Tools of the Trade – A Bricklayer`s Bucket

Tools of the Trade – A Bricklayer`s Bucket

What things would we find in a Bricklayer`s Bucket? Well i am sure we would find many things in the bucket, some i am sure that have nothing to do with work. A bricklayer tends not to use the traditional tool box`s other trades love to use, normally it is just a...
Frost Damaged Brickwork – How to Avoid

Frost Damaged Brickwork – How to Avoid

Brickwork is a very durable material. but with the coming of winter it starts to get  its annual attack from frost. Durability of brickwork is well established, many building still standing today are many centuries old and still in great condition. In the early times...
How To – Install a Block and Beam Floor

How To – Install a Block and Beam Floor

Deciding to install a Block and Beam flooring system has many considerations and will be a very important decision. All flooring systems have advantages and disadvantages, Block and Beam ( also known as Bison Beam) has a lot of advantages over solid or timber floors...
How to Calculate the Number of Bricks

How to Calculate the Number of Bricks

Brick Calculator When you are planning your project it will become very important for you to be able to learn how to calculate the number of bricks in your wall. The cost of even the most common bricks has become very expensive, especially if you go for so called...

How Do I Plan My Building project?

How do i plan my Building project? Are you able to achieve this project – Am I confident and capable of carrying out the task? Give it alot of thought and be honest. Planning of all building projects needs time and thought, no matter if it is professional or...
How to Use a Masonry Bench Saw

How to Use a Masonry Bench Saw

How to use a masonry bench saw may seem an easy topic, but there are many occasions during your working day that you will have to cut brick`s, sometimes 100`s depending on your project. If you have a lot of bricks to cut that require them to be exact sizes, for...
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