common brick

common brick

[¦käm·ən ¦brik]
(materials)
Brick made from natural clay.

common brick

Brick for building purposes not treated for texture or color. See also: Brick

building brick, common brick

Brick for building purposes, not esp. treated for texture or color.
References in classic literature ?
Why, you young infidel, a lady ain't made of common brick like you.
It is constructed using common brick perimeter walls with a render finish generally.
After being up 4% last year, common brick has leveled out with a gain of 1%.
The slab is elemental, powerfully suggestive, of course, of roofing tiles--of utile, workaday ceramics--and coupled with Johston's use of the grid, leads us as well to the realm of the common brick.
I have a 25m Scotch Common brick wall and every single block has efflorescence on it.
The foundation is made of common brick, a material suited for chimney walls that aren't set into the ground, Mr.
Common brick, which accounts for the vast majority of total brick demand, will bear the brunt of the decline in demand.
This is a nicely built wall and in our opinion much better than the usually common brick built.
As a point of reference, a common brick used in home construction today measures 3 3/4 x 2 1/4 x 8 inches.
Natural homes tend to be built with locally available materials that require very little energy for their production compared to conventional materials (for example, the common brick embodies roughly five times more energy than an adobe brick).
Common brick will work, but firebrick and mortar will make a safer foundation.