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selected for aesthetic impact
Facing bricks have been the most popular material for external wall construction in this country for hundreds of years. They are chosen primarily for their visual qualities, but are also weather resistant and incredibly durable. The choice of facing brick will be instrumental to the visual effect of any building.
All Brick and Stone are renowned for offering an unrivalled range of face bricks that spans the entire UK market as well as providing products from mainland Europe and beyond. Our passion for this product combined with our expertise, enables us to provide invaluable assistance to our partners in facilitating the construction of exemplary buildings that blend naturally into their surroundings.
Types of facing brick:
Soft Mud (Stock or Handmade) bricks – These are produced using a traditional method where clay is thrown into a mould either by hand (handmade) or by a machine (Stock), producing warm, soft colour palettes and a variety of textures.
Extruded (Wirecut) bricks – The most popular method of production in the UK. This product can be produced in large quantities at high speed, ensuring that it is cost effective and consistent.
common brick – visual – durable – stock – handmade – wirecut