Retaining wall blocks

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The #GreenLock range of retaining wall blocks provide an advanced, innovative, versatile and cost effective soil retaining and stabilising system. The products are manufactured throughout South Africa and Namibia to SABS Standards and consist of high density dry-pressed concrete material utilising […]

12 Amazing Building Block Raised Garden Beds

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Raised bed gardening has many benefits – the soil stays loose and well-drained since it doesn’t get continuously stepped on, and the beds are simply easier to plant and maintain since they are off the ground. Raised beds can be made from […]

Apple iPad vs. Cinder Block

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  Wired is a full-color monthly American magazine, published in both print and online editions, that reports on how emerging technologies affect culture, the economy and politics. Wired was recently asked on Twitter to ‘Battle test an iPad’ and they took on the challenge. Three tests were run to test the […]

What is Bricks.com worth?

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In setting up the BlocksAndBricks.co.za blog, we obviously gave considerable thought to the name.  In the process we discovered that bricks.com was available for sale – for a cool $250 000 (See it here)  I think most people would agree, that’s […]