Special Shaped Bricks

Special shaped bricks give architects creative freedom to build unique designs. These bricks, designed to various shapes and dimensions, can provide functionality, durability and reduce build time. These bricks offer flexibility, as they can be used on any project to add originality.

At Creative Brick Solutions, we offer a diverse range of special shaped bricks that can be tailored to your project needs. As the popularity of brickwork such as Hit & Miss continues to rise, special shaped bricks are more in demand than ever before.

Key Features

Special shaped bricks are characterized by their non-standard shapes. They can be custom-made to fit specific architectural designs, such as curved, angled, tapered, or asymmetrical shapes.

These bricks require precise manufacturing techniques to ensure accuracy and consistency in their dimensions.

These bricks offer versatility in construction by allowing architects and builders to create intricate designs, curves, and angles that may not be achievable with standard rectangular bricks.

A Range of Special Shaped Bricks

Special shaped bricks are designed to integrate seamlessly with standard-sized bricks and other construction materials.

These bricks can add a distinctive and visually appealing element to buildings. Their unique shapes create architectural interest, allowing for the creation of captivating facades.

They may be designed to accommodate specific requirements such as ventilation, insulation, acoustic control, or structural support.

Technical Information

Please note, we are one of the only companies that provide such a wide range of special shapes. If you have a product in mind that you don’t see below, please contact us!

Shapes Available

Profil Coste

Profil Coste

Profil Coste Brique

Profil Coste Brique

Carreau 100

Pointe

Carreau 150

Concave

Carreau 160

Convexe

Carreau Rectangle

Hirondelle

Hexagone

Sillage

Emergence

Moucharabei

Moucharabeih

Moucharabei Hirondelle

Moucharabeih Hirondelle

Moucharabeih B

Moucharabeih B

Moucharabeih Arrondi

Moucharabeih Arrondi

Moucharabieh New

Moucharabieh New

 

 

Colours Available

Special Shaped Bricks are available in the following colour ranges:

Natural Terracotta Brick Slip Selection

Natural Terracotta

coloured glazed brick slips

Coloured Glazed 

Engobe Brick Slip Selection

Engobed

Transparent Brick Slips

Transparent

Single Fired

metallic glazed brick slips

Metallic 

crystal clear glazed brick slips

Crystal Clear

Lead Times

12-20 weeks. Official lead times will be quoted on a project specific basis, dependence on size, complexity and location.

Budget Rates

£45sqm – £200sqm dependant on colour and shape.

Compatible Systems

Project and product specific – contact us to discuss.

 

Case Studies

Maison du Peuple Gardanne (France)

Brandon Street (London)

Profil Coste Lumièrer (France)

FAQ

What happens after I enquire about a product?

You’ll receive a call from a brick consultant within 72 hours to discuss your project requirements and establish the next steps to achieve your goals.

How are brick costs calculated?

Costs are calculated on a project specific basis. See budget rates section above for an estimate. Please enquire for pricing on any size bricks, corners, pre-cast & special shapes. Delivery costs also apply.

What brick systems can the bricks pair with?

Bricks can be attached to various façade systems including; Adhesively fixed. Lightweight Board Systems. Natural X Brick Slip Cladding. Pre-Cast Concrete. Brick GRC (Glass Reinforced Concrete). For project specific information please contact us.

What adhesives and mortars can be used with these bricks?

Please contact us for the technical requirements for the adhesives of specific manufacturers.

What fire rating do the bricks have?

All the bricks we supply are A1 fire rated. When used in conjunction with a system fire ratings vary. For example, when paired with a Natural X Cladding System the façade system will be A1 Fire Rated. Your system supplier will be able to confirm the fire rating.

What bespoke options are available for the bricks?

We regularly work with specifiers to create special sizes, shapes and colours which are project specific. If you’d like to explore an idea for your façade, please contact us to discuss the manufacturing possibilities which will guide your vision.

Related Products

COSTE

SHAPED TILES

HIT & MISS BRICKS 

Robin Batty

Director

 

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Product Description

Special shaped bricks differ from a standard brick in that they can complement and contrast standard brick metrics. These bricks offer flexibility, as they can be used on any project to add originality to either high-rise structures or smaller bungalows. These unique bricks possess non-standard shapes and sizes, offering endless possibilities for designers and builders alike. With their precision manufacturing and integration capabilities, special shaped bricks seamlessly blend with standard-sized bricks, enhancing both the structural integrity and visual appeal of buildings.

Special shaped bricks give architects creative freedom to build unique designs. From contemporary masterpieces to historical renovations, special shaped bricks elevate architectural designs to new heights. Their versatility allows for the realization of complex visions, enabling the construction of buildings that stand out from the crowd.

At Creative Brick Solutions, we offer a diverse range of special shaped bricks that can be tailored to your project needs. Make sure to contact a member of the team to discuss the range of diverse shapes we supply, so you can be confident that your project is shaping up to be the best it can be.