Stackable Concrete Bin Blocks: What do you call them?

Many names have been given to describe what we call the “concrete bin block,” So I’m going to provide you with a comprehensive list of all the names we’ve encountered, as a universal industry name does not exist. Each have a reasoning, some obscure, but…

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Part 2 of 2: Plastic Water Filled Barrier vs. Concrete Jersey Barrier: Pros & Cons

Our last post listed the pros vs. cons of concrete jersey barriers and concluded plastic water filled barriers and concrete traffic barriers (or concrete K-Rail) have specific purposes. Placing a plastic jersey barrier with vehicle traffic may not be the lucrative solution when you want…

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History of 48 Barriers

48 Barriers began with a simple question back in 2004: Do you have concrete traffic barriers? Since this time, our company has excelled as an evolving company, seeking out every avenue to be the only resource our customers ever need to buy concrete jersey barriers.…

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Security Planters

The design of the security planter revolves around protection, aesthetics, security, for a lifetime. Each model offers various appeals and benefits depending on the requirements your project. Stone-Cast Security planters are precast with reinforced steel rebar. The aggregate finish on the planters not only serves…

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How Far in Advance Do I Need to Order?

So many answers to give, unfortunately there is definitive answer. Stock quantities, Lead time, truck capacity, distance, and delivery location are the major factors affecting your order being there when you need it. In a perfect world: You see your need a month out, request…

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Concrete Barriers: Forklift Slots

Concrete Barriers are designed for highway safety and vehicle delineation, but how easy are they to move around? Weighing in about 400 - 500 lbs per linear foot, they often require more than a skid loader to offload from a flatbed truck, reposition, or set…

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Castle Guard Barrier

Sometimes, a plain Jersey barrier or K-Rail is the wrong choice for your property, even when security is a priority. Then, when you find out the price of a decorative barrier or planter, it simply doesn’t line-up with your budget. That’s why we have the…

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