The average concrete block is composed of cement and coal ash, which is why they are often called cinder blocks. Concrete blocks are concrete masonry units, or CMUs, [1] but we often refer to them as concrete blocks or cinder blocks. A wall typically requires **1 1 / 8** blocks per square foot.

We can dig in! to estimate how many blocks you’ll need per row, divide the total length of the wall by the length of the block. To figure out how many rows you’ll need, divide the ideal wall height by the height of the block. Make sure to account for the first row being half-buried. To simplify the process, use our Paver Calculator to find out how many blocks you’ll need. At Lowe’s, we have **several** retaining wall block options to choose from.

## How many 4x8x16 block on a pallet?

There are typically **9** blocks in a block pallet, with a solid wood block placed in each of the four corners, in the center of each side of the pallet, and in the center of the pallet itself to support the unit load. Try our mortar calculator to calculate how many bags are needed.

A inquiry we ran across in our research was “How many eight inch block on a pallet?”.

Blocks = **wall sq ft** block sq ft. If you’re using a standard 16″ x 8″ x 8″ block, find the number of blocks needed by dividing the wall square footage by 0.89. Blocks = wall sq ft 0.89. We recommend adding 5%-10% additional blocks to account for broken blocks or blocks that need to be cut for the edges.

Another thing we wondered was how many brick pavers come on a pallet?

Grey brick pavers: $0.50 – $10 per brick. Dry laid brick paver patio: $18 per sq., and ft. Clay bricks: $300 – $700 per pallet (i. e. 56 sq. What number of paving bricks come on a pallet? **500** bricks.

A common question we ran across in our research was “How many Thermalite blocks are in a pallet?”.

This special offer comprises of a pack of **100** blocks 440 x 215 x 100mm which equates to 10m2. Blocks supplied will be either 3.6n Celcon Standard aerated lightweight blocks or 3.6n Thermalite Shield aerated block depending on your location.