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Need help with brick matching? Let us do the hard work for you

WHAT IS BRICK MATCHING?

The bricks you choose to extend or renovate with will dictate the overall look of your property. No one wants unsightly brick colours or sizes which do not match, so that’s where we come in.

We offer a free brick matching service where our team of experts will suggest the most suitable brick to match your existing brickwork, and will even visit the site directly if needed. You will then receive samples of the bricks to make sure they match perfectly.

It’s that simple.

 

HOW DO I REQUEST A BRICK MATCH?

Requesting a brick match with us is easy, just follows the 3 steps below.

Step 1 – Photographs

We need to assess photographs of the existing bricks which you need to match, the best way to do this is to take at least two photographs of them.

The first photograph should be taken approximately 10 feet away from the wall.

Imperial Bricks - Brick Matching, Distant image of bricks

This gives us a good representation of the colour of the bricks and any weathering which may have occurred over time.

 

The second photograph should be taken close-up.

Imperial Bricks - Brick Matching, Close up image of bricks

This helps us to determine the type of brick you require.

 

Step 2 – Size

Measure the width and height of the brick in millimeters (mm) and make a note of the size.

Imperial Bricks Brick Matching - How to measure width and height of a brick.

Step 3 – Email

Email your photographs and brick size to sales@imperialbricks.co.uk or you can fill in our online form.

Once we receive your request, we will contact you to recommend a brick which will match, or offer the best possible alternative.


BRICK MATCH EXAMPLES

Take a look at these previous building projects which required brick matching to repair and extend them.

MASTER’S HOUSE

Imperial Bricks Masters House Project Images

Masters House is a grade II listed property which underwent an extension and significant restoration work to the original features. Our imperial size Country Blend bricks were selected to sensitively infill and repair the existing areas and extend the property.

View project details … 

 

FAIR MILE

Imperial Bricks Fair Mile Project Images using Soft Red bricks

This listed former hospital site underwent a significant redevelopment to create spacious family homes using our Soft Red bricks. The imperial size handmade bricks provided an indistinguishable brick match which retained the Victorian appearance and blended the original areas with the new.

View project details …


We are here to make your brick sourcing journey as easy as possible, so please feel free to call us on 01952 750816 and discuss your requirements with our experts.