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    Wire cut bricks

    Bricklayers

    What are wire cut bricks and are they good value for money?

    Asked by Elly on 8th Jul 2022
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    John Chapman general builders

    "They are a semi engineering facing brick good value for money"

    Answered on 8th Jul 2022 - Member since Oct 2019 - report
    The Little Roofing and Property Maintenance Company

    "Hi wire cut bricks are just the pattern on front there made to look like wire has run through them there cheaper I’ve found as some people don’t like the way they look but it’s all Preference"

    Answered on 14th Jul 2022 - Member since Jun 2021 - report
    A p bricklayer

    "Wire cut bricks are a facing brick with a zig zag style facing they can go horizontal or vertically as for money wise there not to bad depending on how much they cost"

    Answered on 8th Jul 2022 - Member since Dec 2021 - report
    Warwicker Brickwork Ltd

    "Wire-cut bricks are cured or fired pieces of clay that have been formed into brick shapes with the aid of a wire cutter of some sort. The simplest cutters are little more than wire cording that people press into large mounds of clay to divide it into smaller portions.

    One of the biggest advantage to the wire-cutting process is that it produces a much more affordable product; bricks made this way are easier to produce, require less material, and also take much less time to create than a pressed version of brick. A typical block of clay will produce six to nine bricks once cut and cured"

    Answered on 8th Jul 2022 - Member since Nov 2019 - report
    MML Construction

    "Wire cut bricks are factory made. They are normally higher in strength and are more consistent in their look as there factory made where as normal bricks are man made. They are however normally a little more expensive.

    Kind regards"

    Answered on 8th Jul 2022 - Member since May 2018 - report
    Jm roofing service

    "Wire cut brick is the most common used brick in the UK as its the strongest one for the UK weather"

    Answered on 9th Jul 2022 - Member since Dec 2021 - report

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