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Professional Biocide User Register

10 December 2018

The Professional user of biocides register Can woodworm or dry rot be treated safely using chemicals? The short answer is yes, but it’s also true that in the wrong hands many chemicals can be harmful to the user, customer and the environment. This is what the professional users of biocides register is for. All chemicals […]

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Apprentice of the year to trainee surveyor

10 October 2018

From apprentice to damp and timber surveyor – a career path to be proud of

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Damp proofing skills officially rewarded

22 February 2018

Adam’s damp and timber treatment career just took off – with Brick-Tie of course!

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Safe by design

15 January 2018

Planning to work safe starts as soon as we visit your home or business. Damp proofing, wall tie replacement or structural repairs – safe by design

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Green Register Bite Size CPD hits the ‘hot spot’

25 February 2017

The ‘Mind the gap’ presentation via The Green Register was an event worth attending

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Filed under: Condensation Damp Indoor Air Quality Surveying Thermography training

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BT Preservation reviews its service to improve

28 January 2017

How does Yorkshire’s best damp-proofing, timber treatment and wall tie company stay at the top? BT Preservations reviews itself…….

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Expert damp surveys day in Yorkshire

17 November 2016

To produce expert damp surveys we have to learn every day…. this week we shared some of that knowledge with Yorkshire’s finest

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PCA Damp experts in Yorkshire

10 November 2016

Yorklshire’s PCA damp experts get together to raise standards

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From a good company to an outstanding company

11 September 2016

How do Brick-Tie go about becoming outstanding? The firm is its people and as Investors in People since 2007, we aim to demonstrate, that this is the right way to do things…

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Surveyor training day – June 2016

3 June 2016

Surveyor training day is the first Friday of every month. Sometimes these days are quite technical and last week – we concentrated on getting the basics right.

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High quality damp proofing technicians are made not born

27 May 2016

Our Friday morning de-brief is serious business – with a lighter side too. Here on planet Brick-Tie we make high quality damp and timber technicians. Our job has been made much easier this year, with the introduction of the new Property Care Association Apprentice scheme. We’ve been involved with the scheme from the start, with […]

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Four times PCA winners!

15 May 2016

PCA awards winners for the forth time and counting!

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The Property Care Association ‘Alternative repair strategies for Traditional Buildings’.

24 April 2016

Our boss, Bryan Hindle was able to attend this widely anticipated course on traditional repairs last Thursday. This is the second event of its kind, which the SPAB (Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings), has delivered at the PCA training shed. Bryan missed the inaugural day last year, because he was on a pre-booked holiday

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Brick-Tie pick up another award via The Property Care Association

25 June 2015

A double win for Brick-Tie at the annual Property Care Association ‘Good Practice’ awards….

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Thermal survey training with PCA

8 May 2015

Thermal surveys were improved with additional training for our team – read how it went on the Property Care association’s – ‘Thermography introduction Day’

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Damp specialist training for safety and service

21 February 2015

Brick-Tie core damp specialist values were covered on Friday – health and safety, quality and of course…… fun.

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Two apprenticeships with Brick-Tie start in 2015

6 December 2014

Fancy a career in the Property Care Industry? Brick-Tie Have two apprenticeship places available in 2015

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Filed under: Basement Waterproofing Cavity Wall Ties Damp Dry Rot General Health & Safety listed buildings Masonry Materials PCA Structural Repairs Timber Infestations training Wall Ties Waterproofing Wet Rot Woodworm

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Yorkshire damp and timber specialists meet up in Bradford

7 October 2014

Learning never stops as our MD Bryan Hindle joins many of the Norths best and brightest damp, timber and basement waterproofing experts for a technical talk in Bradford.

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Property Care Association training for all

15 September 2014

The best get better with Property Care Association training. Most of our staff have obtained Property Care Association training over the years, but the training is so good, we can’t get enough of it. Not only our technicians benefit from Property Care Association training. Learning never stops in our business and that means across the […]

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IOSH Health and Safety Symposium 2014 with Brick-Tie

8 September 2014

…. ongoing lessons and training on Health and Safety at the IOSH National Health and Safety Symposium in Nottingham – Our MD Bryan Hindle reports back from the event….

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Brick-Tie Preservation win at the property care association awards – again!

13 April 2014

Property Care Association awards 2014 – this time we won ‘Contractor of the year’!

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Become the best damp and timber surveyor

30 March 2014

CSRT time for damp and timber surveyor For the second time in a month our MD Bryan Hindle spent a day training and mentoring others. This time it was Paul Walker who is a young damp and timber surveyor studying for his upcoming CSRT (Certificated Surveyor in Remedial treatment), exams. He is employed in the […]

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Training comes first at Brick-Tie

18 December 2012

Training comes first at Brick-Tie so we ended the year with a training day dedicated to customer service

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Specialist damp diagnosis getting even better

5 December 2012

Specialist damp diagnosis in Yorkshire just improved even further when Brick-Tie preservation acquired new laboratory equipment and detailed instruction from damp industry guru Graham Colerman….

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Controlling damp and mould in Yorkshire’s homes

14 November 2012

Controlling damp just got easier with the advanced training available from the PCA and attended by our damp surveyors.

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Helifix approved contractor visits Harrogate

28 September 2012

As a Helifix approved contractor we work with helifix to spread the word about how useful and cost effective the Helifix system is for wall ties, and masonry repair

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Yet more qualifications for BT Preservation’s team

7 September 2012

More qualifications for Brick-Te Preservation’s surveying team, with Sean Tristram-Jones adding the CSRT health and safety module to his collection…

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Structural repair CPD for Leeds RICS members

31 May 2012

Bryan Hindle presented a Structural Repair CPD (Continuing Professiopnal Development presentation) for members of RICS in Leeds….

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Teaching damp diagnosis to surveyors in Leeds

4 May 2012

A good morning of damp diagnosis work with Adair Paxton Chartered Surveyors of Leeds, West Yorkshire, last week. Bruce Collinson FRICS heads a team of surveyors managing a huge selection of properties across Leeds. Damp and mould problems crop up of course and Bruce asked us to spend some time with his team, to pass […]

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Property Care Association meeting

1 May 2012

Another Property Care Association meeting dominated by additional training for members and their staff – excellent!

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More Property Care Association awards for Brick-Tie

23 April 2012

Yorkshire’s finest damp, timber and wall tie specialist wins again! For the second year in three we are highly commended in annual Property Care Association awards. The PCA agm saw Brick-Tie Preservation awarded the Training and personal development ‘highly commended’ award. This is the second time we’ve been recognised in this way and the whole […]

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More damp-proofing and timber treatment qualifications for our staff

7 March 2012

Damp proofing and timber treatment qualifications for Yorkshire’s best remedial team…

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Gravimetric damp testing

17 January 2012

Bryan heads to Graham Coleman’s lab for hands on gravimetric damp testing tuition from the Property Care Association head examiner

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Good management for Yorkshire specialist company

12 June 2010

Our MD Bryan Hindle and administration manager Katrina Jackson achieve NVQ level 4 in leadership and management…

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Brick-Tie training rewarded by the Property Care Association

10 May 2010

The Property Care Association is the premier body for preservation quality, training and service, so recieving an award for our training commitment was great. Especially when the judging is completly independent. Bryan was delighted, clutching the award and a free bottle of bubbly “The PCA awards include categories for training, sustainability and innovation. Our award […]

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Flood remediation in Yorkshire

4 April 2010

Bryan attended a Continuing Professional Development meeting, organised by the Institute of Specialist Surveyors and Engineers last Thursday night. The subject was ‘Flood remediation’. Or in plain English ‘how to dry out and then repair buildings damaged by flooding’. The presentation was done by Steve Hodgson, who is the general manager of the Property Care […]

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Damp and Condensation training day at the PCA

12 November 2009

MD Bryan Hindle and damp and timber surveyor Jeff Holdsworth attend the PCA training course on damp and condensation

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Qualified Wall Tie installers of course!

15 October 2009

When you have your work carried out by us you can be assured it is done by qualified wall tie installers. Five of Brick-Tie’s staff have recently achieved the City & Guilds NVQ level 2 in Wall Tie Replacement. The qualification has been available for a few years but until now, there was no training […]

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Vandex waterproofing product training day

17 August 2009

Technician Darren Roberts has been with us for thirteen years. This week he spent a day sharpening his skills with Safeguard Europe, distributors of Vandex waterproofing products. Of course we’ve used Vandex for many years; successfully tanking and waterproofing concrete. In our business, learning never stops, so Darren leaped at the chance to brush-up on […]

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