DIY Network

Tools Central

All About Bricklaying Tools

Bricklaying tools are often used for other aspects of masonry work. The wide range of tools can be grouped into a few basic categories: trowels, string lines, joint tools and hammers.

Excerpted from Do It Yourself Home Improvement

More in Home Improvement

+ Enlarge Photo
Shrink Photo
Gauging Trowel Ideal for Finishing Large Joints
Featured Products in This Gallery

DK - Do It Yourself Home Improvement © 2009 Dorling Kindersley Limited

Gauging Trowel

A gauging trowel is smaller than a brick trowel, usually measuring about 7 inches from heel to toe. They have a distinct rounded nose that is ideal for finishing large joints and general patching of mortar.

Advertisement

Loading...

Please forgive us, this gallery is really popular.

We sent a note to our support staff about the glitch you just experienced. Please click the button below to reload your content.