While road safety statistics have been steadily improving over the last decade or so, there's always room for further gain and especially on roads where the average speed tends to be higher. If you're responsible for a stretch of highway that's not as protected as it should be and may feature a grass central reservation rather than anything more substantial, you may be looking at dividing options. Consequently, you may be thinking about how to introduce a barrier along the entire length of the central divide, but did you know that there is a better solution than the traditional 'Jersey' barrier?
If you are planning on building your walls using precast concrete blocks, you should think about the potential aesthetic appeal of the completed structure. In general, concrete is an unattractive grey material. It usually does not contribute to the beautiful appearance of a building. Therefore, it is important to look into your options for optimal visual appeal. Ideally, you should opt for aesthetically pleasing blocks when ordering your blocks.
In simple terms, concrete blocks can be improved visually during the manufacturing process.