HEMELITE Paint Quality

Medium density Lightweight Paint Quality Hemelite Block

Overview

Hemelite Paint Quality blocks are manufactured using lightweight aggregates, providing an even surface for paint finishes or any other direct decoration material, ideal for walls in commercial and leisure buildings.


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Where can HEMELITE Paint Quality be used?

Separating walls

Hemelite Paint Quality blocks can be used in Robust Detail constructions, including those with fully filled cavities avoiding the need for pre-completion testing.

Commercial and leisure buildings

Hemelite Paint Quality blocks are designed with an even surface finish that is ideal for direct decoration with paint or other decorating materials. This makes these blocks ideal for the construction of commercial and leisure buildings, fitting both design needs and building specifications.

Loadbearing walls

Hemelite Paint Quality blocks are available in 7.3 & 10.4n strength, making them suitable for a variety of structural applications.

Sound insulation

Hemelite Paint Quality blocks have great performance in acoustic insulation, considerably reducing sound transfer and making them ideal blocks to be used for internal walls required to meet part E building regulations.

Why use HEMELITE Paint Quality?

What strength paint quality blocks are available?

Hemelite Paint Quality blocks, are available in 7.3n and 10.4n which makes them suitable for a variety of structural applications with domestic and commercial buildings.


Hemelite Paint Quality (7.3N & 10.4N)

Block Thickness (mm) 

100 

140 

Face sizes, mm (length x height) 

440 x 215

440 x 215

Unit weight (kg) (7.3N)

14.1

19.8

Unit weight (kg) (10.4)

14.6

20.5

Laid weight (kg/m2(7.3N)

152

212

Laid weight (kg/m2(10.4)

157

219

Thermal Conductivity (W/mK) (7.3N)

0.57 0.57

Thermal Conductivity (W/mK) (10.4)

0.60 0.60

Dry Density kg/m3

1450

1500

Sound Insulation (Single Leaf Walls) Rw (dB)
NO FINISH

45

48

Fire Resistance (hours) BS EN 1996:1-2 
Single Leaf Wall, no finish - NON LOADBEARING

4 

4 

Fire Resistance (hours) BS EN 1996:1-2 
Single Leaf Wall, no finish - LOADBEARING

4

3


*It is recommended that Hemelite Paint Quality blocks are painted as there may be a variation in colour and texture depending on the factory of origin.

**Supply of blocks to form a 1M2 sample panel is recommended for texture approval before building works commence.

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