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Single Wall:                       55 Bricks/m²
Double Wall:                    110 Bricks/m²
Sand & Cement Mix:       1m² Building Sand + 5 Bags of Cement for every 1000 Bricks laid.

Foundations
Size of Single Wall Foundation:      450 mm x 230 mm
Size of Double Wall Foudation:      600 mm x 230 mm
Mixture to be Used:                           1m³ Stone + 1m³ Concrete/River Sand + 6 Bags of Cement
or      1m³ Buildersmix + 6 Bags of Cement


(Note: Cement & Sand mixes with Stone in such a way that these mixtures creates 1m³ of mixture)


Floor

Thickness of Floor:       75 mm
Mixture to be Used:     1m³ Stone + 1m³ Concrete/River Sand + 6 Bags of Cement
or      1m³ Buildersmix + 6 Bags of Cement


(Note: Cement & Sand mixes with Stone in such a way that these mixtures creates 1m³ of mixture)

 

Plater

Mixture to be Used:    1m³ Plastering Sand + 6 Bags of Cement (Covers approximately 40m³ of Bricks)

Waterproof

Waterproof planning should be done before starting your building project. Plastic should be used where ground and walls meet to prevent damp problems in your walls. Plastic should also be used underneath paving, preventing water from entering the foundations of your house and later moving up inside the walls, causing cracks in cement and bubbles underneath your paint. We do not sell waterproofing products, but recommend considering these preventions rather than treating damp problems afterwards, as it will cost you substantially more than prevention costs.

Budget

 

 

We will give you a complete breakdown of your building material costs, all we need is your building plans. It is important understanting the costs involved before starting a project, preventing a half-completed project due to runned-out funds. We do all of this for free. We also accept Lay-Buys, making it easier for your to save for your dream home.

Brick Id

We will visit your site and identify your current bricks to ensure we deliver the same type of bricks on your order. This is also done free of charge, but only availible in Pretoria.

 

Please call our Salesmen for any questions you may havebob-the-builder