Please be advised that we will be closing down for Christmas from 1pm, Friday 21st December 2018, and re-opening on Wednesday 2nd January 2019. Our last day for despatching orders
Brick slip cladding is a quick, easy way to give the exterior of an aging building a facelift. Many buildings of a certain age could benefit from this kind of
The clocks have gone back and there is definitely a chill in the air. The long hot summer is rapidly becoming a distant memory as everyone braces for winter. Building work goes on Continue reading Installation during the Winter
The BBA certificate 13/5079 for our systems; X-Clad, I-Clad and P-Clad has been reissued following its 3 yearly review. The BBA (The British Board of Agrément) provides independent third party certification and is the most readily recognised UKAS accredited certification body in the construction industry.
The certificate confirms that our systems have been assessed by the BBA as being fit for their intended use. Our clients can be assured that our systems have been rigorously tested and scrutinised.
Copies of our BBA certificates are available to view and download here. Should you have any questions regarding any aspect of the certification please call 0117 971 7117.
We have recently renewed our LABC Registered Details certification with Local Authority Building Control (LABC), who represent all local authority building control teams in England and Wales. LABC offers impartial advice and services to home owners, property and construction Continue reading Eurobrick renews LABC certification
The owner of this bungalow, Paul Gunn, wanted to refurbish the rear of his property as the original render finish was aged and cracked. He spoke to us about retrofitting X-Clad, our lightweight system which can be fixed Continue reading Latest Installer Project: Retrofitting X-Clad in Richmond, Surrey
Please be advised that some of the brick slips we have previously supplied have now been discontinued. Continue reading Brick slips update
The directors here at Eurobrick Systems are pleased to announce the completion of a management buyout earlier this year. Richard Haines, Dena Mayes and Nicola Haines have taken over the business from the two original Continue reading Business as usual after management buyout
We are sometimes asked whether our cladding systems are suitable for different brick bonds and patterns. Generally, most brick bonds and simple patterns are easy to replicate using our cladding systems.
Adding floors to buildings can be a complicated process, particularly as far as the foundations are concerned, but our lightweight cladding systems can help to simplify the process.
Inboxes all over the country are currently bulging with emails about the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) which comes into effect on the 25thMay 2018. The GDPR replaces the Data Protection Act 1998
We were recently visiting the Coventry area, so decided to drop in and take a look at an older project of ours that was completed over 10 years ago now. Stoneleigh Park Lodge is a guesthouse and part of Stoneleigh Park Continue reading Stoneleigh Park Lodge: Revisited
Our clients often ask us which mortar colour they should use, which is a very good question and something that can get overlooked.
We have been involved with a number of residential projects recently, from retrofit and refurbishment to new build developments.
With the party season firmly behind us, it is back to business as usual and we thought we would take the opportunity to look back at 2017. The tragic events at Grenfell Tower
Over the years the hospitality sector has been an important market for Eurobrick and we have supplied materials for a large number of projects including: Costa Coffee, O’Neill’s,
Please be advised that due to a high volume of orders, lead times for materials are increasing, particularly for the backer panel and some bricks. Brick manufacturers
A brick finish remains as popular as ever and brick slip cladding offers an alternative to traditional brickwork with a number of benefits, particularly alongside modular
The owners of this house in Dorset wanted a stone finish for their new build house that would fit in with the local area and provide a warm, characterful finish.
Situated between Shaftesbury Avenue and Oxford Street, in Central London, a multistorey apartment building on Wardour Street has recently undergone a substantial refurbishment of the rear and part of the side elevations.
Occasionally, we are asked whether our brick slips are real or not? Rest assured, at Eurobrick, we do not sell artificial bricks. All of our brick slips are kiln fired, natural clay products
The correct fixing of our systems is critical for ensuring safe installation, so whoever carries out the installation on a project should adhere to instructions in our
Since the recent tragic events at Grenfell Tower, we have been contacted by a number of clients seeking advice in regard
We have been working within the education sector for over 25 years now, helping schools to meet the demands of creating more school spaces. This market has
Since the start of the year, we have welcomed two new members of staff to Eurobrick. Both have joined Richard and James in the estimating department.
Following on from our 25th anniversary year, we are celebrating our most successful trading year ever in 2016, with sales up circa 50% on 2015. The figures make for an interesting read.
The transformation of this detached house in Rayleigh was carried out by its owner as a DIY refurbishment project. The objective was to modernise the aging exterior and this has certainly been achieved,
Increasingly, we are having discussions with architects and developers about new apartment buildings. Traditional masonry construction is not always
Despite many different cladding finishes being available, such as timber and render, there is still an abiding love for real brick. Bricks add character to a
Following strong sales of brick slips throughout the year, we are pleased to announce our new Product Guide (6th Edition) is now available and
You may have seen recent reports about the Government’s plans for 100,000 modular homes to be built by 2020, in an effort to help alleviate
In summer 2016, approved installer, Industrial Contracting Services (ICS), completed a project where around 100m2 of our 17mm thick X-Clad system
Following strong sales of brick slips throughout the year, we are pleased to announce that we are expanding our colour ranges further. We constantly monitor customers’ demands to ensure we offer
Installing traditional brickwork above an intersecting roof line to cover a “flying” gable can be problematic as supporting the weight can call for the addition of complex engineering detail.
X-Clad is an Approved product on the Energy Saving Trust (EST) Register. The Register lists products that have met the EST’s criteria
We’ve been working with McDonald’s for over 25 years now, supplying our systems as part of their pallet of modern finishes at drive thru restaurants throughout the UK.
Following assessment by an independent organisation, we’re pleased to announce that Eurobrick Systems has been successful in achieving ISO 14001 Certification.
One of our newest additions to the Classic Range, Newbridge Mix, has been installed in a prestigious office redevelopment in Dublin.
We are pleased to announce that we have a new showroom to showcase our cladding systems and slip finishes. Our full ranges of brick slips are displayed together with a selection of stone finishes and a cut away section of the X-Clad system.
We reach a significant milestone in 2015; 25 years in business. We are very proud of this achievement; from a new start up, Eurobrick has grown into the UK’s largest stockist of brick slips and leading specialists for brick cladding systems.
The Energy Saving Trust (EST) is widely recognised as the leading organisation providing independent advice about saving energy and sustainability, to homeowners, businesses and government.
Our new Product Guide (5th Edition) is now available and we are pleased tointroduce a number of new colours to both our brick slip ranges. The Britannia Range is an extensive collection of kiln fired, extruded brick slips. “Extruded” means that the bricks are manufactured as a slip, typically 15mm thick and as such require 60-70% less energy to fire than standard bricks.
The team here at Eurobrick Systems, are celebrating after successfully receiving British Board of Agrément (BBA) certification for all of its brick cladding ystems. The independent third party certification gives customers the peace of mind that they are purchasing quality products that have been rigorously tested and scutinised.
We are very pleased to announce that P-Clad has been approved for installation on buildings over 18m high, having passed the required rigorous fire test standard.