Simply put, NewBrick® is the biggest innovation in brick. Ever. Now you can get the look of brick you want without all of the weight, hassle and cost associated with old, heavy traditional clay brick. Here are all the ways NewBrick® is just a better way to build with brick!
Hear all about how NewBrick was used by these inspiring leaders on recent projects
Many things have improved over the last 9,000 years… until now brick was not one of them!
- Weighs only 2.45 lbs/sq. ft. before mortar
- Results in higher daily productivity
- Eliminates ties, pans, and shelf angles; significantly reduces load-bearing footings
- Compresses exterior construction schedules
- Meets NFPA 285
- Contributes to the insulation requirements as published in the IECC and ASHRAE 90.1 when installed over a NewBrick CI system
- Meets the State of California energy efficiency requirements as defined in Title 24, part 6 when installed over a NewBrick CI system
- Can reduce energy bills because thermal insulation is built right into NewBrick
- Can contribute to LEED credits when used in combination with a NewBrick CI system
- Quick and easy installation
- Can include air/water-resistive barriers; continuous CI; drainage plane; and a cladding system that comes with a complete single-source warranty
- Supplied by a single manufacturer; can be installed by a single contractor
- Horizontal alignment guide makes installation process easier and faster