Hebel PowerBlocks can be laid using construction tools/equipment.
String Line – A string line is required to accurately set out and lay Hebel® PowerBlock Walls.
Brick/Blocklaying Profiles – used to gauge the block course are being laid level.
Mixing Bucket – a minimum 20 litre bucket is required for mixing Hebel® Mortar, Hebel® Adhesive and Hebel® HighBuild™ render.
Electric Drill – an electric drill is required to mix the Hebel® Mortar, Hebel Adhesive and Hebel HighBuild render. It is also used to drill clearance holes in the blocks so they can be
placed over the tied down rods where required.
Stirrer – fitted to the electric drill, the stirrer is used to mix the Hebel® Mortar, Hebel Adhesive and Hebel HighBuild render inside the mixing bucket.
Notched Trowel – the notched trowel is used to apply the Hebel® Adhesive to the Hebel® surfaces. The width of the trowel must match the block thickness to ensure the adhesive is applied with full and even coverage.
Rubber Mallet – a rubber mallet is required to ‘tap’ the Hebel® PowerBlocks onto the adhesive and into place.
Spirit Level – required to install the blocks level and plumb.
Hand Saw – a Hebel® handsaw can be used to cut Hebel® PowerBlocks to length and height.
Powered Bandsaw – a bandsaw is ideal for cutting Hebel® PowerBlocks. (perfect when there are many site cuts to be performed).
Hebel® Square – a purpose built square is available for use when marking and cutting Hebel® PowerBlocks.
Steel, Plastic and Timber Trowels – these trowels may be required for the installation of the Highbuild render and texture coatings.
Sanding Float – used to even out inconsistencies in the Hebel® PowerBlock Wall in preparation for render/texture coats.
Hebel® Hand Router – may be used to chase services into solid Hebel® walls.
Circular Saw – (fitted with a diamond blade) may be used to chase services into solid Hebel® walls.
Electric Router – may be used to chase services into solid Hebel® walls.
Crane – may be required to lift large Hebel® Lintels and Hebel® custom floor panels.
Lifting Grabs – required for use in conjunction with crane for lifting Hebel lintels and custom floor panels.
Scaffold – Scaffold is required when building block walls. The amount of scaffold depends on the height of the walls.
Sealant Gun – required to fill the control joints in the Hebel® PowerBlock Walls.