Handy Tips FAQ

Q. How many bricks to a square metre when paving?
A. 40 bricks approx

Q. How many bricks o a square metre when building a wall?
A. 50 bricks

Q. Are there any height, weight or width limitations for goods pickup?
A. 2.6 meters across for a truck to fit

Q. Is there anything else I should know about pickup and/or delivery?
A. For deliveries we can arrange a crane/hi-ab truck OR a forklift truck for tight access. Our usual method consists of a brick truck with a capacity of 1400 to 1500 bricks, no minimum order, and are hand-stacked or put on a pallet and shrink wrapped upon request. Likewise with timber, there is a capacity of 6 tonnes

Q. How much does a pallet of bricks weigh?
A. Approximately 2.2  tonnes with 500 bricks on a pallet

Q. What dimensions are the pallets?
A. Approximately 114cm squared

Q. How much does a brick weigh?
A. Each brick weighs 4.15 kgs or 9 pounds on the old scale when not wet