What is a Cover Block & Why we use it?

Cover Block is a Solid Piece Made up of PVC/Concrete used in Structural members of a Building , Generally Cover Blocks are used to protect the steel Reinforcement Exposing to the Environment by placing it in between steel and shuttering plates.

Why We Use Covering Block?

The main Reason To Provide covering block is to protect the steel bars we provide in the structural member from corrosion, Not providing the clear cover may lead to degradation of steel and steel quantity we provided will start getting reduce

How Much Cover Should We Provide to Different Structural Member

Footing 50mm

Beam 25mm

column 40mm

slab 20mm

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