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Address & Contact details:
Grindle House Farm

Grindle Road
Grindle Near Shifnal
Shropshire
TF11 9JR
www.imperialbricks.co.uk
Samantha Lace
Tel +44 (0)1952 750816
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Imperial Bricks

Overview

As one of the UK’s leading suppliers of the finest traditional handmade, wirecut and pressed bricks, the company specialises in producing a growing range with a strong focus on regional variations, in imperial and metric sizes. // HERITAGE | Using time-honoured manufacturing methods, their skilled brickmakers expertly reproduce brick colours and textures found across the UK over the past 500 years, making their bricks perfect for the restoration, renovation and conservation of period properties, whilst offering an authentic look for new build projects. // QUALITY | All of their products undergo rigorous testing and are fully CE Marked to meet the required British standards. // SERVICES | The company offer expert advice and guidance as well as technical services such as brick matching, colour blending and bespoke weathering of bricks to perfectly match existing brickwork or allow buildings to blend into their surrounding environment.

CPD Material (2)


Seminar
Revolutionising Restoration
The seminar guides you on how to select the right brick for renovation, restoration and traditional new build projects. By the end of the CPD you should have a greater understanding of:
- The history of UK brick making
- The range of brickwork bonds used
- The regional variations in brick size, colour and texture
- The production process of handmade bricks
- Brick types and sizes
- The benefits of using traditional handmade bricks in conservation, heritage and traditional new build projects
- How to problem solve
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Innovative Brick Match Solutions: A Practical Guide to Achieving the Best Brick Match
This seminar will help you to gain an improved understanding of brick matching techniques. It will help you to understand the following topics:
- Understand how to recognise brick types, properties and characteristics and their application to aid the brick matching specification process
- Understand remedies for matching weathered and aged brickwork
- Understand brick blending
- Understand economical colour correction
- Understand considerations for additional brickwork aesthetics
- Understand the use of brick slips for interiors and external facades
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar

Classifications


Imperial Bricks has CPD Materials in the following areas: -

Subject/Product Areas (CI/SfB)
RIBA Core Curriculum areas