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Our online tools will provide quick answers to your calculation and conversion needs. On this page, you can calculate the number of bricks and amount of mortar required for a given wall area. Once the quantities are known, it is easy to estimate the cost with the rates prevailing in your area.

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The calculations on this page is based on the following assumptions:-

i) The bricks are laid on stretcher bonds

ii) There is 1/2 inch mortar joint between the bricks

iii) The mortar mix is 1:4 (cement:sand)

The simple way to calculate number of bricks is to divide surface area of the wall by the surface area (vertical face) of a single brick.

**Formula:** bricks required = wall area/ brick area

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