For thousands of years, the elements of fire, water, air and earth have been used to produce a building material of incomparable usefulness and attractiveness.
In general, the production process for clay blocks, facing bricks and clay roof tiles is quite similar. Here we give you an interesting insight into the world of brick production.
Wienerberger is focused on long-term success – anyone who wants to be successful tomorrow must be committed to sustainable action.
Building a house is a lifetime investment where many aspects have to be carefully considered. One of these aspects is, of course, the building material.
The dossiers in this section give you insights into complex issues as well as an overview on certain building related topics and shine a light on causes and backgrounds.
External walls made of clay blocks function like an air-conditioning unit: they regulate temperature and air humidity and permanently ensure a pleasant and healthy indoor climate.
The wide selection of possible clay roof tile designs offers architects the possibility to reflect regional identities – from pitched roofs via arched roofs through to monopitch roofs.
The façade is the showpiece of a building. Not only are brick façades characterised by their beautiful looks, they are also indestructible, durable and maintenance-free.
The outdoor area. Clay pavers turn every private garden or public place into a special experience.