Where to Buy Bricks?
If you’re looking to buy bricks, the Mick George Group have a wide range of available, from facing bricks to engineering bricks – we can supply you with the right style, quality and quantity for construction on new projects or repairing existing areas.
With a range of colours and styles to choose from, we have the perfect brick for any kind of construction project.
Before you buy bricks, it’s always better to calculate how many you need. Otherwise, in all probability, you’ll either run out of them, or you’ll have too many left.
If you are unsure on how to calculate how many bricks you require for your project, the Mick George Group has a handy guide you can use which will help you save time and money.
Which Bricks to buy?
When buying bricks, you should always consider which is the most appropriate bricks for your construction project. Each different brick has a variety of qualities and its important you factor in all elements before purchasing your bricks.
Facing Bricks – Facing bricks are the most popular type of brick and probably the one you are most used to seeing, a facing brick is one that will face outward from a building in full view of the rest of the world.
Engineering Bricks – Engineering bricks are made to withstand more extreme conditions, such as continual damp or freezing. This is why they’re often used in the construction of accessways, tunnels and sewers.
Common Bricks – Traditionally, common bricks were only made of clay and weren’t built to an exacting standard, which makes life a little difficult when brick matching. Things have changed for common bricks since then, as they are now produced to meet specific standards of sizing, compressive strength management and cold weather resistance.Order Bricks Today
Calculating Brick Quantity
For a singular layer brick wall, multiply the length of the wall by the height to get the area. Multiply that area by 60 to get the number of bricks you should need, then add 10% for wastage.Order Bricks
Types of Bricks to buy
There are three main types of bricks – facing bricks, engineering bricks and common bricks. However, there are many more variations, styles and manufacturing processes that make different bricks suitable for different jobOrder Bricks
It’s not a project for the casual homeowner without handyman skills. A brick wall, which will require mortar, is a difficult project. Experts say that you shouldn’t even try to build a brick wall over 4 feet high (1.2 meters) on your own unless you are an experienced bricklayer.Order Bricks
The standard co-ordinating size for brickwork is 225 mm x 112.5 mm x 75 mm (length x depth x height). This includes 10 mm mortar joints, and so the standard size for a brick itself is 215 mm x 102.5 mm x 65 mm (length x depth x height).
Luckily, The Mick George Group have an excellent range of colours and styles to choose from, we have the perfect brick for any kind of construction project.Order Bricks
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Buy Bricks Online
As well as ordering over the phone, customers can also buy bricks online, 24-7 at their convenience.
The process is extremely simple and will only take a few minutes.
Customers can view exactly what they want, retrieve all the information they need and have the bricks delivered quickly.Order Bricks
Buy Bricks Delivery Locations
Courtesy of our expansive network quality brick sources and large fleet of vehicles, we’re able to deliver bricks quickly and efficiently to domestic, trade and commercial customers throughout Cambridgeshire, Northamptonshire, Leicestershire, Bedfordshire and Norfolk, as well as on a nationwide basis.
Brick delivery will occur within a 3-5 day period from ordering.
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