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January 25, 2023
General Blog

UK Brick’s 2022 Project Highlights

January 25, 2023

UK Brick have been a part of many great projects over the past year! Here are our 2022 highlights...

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May 4, 2022
General Blog

Brick Reparation Guide - How to Expand Brick Life?

May 4, 2022

Bricks are eco-friendly, aesthetically appealing, and one of the most durable building materials

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March 11, 2022
General Blog

Waterstruck Bricks Explained

March 11, 2022

Bricks are made using various manufacturing techniques that produce a wide range of aesthetic and pe

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February 18, 2022
General Blog

The Ultimate Guide to Choosing Your Brick Manufacturer

February 18, 2022

Brick manufacturers can vary widely – and choosing the right one for your project can feel overwhelm

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January 5, 2022
General Blog

Construction Trends 2022

January 5, 2022

2021 was a critical year for construction. Especially infrastructure and residential, but what trend

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December 7, 2021
General Blog

What role does brickwork play in Net Zero 2050?

December 7, 2021

ACCORDING TO THE LATEST IPCC REPORT, limiting CO2 emissions in the next decade is crucial to the cli

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November 3, 2021
House Builder Guide

Are Construction Material Shortages Set to Continue?

November 3, 2021

This year has been an obstacle course for many of those in the construction industry. Navigating set

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September 29, 2021
General Blog

UK Brick to attend London Build Expo 2021

September 29, 2021

London Build is back, and we're pleased to announce that we join an exclusive list of attendees at

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August 24, 2021
General Blog

London Development News: Construction of HS2’s Old Oak Common Station

August 24, 2021

Following 3 years of discussion and site preparations, transport secretary Grant Shapps has confirm

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August 4, 2021
General Blog

How To Choose the Right Brick?

August 4, 2021

Planning a build of any sort can be an exciting challenge. When considering all the variables in a

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June 30, 2021
House Builder Guide

Building Material Shortage Affecting Construction Industry

June 30, 2021

Members within the construction industry are eager to get planned, ongoing, and delayed projects com

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May 14, 2021
General Blog

5 UK Construction Trends To Look Out For This Summer

May 14, 2021

2020 was a turbulent year and the construction industry suffered through several setbacks. The globa

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February 5, 2021
Architects Guide

Architecture News: ARCHDAILY BUILDING OF THE YEAR AWARD 2021

February 5, 2021

Architectural Solutions · Ultima Linear Specialists · Redefining Skylines

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January 18, 2021
Architects Guide

2021 Architecture Inspiration: Choosing The Right Materials For Exquisite Builds

January 18, 2021

We believe that if an architectural concept is so good, it needs to be supported by the best.

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January 14, 2021
General Blog

UK Brick: Welcome To 2021

January 14, 2021

For the team here at UK Brick, 2021 is our year to collaborate, to inspire and to celebrate architec

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November 25, 2020
General Blog

UK Brick · Why We Love Warwickshire

November 25, 2020

There are many reasons why we love Warwickshire. But since we’re UK Brick, our focus today sways tow

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October 23, 2020
General Blog

UK Brick · The UK’s Most Extraordinary Builds

October 23, 2020

The Romans called it Eboracum. Then the Saxons renamed it Eoforwick. To the Vikings, it was Jorvik.

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October 2, 2020
General Blog

UK Brick · Hit and miss brickwork: where science meets art

October 2, 2020

There is an honesty and a story etched into each of our bricks, and we love every time our clay

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September 14, 2020
Architects Guide

Architecture news and Inspiration · The Future Of London City: Mini Towns?

September 14, 2020

2020 has brought complex challenges globally, both socially and economically. But now, there is an o

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August 18, 2020
Architects Guide

UK Brick: Next level architecture · Hello, Beautiful Housing Developments

August 18, 2020

With government proposals laid out last week, the future of the UK’s housing developments, and the e

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August 3, 2020
Architects Guide

2020 Architecture News & Inspiration · Building Towards 2024: London’s Big Architecture Plans

August 3, 2020

There are some huge projects set for completion in the not too distant future, and we’re busy laying

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July 27, 2020
Architects Guide

UK Brick: Next Level Architecture · Shuttya Gobb, And Roll Up Your Sleeves!

July 27, 2020

Nottingham is ready to take the stage as the UK’s Cultural Capital. In fact, Nottingham is ready to

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July 17, 2020
General Blog

Unique Bricks: · Not For Girls

July 17, 2020

Unique bricks are an exceptional and versatile material. They exist to redefine, recreate and reset

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July 12, 2020
Architects Guide

UK Brick: Next Level Architecture · Be Part Of Something Better

July 12, 2020

Since the average lifetime of a building is 120 years, we’re looking at what we can do now to shape

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June 29, 2020
General Blog

2020 Guide · The Spring Office Fling, And The Future Of Our Workplace

June 29, 2020

Who knew an online design festival could be so damn sexy? The ‘Virtual Design Festival’, or VDF, has

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June 14, 2020
Architects Guide

2020 Architecture News & Inspiration · 2020 Build: The Compton, London

June 14, 2020

The Compton is a new development in St John's Wood, London. This project was completed in 2019, and

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June 1, 2020
General Blog

2020 Architecture News & Inspiration · Shitty Cities & Coronavirus

June 1, 2020

Today is the start of a new month, and more importantly, today is a few building blocks towards norm

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March 27, 2020
General Blog

Linear & Waterstruck Bricks · Architects: Shit A Brick, Or Survive

March 27, 2020

The kind of Waterstruck & Linear Brick projects we specialise in are not for the meek, but if you wa

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March 18, 2020
General Blog

Architecture News & Inspiration · 2020 Summer Bricks

March 18, 2020

Summer colours are those with a soft, subtle hue. Typically blue based, and ironically cool, a summe

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March 9, 2020
Architects Guide

2020 Architecture Guide · Postmodern Architecture: The Future Of London

March 9, 2020

‘Just look at the buildings that have gone up over recent years – they’re cheap, generic rubbish, pu

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May 3, 2020
Architects Guide

2020 Architecture Guide · Why Interior Architects Have A Hard On For Our Linear Bricks

May 3, 2020

Trying to force these bricks into a neat category is pretty dangerous. Why? Because Linear bricks ar

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April 23, 2020
Architects Guide

2020 Architecture Inspiration · Linear Brick Bonds

April 23, 2020

When we look through the UK’s masonry history, bonding is seemingly about order, functionality and s

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April 18, 2020
House Builder Guide

2020 Housing Developers & Architects · What’s next for architecture?

April 18, 2020

But the next 3 weeks of strict isolation gives us the opportunity to consider the future. Planning f

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April 9, 2020
Architects Guide

Architecture News & Inspiration· London Lockdown

April 9, 2020

But just because the streets are quiet, it doesn’t mean that the capital has stopped. Far from it in

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March 30, 2020
General Blog

Architects 2020 Inspiration · In Isolation We See Beauty

March 30, 2020

Sometimes we choose not to see beautiful things. In most cases, this is not a deliberate or consciou

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May 9, 2020
General Blog

The 2020 Guide · Housing And Regeneration In London

May 9, 2020

We’re proud to help architects create unique communities in London’s forgotten spaces. As housing de

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March 6, 2020
General Blog

Architecture News & Inspiration· The Iconic Awards 2020

March 6, 2020

Registration for the 2020 Iconic Awards is now open, and it promises to bring together the best arch

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March 30, 2020
General Blog

The 2020 Guide · 2 And A Half Reasons Why London Needs Our Waterstruck Linear Bricks

March 30, 2020

It’s no secret that the Romans liked the sweet spot surrounding the River Thames, in the South-East

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January 31, 2020
General Blog

The 2020 Guide · Unique London Builds: The Right Colour Brick

January 31, 2020

Choosing a brick colour is not always easy. Tone, surface texture and form all affect the appearance

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January 23, 2020
Architects Guide

The Architects Guide · The Long But Happy Face Of London, 2020

January 23, 2020

Before we look at 2020, we’re revisiting a NLA London breakfast talk, in December 2019. The discussi

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December 3, 2019
House Builder Guide

The Housing Developers Guide · Which Bricks Are Right For My London Apartments?

December 3, 2019

Maybe you’ve just acquired the plot, or maybe you’re talking to architects. Either way, new projects

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November 8, 2019
Architects Guide

The Architects Guide · 2020; The Year Of The Linear Bricks

November 8, 2019

London is more than our capital city. It’s got 2000 years of stories to tell, and it’s smile lines a

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October 18, 2019
Architects Guide

The Architects Guide · Structural Bricks & Design Solutions

October 18, 2019

Structural bricks are the inner foundations that help us to build load-bearing wall beams. And these

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October 18, 2019
House Builder Guide

Housing Developers Guide · Don't Be A Fool Use Our Visualisation Tool

October 18, 2019

Our visualisation tool is pretty swish, even if we do say so ourselves. It’s free to use on our webs

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September 26, 2019
Architects Guide

Architect’s Guide · The Best Of Open House London 2019

September 26, 2019

Open House London is one of our favourite weekends of the year. Why? Because we get to mooch inside

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July 25, 2019
Architects Guide

The Architect’s Guide · 2019 Inspiration

July 25, 2019

We’ve had a flick through our portfolio, and brought together our three favourite architectural buil

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July 18, 2019
House Builder Guide

The Housing Developers Guide: Facing Bricks

July 18, 2019

Deciding which facing brick to choose is tricky. They can be the external face of a build, or the in

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July 2, 2019
House Builder Guide

VII Housing Developers Guide • Choosing the right brick for your build •

July 2, 2019

Choosing the right brick for your buildThere’s a waterstruck brick for every type of project. But wi

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June 20, 2019
Architects Guide

IV Architects Guide • The Versatility of Waterstruck Bricks

June 20, 2019

Waterstruck bricks are somewhat of a contradiction; they are smooth yet textured, soft yet sharp. Re

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