Porotherm in depth

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12 hours ago

Clayblock Ireland

What is Porotherm? Guarantee for speed, accuracy, efficiency, healthy and comfortable living environment! Don’t waste your time and money to try anything else! Porotherm is a product of Wienerberger, the world's largest clay products manufacturer. Believe what you hear! Contact us now!
office@clayblock.ie or 0877745465
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5 days ago

Clayblock Ireland

LAST CALL! This event won’t be effected by weather! If you are thinking of building a new house or extending an existing one, this is your event! Visit one of our projects and get more information about the best, most energy-efficient, 100% natural building material.

- 11am-11.30 Welcome
- 11.30-12.15 Presentation
- 12.15-12.30 live demonstration
- 12.30-13.00 QA

Registration necessary by email.
-Name
-Phone number
-Location
-Type of project

Please email your details to office@clayblock.ie, safety instructions and direction will be sent in reply.

Looking forward to seeing you all there!
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Porotherm in depth

Dryer

  • clay-block-in-depthIn comparison to traditional block work, Porotherm® construction uses around 95% less water. In a sample 212m² building project, concrete blocks will require 1060 litres of water compared to just 72 litres for the poroton system
  • The system takes less time to achieve a watertight shell thus accelerating the project schedule
  • The external skin can be removed from the critical path to allow parallel working of internal trades and external finishes

Faster

  • Clay block fasterWith no mortar needed in vertical joints and a minimal 1mm bed joint, the Porotherm® system rises rapidly. An average of 30-40m² per man per day is easily achievable, much faster than traditional masonry or Aircrete Blockwork.
  • The Porotherm® system is capable of being built to storey height in one day!
  • Upper floors can be placed without the need for normal backing up so the external envelope can be completed more quickly
  • While surpassing masonry structures for fire-resistance, longevity and sustainability, Porotherm® construction can be even faster than timber frame construction—with the added benefit of allowing parallel working for internal and external trades earlier in the programme
  • Our thin bed mortar can be used from 0 degrees Celsius or above, this means that the projects can gain days/weeks in advance scheduling during winter months which would otherwise be lost by using traditional masonry.