BrickShield is the first external wall insulation system incorporating a brick façade, to be BBA certified in the UK.
External wall insulation has been identified by the Government as a core part of the Green Deal home improvement and energy efficiency revolution, enabling older properties without cavity walls to be insulated to cut fuel bills and reduce energy waste.
While most external wall insulation is usually rendered, BrickShield uses real brick tiles that enable home owners and developers to maintain the traditional brick façade in keeping with the original look of the building.
The BBA certification recognises BrickShield’s credentials for thermal performance, strength and stability, fire protection and durability.
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