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A dispute over the kind of brick used on a multi-million dollar downtown hotel came to a final vote

And Thin Brick Won! Downtown Des Moines’ riverfront will soon have two new hotels. However, it didn’t come easily. Monday morning, the city council ended a long debate about what kind of bricks to use on the outside of the development. The hotel developer’s original plans called for a “thin brick” veneer. However, the city […]

Ambrico Completes McDonalds Renovation Project in Plymouth, WI

American Brick Company (Ambrico), providers of thin brick products and professional thin brick installation services, recently announced the completion of a thin brick renovation for McDonalds® in Plymouth, WI. The company, which specializes in thin brick installation services for a variety of commercial and residential buildings, is excited to report the successful completion of the […]

McDonald’s revamps stores to look more upscale –

At a time when most of McDonald’s competitors are still shell-shocked from the recent recession, the fast-food giant is undertaking its biggest store-by-store makeover in the chain’s 56-year history: The 500-pound clown of fast food is trying to look more like a grown-up. It’s a $1 billion-plus undertaking that McDonald’s and its franchisees hope, by […]

Ambrico Opens New Thin Brick Showroom in Warren, Michigan

American Brick Company (Ambrico), has announced the opening of the company’s newly designed showroom at the headquarters in Warren, MI. Ambrico’s state of the art showroom is now open to the public. Containing a wide assortment of thin brick samples and project ideas, the showroom is open to contractors, building owners, home owners and anyone […]

Ambrico Revamps St. Luke’s Hospital’s Exterior with Thin Brick

The professionals at Ambrico are proud to have recently renovated St. Luke’s Hospital in Kansas City, Mo. with their elegant, yet versatile, thin brick. Resulting in a cladding system in decipherable from traditional brick, Ambrico’s veneer panels provide builders and homeowners with an appearance of real brick at a fraction of the cost. Once Ambrico’s […]

Ambrico Updates McDonald’s Locations with a Quick and Simple Restoration Option

When McDonald’ s decided to renovate thousands of locations within a tight timeframe, Ambrico’ s ( brick panels were the one and only option with classic results and a trustworthy construction method. Delivering an elegant renovation alternative with all the luxuries of traditional brick at a fraction of the cost, Ambrico’ s veneer brick is […]

Ambrico’s Thin Brick Solution Provides Holiday Inn Express with Style and Elegance

The American Brick Company’ s veneer panels offer an elegant renovation option with all the luxuries of traditional brick at a fraction of the cost. WARREN, Michigan, October 15, 2010—Veneer brick pioneer, Ambrico (, has successfully renovated Erie, Pennsylvania’ s Holiday Inn Express located on 8101 Peach Street. As the manufacturer and distributor of the EZ-Wall® thin brick […]

Ambrico’s Veneer Brick Panels Enhance LA Fitness Center

Veneer brick pioneer, Ambrico (, has utilized its EZ-Wall® System in the construction of a new fitness center in downtown Royal Oak, Mich. Situated at the corner of Woodward Avenue and Washington Street, the two-story, 45,000-square-foot building uniquely stands on stilts for member and visitor parking on the ground floor. The center offers a variety […]

Ambrico’s Brings the Authentic Look of Brick to Detroit’s Ford Field

Situated in the heart of Detroit, Ford Field has been home to the Detroit Lions since the start of the 2002 season, and one of the most impressive sports arenas in the U.S. Encompassing a total of 1.85 million square feet of development, the American Brick Company’s veneer panels can be viewed throughout the stadium’s […]