Although today, due to the increase in population density and the construction of multi-story buildings, Brick is not used much in the skeleton of buildings and Metal or concrete skeletons have replaced it, but brick is still used for facades or other spaces of a building. and it is one of the widely used and widely used building materials. The role of this product in construction goes beyond the exterior of a building and is sometimes used as a suitable substitute for Stone in construction projects. Therefore, the use of various types of bricks in construction projects and different parts of a building is always one of the topics of interest to construction industry activists.
The most important use of bricks can be considered in the construction and direction of wall construction, where mortar is used to arrange and connect them. Many historical buildings and monuments such as fire temples, mosques and residential buildings are built using bricks in Iran. According to the type and other materials used in it, the types of bricks are also used for other parts of the structures that are being built. In order to understand in which part of the building the brick is used, we must consider the types of bricks of different dimensions and then consider the use of each one in different parts of a building.
Glazed brick has various uses, some of which are:
- Interior and exterior design of building and facade
- Using this brick in tiling
- The cornice of the walls
- Inscriptions around the altar, sedar and dome of mosques
- Tombs and shrines
- Traditional restaurants and hotels