DESIGN GUIDANCE

A comprehensive publication explaining the many different aspects of using concrete blocks in buildings such as fire resistance, fixings, mortar, movement control plus much more.

The Lignacite Design Guidance Technical Handbook is now available to download from the menu below. You can choose to download the individual sections or the complete handbook.

The handbook covers the following subjects:
Appearance and Colour, Dimensional, Co-ordination, SettingOut and Curved Walls, Part L Energy Efficiency, Fire Resistance, Fixings, Lintels, Masonry Specifications, Mortar, Movement, Sound Insulation and Structural Design.

complete guide

individual sections