Brick is used so widely in construction as it offers so many advantages. Brick walls are strong and durable, ensuring they can withstand the elements for many years. Aesthetically. bricks are ideal as they do not fade or change colour overtime and they have no vulnerability to termites. Brick does not decay or dent and can take up to 25 years to show any signs of wear and tear, making it very easy to maintain. Brick exteriors also increase the value of your home as potential buyers are looking for natural durability and low maintenance. Further benefits of brick walls are increased fire resistance, improved soundproofing and multiple design possibilities.