The Most Beautiful Brick

Australia’s Most Beautiful Clay Brick

Old Red Brick, MacLaren Brick, Blush Brick, Midnight Brick and now: The most Beautiful Brick in Australia. Coming soon! Littlehampton Bricks have been working for over 120 years to bring you the best clay bricks and pavers in Australia. Our current range covers from the classic old bricks to the modern ones, as the Black…

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How Many Bricks Are There Per Square Metre

How Many Bricks Are There Per Square Metre?

With more and more people doing their own home renovations and DIY projects they may not be used to calculating some of the measurements for jobs or the quantities of products needed. Fortunately for most clay bricks the calculations are quite simple to make as there are not many different standard sizes. It is always…

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Melbourne Architecture

The Architecture of Melbourne

The Architecture of Melbourne     Australia’s architecture, in general, has always followed Western World trends. Initially influenced by the British and later by the North Americans.   In Melbourne, the story was no different. In the 21st century, the city still mixes old and new, European and North American.   With some of the…

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Fireplace Regulations

Fireplace regulations in Australia

Fireplace regulations in Australia Those who wish to have an open flame fireplace in their home or business should not only consider the benefits and design of the appliance but also the fireplace regulations in your state and territory. Australia has strict rules for the use of a wood heater to keep your family, as…

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BRICK TYPES

Face Brick, Inside Brick, Common Brick and Veneer Brick

Face Brick, Inside Brick, Common Brick and Veneer Brick: What is the difference between them?   Face bricks VS Commons Bricks When we’re talking about a masonry project with the need for support, we are generally talking about Face Brick or Common Brick – Not Veneer Brick. (Insides, render bricks and Commons Bricks in Australia…

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Virtual Tradeshow #1 -BRICKS – Sincero Design Series

THE FIRST LITTLEHAMPTON BRICK VIRTUAL TRADESHOW! Welcome to Littlehampton Brick Co’s first Virtual Tradeshow! In this virtual trade-show we’re having a look at 6 different clay bricks from the Sincero Design Series. In order of appearance we cover: Midnight Blush Light Cabernet Light Earth Siena Coachhouse So make yourself a cup of tea, turn on…

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NEW Clay Pavers Range: STARDUST – Thin Profile 76mm Pavers

THEY’RE HERE! ‘STARDUST PAVERS’ Australia’s Premium Boutique Clay Pavers are now available in an Architecturally Inspired 76mm Profile! The STARDUST SERIES pavers measure 230mm long, 76mm wide and 50mm thick. The perfect size for any modern architectural styles as well as more traditional projects which may have used clay brick as pavers laid on edge. For example…

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Clay Masonry Cleaning Manual

How to Clean Clay Bricks (Masonry) (This manual is a Publication of Think Brick Australia and can be found on their website: https://www.thinkbrick.com.au/Technical/Manuals/technical-manuals) Introduction This manual covers the cleaning of clay masonry only and should not be applied to other masonry materials. In addition to detailing cleaning methods, guidance is given on design and construction…

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6 GOOD REASONS TO USE BRICKS

6 GOOD REASONS FOR YOU TO USE BRICKS When it comes to building materials, and safety should go hand-in-hand — brick offers both benefits. Can withstand winds up to 250 km/h. Fire will not penetrate brick walls from the outside: 60 min + of protection.   Brick has unlimited design possibilities, dramatically increases a home’s…

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