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As daunting as it may seem, building your own home is well within the realm of possibility. In order for your DIY home to become a reality, you'll need to research every aspect of the building process. Thankfully, we've distilled the most important information, so you'll be adequately prepared for the challenge.Read More
November 12th 2018
Can a brick shortage cause long-lasting effects to the construction industry? The National Association of Estate Agents (NAEA) released a report in 2016 highlighting the dire position of the UK construction industry. The report claimed Britain is facing an acute brick shortage and an additional 1.4 billion bricks are needed to meet the growing demand of the UK housing market. While the Brick Development Association slammed the report as 'out of date and unhelpful', it did highlight the increasing demand for bricks.Read More
May 4th 2018
Are you undertaking an extension or renovation? Whether you're repairing existing masonry or adding to an original structure, you'll want to match your bricks successfully. Mismatched bricks can stand out like a sore thumb and make your new development lack visual appeal, and even compromise the structural integrity.Read More
April 5th 2018