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Clay Products – Brick

Hand-molded brick, Bellindon Brickworks, Oxfordshire, England, 1981.
Molded brick, splash course, Brice House, Annapolis, Maryland.

Technical Notes on Brick Construction , Brick Institute Association

  1. Manufacture Peruse
    1. Manufacturing, Classification, and Selection of Brick, Manufacturing, TN 9, Part 1. Read
    2. Stiles and Hart Brick Company
    3. Moring Brick
    4. Old Carolina Brick Company
    5. Vermont Brick Manufacturing
    6. Glen Gery Brick
    7. Belden Brick Company
  2. Construction
    1. Glossary of Terms Relating to Brick Masonry, TN 3, Lightly skim
    2. Bonds and Patterns in Brickwork, TN 30. Skim
    3. Brick Masonry Arches, TN 31. Lightly skim
    4. Brick Masonry Material Properties , TN 3A. Lightly skim
    5. Manufacturing, Classification, and Selection of Brick, Manufacturing, TN 9, Part 1. Read
    6. Brick Sizes and Related Information, TN 10b. Read pp. 1-2
    7. Water Penetration Resistance - Design and Detailing, TN 7 Lightly skim
    8. Wall Ties for Brick Masonry, TN 44B. Lightly skim
  3. Conservation
    1. Maintenance of Brick Masonry, TN 46. For new, veneer construction. Skim
    2. Salvaged Brick, TN 15. Summary: be very, ver cautiona about suign salvaged brick. Skim
    3. Efflorescence, Causes and Mechanisms, TN 23, Part 1. Read
    4. Efflorescence, Causes and Mechanisms, TN 23A, Part 2. Read
    5. Repointing (Tuckpointing) Brick Masonry. Read
    6. Ivy on Brickwork. Skim
  4. Preservation Briefs
    1. Breif 1 — Assessing Cleaning and Water-Repellent Treatments for Historic Masonry Buildings Read
    2. Brief 2 — Repointing Mortar Joints in Historic Masonry Buildings Read
    3. Brief 6 — Dangers of Abrasive Cleaning to Historic Buildings Read