Author Topic: Brick Damage Advice  (Read 4713 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.


  • New Member
  • *
  • Posts: 4
Brick Damage Advice
« on: August 07, 2018, 03:24:38 pm »
Has anyone any ideas what would cause the brick damage in the attached photo?

Is it spalling?


New Home Expert

  • Global Moderator
  • Guru member
  • *****
  • Posts: 1550
  • Country: england
  • Expert advice for new home buyers
    • New Home Blog
Re: Brick Damage Advice
« Reply #1 on: August 08, 2018, 06:52:12 am »
Yes it is minor spalling.
It is caused by tiny impurities in the bricks as you can see during firing.
The remedy, replacing the bricks would look far worse, even if done properly!
New Home Blog - New Home Expert is committed to providing help and advice for people having issues with their new homes and difficulties with house builders as well as helping potential buyers reduce the risk of possible problems if they do buy.