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Old Bricks Add Character to a Home’s Exterior

used bricks for sale Portland OR

Reclaimed bricks make your home look older and more charming. With a recycled brick façade, you have a home with a unique look. Builders, bricklayers, and homeowners alike are choosing to work with recycled bricks more often today than ever before. You can use reclaimed bricks for paving as a great way to break up your property. Whether you choose to have a patio built or just a stepping-stone path, recycled bricks are an easy and cost-effective option. There are a number of benefits to using this unique building product on the façade of your home, including all of the following:

  • Adding Character
  • Creating a Timeless, Classic Look
  • Environmentally Friendliness
  • Sustainability
  • Natural Building Material
  • Strength and Durability
  • Weathered Bricks Don’t Shrink or Expand
  • Budget-Friendly Building Option

When you choose to work with used bricks, you are also choosing bricks that were made the old-fashioned way. They were typically made carefully, meticulously, and by hand, unlike today’s bricks which are made automatically by machines. Keep in mind that bricks that were made by hand are not all identical. They bring a uniqueness that’s meant to contribute to the design, architectural integrity, and beauty of your home.

Contact Another Riehl Treasure at 503.658.8180 to find out about used brick for sale in Portland, OR. Our extensive collections of reclaimed materials include wood, bricks, stone, windows, and doors.