blocks that are used as pavers, and even extra-large cinder blocks. But let’s get to the most common size. What Is A Cinder Block? Image from Coldham & Hartman Architects Cinder blocks are a type of concrete masonry block that uses a material called cinder. These blocks are usually shaped like an eight...