Affordable Veneer Brick Walls Now Available from Ambrico

Thin brick walls from Ambrico.com prove to be the perfect blend of economical and stylish. WARREN, Michigan, Feb. 2, 2010—Ambrico (http://ambrico.com) has announced a revolutionary way to make veneer brick walls affordable—the company’s signature EZ-Wall® thin brick cladding system. Americans have treasured the beauty, warmth and durability of traditional exterior veneer brick walls for hundreds of years; however, many structures …

Brick as a Green Material

Setting an Example The Brick Industry Leads the way with third-party certification in green building design and sustainability Figure 1. Settling pond dredged for recycled material In November 2009, Booz Allen Hamilton’s “U.S. Green Jobs Study” forecasted that LEED-related spending would generate an additional $12.5 billion in GDP between 2009 and 2013. The study also predicts that, in the same …

Average Wall Cost Per Square Foot

Average Wall Cost Per Square Foot In Selected Cities (amounts in dollars) Wall Description (click wall type to view detail) Birmingham AL Jacksonville FL Atlanta GA Louisville KY New Orleans LA Jackson MS Charlotte NC Triangle NC Charleston SC Greenville SC Nashville TN 1. Brick Veneer & Metal Stud 20.49 20.44 21.71 20.14 20.03 19.87 21.04 20.58 19.52 19.88 20.20 …

Is Thin Brick Your Friend or Foe?

As a marketer of thin brick and thin brick wall systems for the last 20 years, I see first-hand how people many view thin brick as an asset to the masonry industry, and how many others see it as material that is “taking away wall share.” If you are a mason contractor, you may see thin brick as a competitor. …

Technical Notes – Thin Brick Veneer – Introduction

Technical Notes 28C – Thin Brick Veneer – Introduction [Jan. 1986] (Reissued Jan. 2001) Abstract: This Technical Notes is an introduction to thin brick veneer, and covers the brick units, several application procedures and its advantages and disadvantages. It is not the purpose of this Technical Notes to cover all aspects of the use of thin brick veneer, nor to …