25 Sep

Types of Bricks

Bricks are used for construction year-round, owing to their strength, versatility and longevity, but do you know the differences between the varieties and their ideal uses?

Here we’re looking at the most common bricks that are used in construction so that you can have a better idea of which is more suited to your construction.

burnt clay bricks
Common burnt clay

The common burnt clay bricks are constructed by pressing clay into moulds to make the shape, and then dried and fired in a kiln. They are often used in general constructions that don’t require any special aesthetic qualities –