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Bricks with benefits

There are many cladding finishes available but the warm tones and textures of brick ensure it remains a firm favourite. The benefits of brick slip cladding mean it has grown in popularity over the years, something which we can testify to as the first company to introduce brick slip cladding to the UK over 30 years ago. We have seen first hand how the market for brick slips and brick slip cladding has grown, supplying a wide range of sectors including residential, commercial, public sector, education, leisure and hospitality projects throughout the UK. Over the last 30 years we have developed our systems to meet customer demand, and currently have four different systems with a range of benefits.

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NEW VIDEO: How to use Europoint mortar

We have recently created a new demonstration video to help people understand the best way to use our specially formulated Europoint mortar. It’s full of top tips to help you do the best job and covers mixing the mortar, preparing the mortar bag, how to apply it, letting it cure and tooling and finishing off. 

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Helping the UK meet energy efficiency targets

The BBC recently reported that nearly two thirds of UK homes fail to meet long-term energy efficiency targets, with more than 12 million homes falling below the C grade on Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs). Continue reading Helping the UK meet energy efficiency targets

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Latest Installer Project: ML Brickwork Southern, Borough High Street

ML Brickwork Southern have recently completed a refurbishment project in South East London. This 5-storey, mid-terraced commercial building is situated at 218-220 on the busy Borough High Street. The ground floor retail unit was retained and the upper floors converted into residential spaces to include three 1-bedroom apartments and a 2-bedroom apartment. Continue reading Latest Installer Project: ML Brickwork Southern, Borough High Street

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Installer Profile: Industrial Contracting Services – Village Green Medical Centre

When the Village Green Medical Centre was built in 1994 at Great Denham near Bedford they wanted to use a modular building system to take advantage of the speed of construction Continue reading Installer Profile: Industrial Contracting Services – Village Green Medical Centre

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Updated BIM & CAD information

We have recently been working with online platforms to provide better quality digital content for people working with our systems. We already offer a number of digital downloads on our website, including technical drawings, product and installation guides Continue reading Updated BIM & CAD information

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Landlords – The 2020 deadline is looming

From April 2018, it became unlawful for landlords of privately rented properties (both domestic and non-domestic) in England and Wales to grant a new tenancy to a new or existing tenant on a property Continue reading Landlords – The 2020 deadline is looming

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Over 25 years of McDonald’s projects

Over the past couple of years, McDonald’s restaurants have been carrying out an extensive programme of new build developments along with modifications Continue reading Over 25 years of McDonald’s projects

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Godiva Place – our biggest, single project to date

Our biggest, single project to date opened for business at the end of last year and we are now pleased to share the project details with you. This £47.5m scheme for Coventry University is a student accommodation block Continue reading Godiva Place – our biggest, single project to date

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NEW I-Clad Installation Guide Available Now

We have recently created an installation guide especially for I-Clad, to help with any questions that may arise specifically with interior installation projects. This is now available to Continue reading NEW I-Clad Installation Guide Available Now

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New Product Guide 7th Edition

Following continued strong sales of brick slips throughout last year, we are pleased to announce our new Product Guide (7th Edition) is now available. We are also introducing three new Continue reading New Product Guide 7th Edition

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Brick slips are on the up

The rising popularity of brick slips is evident from the growing number of companies now selling them. Once considered a niche product, the speed and flexibility brick slips offer has made them a popular choice across the Continue reading Brick slips are on the up

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Eurobrick renews LABC certification

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

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Latest Installer Project: Retrofitting X-Clad in Richmond, Surrey

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

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Achieve different brick bonds and patterns with Eurobrick cladding systems

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.

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Upward extensions with Eurobrick

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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. 

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P-Clad retrofitted to multistorey apartment building

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.

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Latest Installer Project – William Ransom Primary School, Hitchin

Approved Installers ML Brickwork Southern recently completed the installation of brick slip cladding to the new classroom block at William Ransom Primary School,

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Building on our success in 2016

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.

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Four new brick slips added to our colour ranges

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

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Cladding solutions for growing schools

For over 25 years we have worked on hundreds of school expansion and refurbishment projects. As classroom sizes grow, budgets, space and time are increasingly limited.

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Latest Installer Project: Parkfields School, Bedfordshire

Approved Installer NuBrick Developments are in demand and have recently completed an installation of P-Clad on behalf of Eco Off-Site Production Ltd on new classroom facilities for Parkfields School.

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How to achieve a brick finish on a “flying” gable in timber frame projects

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.

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New Product Guide, Fifth Edition

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.

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