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Blocks and bricks

Blocks, bricks, brick reinforcement materials and cutting services.

Durable, weight-bearing blocks or bricks for use in masonry.

Bricks are common ceramic construction blocks available in standard shapes and sizes, and usually comprise clay and shale. Bonded with mortar, bricks are used in permanent structures. Facing bricks may be manufactured, hand moulded or wire-cut for different aesthetic effects. Engineering bricks are designed for performance with increased resistance to ice and thaw and higher tensile strength. Air bricks and clay bridging ducts provide ventilation through cavity walls.

Cement blocks or breeze blocks may offer a cheaper alternative, sometimes injected with colour pigments for visual effect. Reconstituted stone blocks contain stone fragments bonded with cement.

Brick and block cutting services cut and bond bricks to specific angles to suit design requirements. Brick and blockwork reinforcement strengthens masonry, for example using stainless steel reinforcing bars or expanded metal lath.

Source blocks, bricks, brick reinforcement materials and cutting services on this page.

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Lignacite Concrete Coursing Blocks
Coursing Blocks are available for use in bonding and infill to ensure that a uniform thermal performance is achieved throughout the wall. Their use will save time and money by reducing the need for...
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Lime Tree Lodge, Norfolk
H+H products were selected for this project due to the aircretes high thermal performance which helps meet Passivhaus standards. Passivhaus is achieved by the application of high levels of insulati...
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We supplied Masterdenz Fairfaced concrete block due to its high performace and ease of use for a multi-functional development
 
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Poor Clares Convent, which dates back to 1850, is now part of a development of 18 luxury homes. The extensive restoration and development project r...
 
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Lignacite’s new range of Roman Bricks has been created to offer a contemporary design feature to architects. Lignacite’s Roman Bricks are available...

Featured Companies

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Wienerberger is the world's largest producer of bricks and No. 1 on the clay roof tiles market in Europe with 230 plants in 30 countries. We also hold leading positions in concrete pavers in CEE.
 
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Kilwaughter Chemical Co Ltd has been an established quarry and mineral processor since 1939. In the late 1980s the company began to focus on the design and manufacture of renders using calcium carb...
 
AAB
Established in the UK for over 20 years, AAB is the wholly-owned UK subsidiary of the leading Dutch brick producer De Risjwaard Baksteen. The company supplies over 400 brick types from De Rijswaard...
 
Acheson & Glover
Acheson & Glover specialise in the manufacture of paving flags and blocks, retaining walls and architectural masonry. Acheson & Glover are an innovative technology driven company using adv...
 
Acoustic GRG Products Ltd
Acoustic GRG Products Ltd is a family run business with over 20 years’ experience in the acoustics industry. Acoustic GRG Products Ltd manufactures the RPG Diffusor Systems Inc Innovative range of ...
 
Aggregate Industries - Masterblock concrete blocks & architectural facing masonry
Aggregate Industries is a major manufacturer and supplier of construction materials. The Masterblock aggregate concrete blocks and architectural facing masonry ranges offer the industry complete so...
 
Aggregate Industries - Roofing and Walling
Aggregate Industries produces reconstituted stone walling and roofing products.
 
Ancon Building Products
Ancon designs and manufactures a wide range of high integrity structural fixings for use in masonry and concrete construction. Ancon’s technical services team will advise on correct product or mate...
 
Bekaert Building Products
Bekaert is a global leader in the development and production of metallic wire based materials used in the manufacture of many different types of products around the world. In the building and const...
 
Betafence Limited
Betafence is a worldwide leader in Perimeter Security Solutions. A global manufacturer of innovative fencing, gates, automation, access control and integrated solutions. Their comprehensive range...
 
Brett Landscaping
Brett are one of the UK's leading manufacturers of high quality paving and landscaping products suitable for use within both commercial and domestic applications - including driveway paving, na...
 
CEMEX UK
With over 100 years experience and over 60,000 employees in more than 50 countries, CEMEX is one of the world’s leading suppliers of building materials. In the UK, it is a leading supplier of rea...