Mortar is the bonding agent that integrates brick into a masonry assembly. Mortar must be strong, durable and capable of keeping the masonry intact, and it must help to create a water-resistant barrier (The Brick Industry Association). Although we like to focus on our quality brick, mortar makes up 17% of any brick work so … Continue reading Brick and Mortar
There are countless articles on kitchen, bathroom and extreme remodels and likewise numerous ads for window replacement, but one of the smartest and simplest upgrades for your home is often overlooked. Consider building a brick driveway! The brick driveway is an instant way to increase your home’s value. Furthermore, one day you may want to … Continue reading The Brick Driveway, a smart way to upgrade your home.
Welcome to your new source for Summit Brick Company’s latest and greatest… Brick Head News! We are elated to bring you the 411 on our company and industry. We will be posting news, tips, and a "For Distributor’s” page to see a list of request forms (coming soon!) you can send to us so we can help … Continue reading Welcome!