Common Clay Bricks with Different Sizes in Malaysia
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Advantage of Clay Bricks
Clay bricks are very dense materials offering very strong walls and structure to any building. The vitrified clay can achieve immense strength to withstand the forces of nature, water and tear, chemical and break in.
The life span of clay bricks is at least 500 years. That means it is one of the most durable building materials made by man. Buildings made with clay bricks basically will last for generations. This will make properties built with clay bricks to command better value. This durability also makes clay bricks environmentally friendly as the building structure remains physically sound and be used again.
Clay bricks are fired to a temperature over, degree Celsius to verify the clay. It is this high temperature that clay is “baked” at to make it a very strong and inert building material. This will make your homes and buildings safer and stronger for centuries to come.
Clay bricks are one of the few rare build materials that “breath”. It will keep the heat out during the day so the homes remain cool. Any heat on the surface of the bricks is quickly dissipated. It has been proven that houses built with clay bricks are generally cooler and more comfortable to live in.
A structure that uses exposed clay brick surfaces need not be painted for the rest of its life. It can be easily cleaned with water and will look completely new like the day it was first laid or it can be left to mature to make the building look rustic.
Clay bricks are made from one of the most abundant materials on earth. No chemicals are added during its manufacturing other than those that already exist in the clay. The firing (baking) of the clay bricks is usually done with waster materials such as sawdust, palm kernel shells and pet coke. Clay bricks can both be reused again and again making them very environmentally friendly.
Clay bricks are manufactured using only clay, thus making them non-toxic. No chemicals are added during its manufacturing and all organic materials are eliminated completely during the firing process. That is why ceramic cups, mugs, plates and other eating utensils are made with clay. They are chemically inert.
Clay bricks offer superior sound insulation due to their density compared to other materials of the same thickness. This will provide residences and buildings with a quieter ambience to live and work in.
Clay bricks are naturally beautiful. Their colour is pleasing to the eyes and they come in various earthy tones ranging from creamy white, orangey, and rustic red to dark brown colours. The brick's colours are steadfast and will never fade or change as it is coils are homogeneous throughout the entire body of the brick.
Strength and Specification of Clay Bricks
The minimum strength is 7kN/m2 for non-structural bricks (non-load bearing).
Clay is a natural product, therefore the bricks manufactured from them will have a minor variation in size during its manufacturing process.