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What Makes Purpose-Made Brick Slip Cladding Sustainable?
Sustainability is an ongoing conversation and a continual line of improvement in the construction industry. But how does using brick slip cladding contribute to this movement?
7 Key Design Considerations When Using Brick Slips
Now that brick slips are becoming so widely used in various projects, there are many design options. Let’s look at the 7 key considerations.
What Shapes, Sizes & Colours Do Glazed Bricks Come In?
How can you best use the different design options, such as shape, size, and colour, offered by glazed brick slips?
Considering Cost When Specifying A Glazed Brick Slip Façade
When specifying a project that includes a glazed brick slip façade, it’s important to consider the drivers behind a successful build. Ask yourself, what are the critical points of a build that affect cost? When starting a project, specifiers must consider: ...
Which Façade Systems Are Compatible With Brick Slips?
Too many times, a traditional brick is chosen for a façade system when the project requires a different construction method.
Why Architects Are Using Glazed Brick Slips For New Facades
Glazed brick slips are now a popular way for architects to make their projects come to life. In fact, due to a façade often being referred to as the most important aspect from a design perspective, there is more pressure than ever to create something original.
Brick Slips Design Trends For 2023
With the ever-growing demand to stand out from the crowd, building products such as brick slips can be a solution that enables a successful, yet unique, build.
Why is Natural Stone a Sustainable and Eco-Friendly building material?
In the past few decades, the publics views on sustainability and environmentally friendly business practices have transformed completely. People are now much more interested to find out where building materials come from, and how sustainable and eco-friendly they...
Is brick a sustainable choice?
Brick is a natural product, durable, breathable, and recyclable. But let’s be honest, brick is only sustainable if the building is still around in 500 years and making the space it inhabits better. The embodied energy due to all that gas used to burn bricks in a...
The Spaces We Live In
The Spaces We Live In – how our 2018 family adventure changed my understanding of the effects our built environments have on our lives. As I moved around Europe with my wife and 2 children, these were the questions I kept coming back to. How can we connect with...