Brickie News

Get into bricklaying as a Career

It's no doubt that having the knowledge of a tradesman is a great skill for life. Ask any tradie if they regret learning their craft and very few, if any, will ever say no. Learning a trade, especially as a bricklayer can build a great career pathway that produces a...

Bricklaying Trowels: The Best Brick Trowels of 2021

As far as brickies tools go, laying bricks with the right brick trowel is like having salt on eggs, they just go down so much better! Being a tradie bricklayer (or apprentice!), you already know the battle to find the best trowel for laying bricks, stone and blocks. There are a...

“SUCH IS LIFE”

Dear Sir: I am writing in response to your request for additional information in Block 3 of the accident report form. I put “poor planning” as the cause of my accident. You asked for a fuller explanation and I trust the following details will be sufficient. I am a bricklayer...

Getting a Better Cut on Patio Blocks and Pavers - Tips & Tricks

Getting a Better Cut on Patio Blocks and Pavers - Tips & Tricks Whether you’re an experienced professional, or you’re just getting started, it never hurts to put yourself back in touch with some of the finer details. Here, we’re going to take a closer look at what goes into...