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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.

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Brick Jointer Used to Finish Brick Joints
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Brick Jointer

Joints are key components of masonry work. Not only are they integral to a wall's structure, but they also form part of the design, particularly in the case of brickwork. Usually a jointer is used only for new pointing. Different thicknesses allow different joint depths. This example is a double-ended brick jointer, providing two options for joint depths.



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