Bricks are building materials that are used to make walls, pavements and other elements in masonry construction. The term brick referred to a substance composed of clay, but lately, it is now used to denote rectangular substances made of clay-bearing soil, sand, and lime, or concrete materials. Bricks are usually joined together using cement, adhesives or by interlocking them. There are two basic categories of bricks and they are fired and non-fired bricks.
One of the most commonly used materials in construction is sand. Sand is used in fine aggregate of concrete and plastering along with cement. It’s used to fill the basement pits and footings. Its also used as fillers in flooring between the tiles. There are different types of sands that can be used in construction.
Ceramic tiles are the kind which contain a mixture of clays and other natural materials. They are mainly used in residences, restaurants, offices. They can also be used as bathroom wall and kitchen floor surfaces. They are easy to install, to clean, to maintain and are available at not so over the top prices.
Marble is a form of natural stone which when properly finished can be transformed into beautiful flooring or tiles. Marble flooring is perceived to be one of the most luxurious and sophisticated floorings to install in a home and gets you to a higher level of class. Marble has different types which bring out different looks to a foyer, hallway, bathroom, or any room where it is placed and there are thousands of different types of marble in almost every color imaginable.