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Using the Formula
Using the Table
Quantity Of Standard Block Needed For Specified SQ / FT
Determine the Number of Courses
Height (Feet) ÷ .67 & round to the next whole number
Example: Calculate the block needed for a wall that is 50' long, 10' high, with 80 square feet of openings.
Calculating the Number of Block Quantity
Example: How many CF of mortar is needed to install 7600 Bricks? Wall thickness is 4" & the joint is 1/8".
Mortar for Standard Size Brick
Calculate the quantity of brick to be installed on 4000 sq/ft. You are installing a common brick with 1/4" joint. You will multiply 4000 x 7 to find that you will need 28,000 bricks.
Identify the size of your mortar joint
Calculating Quantity of Brick