This type of sand is yellow colored sand with high clay content and is basically used for brick and block work. It has a good property of repelling water and is stickier due to high clay content, which makes it more workable when mixed with cement. The brickies sand is used as the base component mixed with brick mortar mix or cement mix. This sand can also be mixed with other materials such as lime and water in required ratio. Apart from using as a base material for brick laying, the brickies sand can also be used as bedding for above the ground swimming pools. This sand is also used in accordance with other building materials for preparing mortars or jointing cement. Having a high quality of clay and fine slit content this sand is easily compacted making suitable to be used as paving and plastering sand.