Blog

The following is an easy to follow guide that will show you how to build a brick wall.  Materials for building a brick wall  Shovel Tape measure  Old board Mercury gauge/spirit level  Bolster  Brick line Stiff brush Club hammer  Brick trowel  Steps To Building A Brick Wall   Start...

It is never too late to learn some casual bricklaying tricks and tips. You never know when you would require the skill to build a wall in your back garden or in front of your house.  Whether you are a handyman or not, the experience and...

Bricks have become a mainstay in the building materials industry. In fact, there are considered one of the oldest materials in the industry. Bricks have been in the business for centuries, and it doesn't look like their usefulness will diminish anytime soon. The reasons why...

Let’s face the music right now: removing paint off of a brick wall is basically impossible – especially if you’re doing it yourself. There, I said it. I’m sorry if it broke your heart, but the truth needs to be spoken.   I know, you’re probably bored...

As discussed in our previous blog, there are two main ways of attaching things to a brick wall, drilling or sticking. Sticking things to a brick wall can prove to be more challenging than sticking thigs to a wooden or tiled wall. For this reason,...

Changing the brick color of your home is something that is common. We all want to change the color for various reasons. But before you go about changing your brick color, it is important you know the cost of the entire process.    How much does it...

While constructing a house with brick walls comes with a plethora of benefits, many brick homeowners report that brick walls come with a unique challenge: attaching things to them. There are two main methods of attaching something to a brick wall, yet both methods are...

A brick wall may cost more than a fence, but it offers more advantages in the long run. Not only is a wall more visually appealing, but it is also more durable. Depending on your location, you may need planning permission to erect any 2m...

What Is The Castle of the Teutonic Order   Located in Malbork, Poland, the Castle of the Teutonic Order is a world heritage site, a beacon of history that shines through time. This castle is one of the greatest, most iconic brick castles in the world. The...

Brick Specials are widely accepted by contractors, restoration specialists, and architectures. They are widely considered as premium materials that can turn even the most modest building into magnificent structures.  In recent times, there has been in growing need/interest in historic structures. Many people now demand the...

Contact us today on 0800 0786 267

Contact Us Now!