Claybricks - Important Information
Important information and and useful hints for the Claybrick product range.
- Prices are current at date of print, ex works. Prices are subject to change without notice.
- Prices include GST. Ruling rate will be charged on delivery date.
- Prices indicated are for standard pack sizes. Deliveries may be loose if less than two packs are delivered.
- Any Claybrick products collected from Brikmakers sites other than South Guildford may be subject to an additional charge to cover cartage from the South Guildford site.
- Half packs or loose product may be subject to a surcharge.
Colours of products may vary between batches, so it is recommended that all required product be ordered at the same time.
Inspection of Product
Brikmakers encourages customers to carefully inspect and observe all delivered product to ensure all quality expectations are met. Should a problem arise, it must be directed to Brikmakers prior to the product being installed.
Score marks (vertical lines or 'drag marks') may be visible on the product face. These marks are the result of the manufacturing process.
Size and colour variations may occur due to manufacturing processes. Coverage may vary according to installation methods. Product meets the tolerance levels stipulated in Australia/New Zealand Standard AS/NZS 4455.
To minimise any noticeable colour variations, it is recommended that clay brick and paving products are blended from multiple packs as they are installed. Please contact a Brikmakers sales consultant for more information.
Legal restrictions exist for the loading of loose product into vehicles. Please contact a Brikmakers sales consultant for more information.
Trailer Weight Restrictions
Please ensure your trailer is marked with load specifications. Unmarked trailers will only be permitted to carry a maximum of half a pack. If so, Brikmakers may provide a loan trailer.
A standard face brick features a single, purpose made face.
Colour variation may exist between the solid and cored version of an identically named product.
In addition to a noticeable variation in colour between bricks, some utility bricks are unsuitable for external use. For more information, please contact a Brikmakers sales consultant.
Architectural Shapes/Custom Colours
Certain products are available in customised shapes and colours. Please contact a Brikmakers sales consultant. Minimum order quantities apply.
Certified Strength Bricks
Brikmakers have made a range of certified strength bricks available for specialised building projects. Please contact Brikmakers for the costs and specifications of these products.
Face bricks will be block stacked on two-storey project sites. Based on the conditions of the site, this may not always be possible.
A weathers truck sealed joint with approved damp proof coursing will be required to prevent the effects experienced of extreme exposure in coastal areas.
Damp Proof Course (DPC)
Damp proof course can provide maximum resistance from ground salts and moisture and must be installed in order to prevent brickwork erosion. It is imperative that the damp proofing be installed above ground level to act effectively.
When selecting product it is recommended that you visit a Brikmakers selection centre to verify variations in colour and texture.