Types of Burnt Clay Bricks are explains in this post. Brick is a construction material uses in the construction of several structures. It is an old traditional building material used in the construction of walls. Bricks consider as a major construction material because of its physical and chemical character. It is of high strength, long life and fire resistance. Easily available at low cost and considers as leading building material.
Bricks lays in courses and numerous patterns known as bonds. It constructs with various kinds of mortar to hold the bricks together. And to make a durable structure.
There are certain Qualities of Brick. Brick has certain physical and chemical properties. Bricks use in latest constructions. It make renovations right across the world. Brick is a soundproof, fire resisting material. As it posses these characteristics it uses to construct partition walls in Industries. And use for home extensions, walls of different thickness. It is cheap, hard, durable and easy to handle and to work with. These properties make brick a leading building material.
There are many Classification of Bricks base on the method of manufacturing. Brick manufacture in different types of methods with a different kind of machines and handmade. And there are two major types of bricks from the old traditional construction field.
Types of Burnt Clay Bricks
- Modular Bricks and
- Non-Modular Bricks
These Bricks have different sizes & Dimensions. These bricks possess plain rectangular faces with sharp edges or corners. And it has uniform colour on all faces.
The main requirement of brick is that it has to free from, cracks, flaws. And free from foreign materials present inside it.
Standard Modular Bricks
The standard Modular Bricks has different dimensions compares to Non-Modular Bricks. The size of standard Modular Bricks are 190 mm length,110 mm width and 90, 40 mm height.
Standard Non-Modular Bricks
The standard Non – Modular Bricks has different dimensions compare to Modular Bricks. The size of standard Non-Modular Bricks are 230 mm length, 110 mm width and 70,30 mm height.
For making a uniform bond in-between bricks, Standard Modular Bricks and Non-Modular Bricks combines.