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START An Introduction to Types of Brick Bricks are produced using a variety of manufacturing techniques which create very different aesthetic effects and performance qualities. Here’s a quick guide to the different types of facing brick available. START An Introduction to Bonding Patterns Bonding is the industry term that’s given to the pattern in which bricks are laid. Whilst the primary purpose of a bond is to ensure the brickwork is strong and stable, it can also have a dramatic effect on the visual appearance of a wall. Here’s a short guide to some of the different bonding patterns available.