Here at Manchester Brick, we can provide you with everything you need to know about the varied range of brickwork styles to choose for your property developments. A building’s choice of brick, bonding patterns and mortar colour can affect its aesthetics.
What’s wrong with regular old brickwork styles?
Depending on your projects, choosing the right brickwork style is an important task. There are a wide variety of these brickwork styles to choose from. The following information can help you realise your ideas and bring them to light
We take pride in our ability to provide the bricks you need, but you might need some help with choice of colour, bonds and mortar that lives up to your design and needs. It could be the difference between your project coming out looking fabulous or looking un-inspired.
So, in the case of a creative roadblock, allow us to lend a helping hand and provide you with the information.
We can help find the perfect brickwork style for your project.
We’ve highlighted some of the main considerations below, but if you would like to discuss your project in more detail, please contact us.
Firstly, what bonds would work for me?
Choosing your brick bond is important as it:
- Distribute loads throughout the structure to achieve maximum strength
- Ensure stability
- Achieve the desired aesthetic
Below are the three most commonly used brick bonds in bricklaying:
- Stretcher Bond
- Flemish Bond
- English Bond