Even though brick may cost on average about 4-6% more than using some exterior materials, in a very short time, this “expense” transforms itself into real savings.
Save On Maintenance
Brick never needs painting. It never rots, fades, peels or dents. Just think of the savings in paint, labor and head-aches this can mean.
Save On Fuel Bills
Brick is a proven insulator. It is slow to lose or absorb heat, which reduces the load on your heating and cooling system. A brick home stays warm when it’s cool and cool when it’s warm. View Energy Calculator
Save On Insurance
Because brick is a fireproof building material, many insurance companies offer reduced rates. Ask your agent to compute your potential savings with a brick home.
Brick Homes Have A Higher Resale Value
On average, brick homes command at least 6% more than other home styles. So, when a brick house sells, the return on the initial investment almost always proves to be a wise one. View Resell Example
Read more about how Brick is actually less expensive in the long run here.