Why bricks should be made in the UK

Brickmakers around the world are ramping up production as the country’s housing market is coming under pressure and supply chains are being disrupted.The UK has one of the world’s largest supply chains for brickmaking and the country has a large number of brickmaking companies operating in the sector.The demand for brick products in the United …

How brick frames and the history of Britain’s brick walls will be preserved

Brick frames are used for many purposes in the UK.They are used as doorways, window frames and wall decorations.They have a rich history and are used across the country.They also provide protection against insects and mould.And the bricks are usually left to rot for many years.But as with other types of buildings, the history and …

When I’m done building brick lanes, I’m going to have a few hundred thousand more to sell…

By now, you’ve probably noticed that there’s a huge spike in construction activity in Brooklyn.New York City is home to some of the most iconic buildings in the world, and there are a ton of buildings that stand out as the perfect buildings for brick-laying.These buildings are typically large and complex, and they need to …

How a brick-frame window made a living out of an old garage

This was a window from a garage in rural Connecticut. I’ve been wanting to make a post on how this window made the living out-of-a-brick garage for a while, and I finally got around to it.This window was installed in the late 1980s. The story is an interesting one.It’s not uncommon for old, rustic, window-less garages to …