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As the recognized authority on clay brick, the Brick Industry Association offers a variety of communications resources such as our blog, social media outlets, and the following press releases.

For more information or to reach a media person with the Brick Industry Association, contact Stephen Sears at

 11/2014   Tornado-Devastated Alabama Town Rebuilds With Brick
 8/25/14   BIA Offers Architects New Online Course to Boost Energy Performance
 8/22/14   BIA Creates First Online Course for Community Planners
 8/19/14   New Videos Demonstrates Proper Installation for Clay Brick Pavers
 7/7/14   7 Emerging Design Trends in Brick Buildings
 4/22/14   Fired Clay Brick Exteriors Prove Superior in Green Benefits, Performance
 4/3/14   Brick Trends: Building With Brick
 2/11/14   BIA Launches 2014 With New Leadership
 2/5/14   BIA Opens Entries for 25th Annual Brick in Architecture Awards
 11/5/13   BIA Offers New ASLA Session on Accessible Brick Pavements
 9/12/13   BIA Posts Top Videos on Brick Masonry Techniques for Builders
 9/3/13   UD Bookstore Wins Brick In Architecture Award
 9/3/13   St. Ignatius High School Uses Pavers for Mall Renovation
 8/24/13   Greenwich CT Home Wins Brick Award
 7/25/13   Leesburg VA Church Receives National Recogntion for Design
 7/17/13   2013 BIA Award Winners Honored for Best In Brick Design
 4/18/13   New Joplin, MO Hospital Battles Tornadoes with Masonry Walls
 3/13/13   New NAHB Study Shows National Consumers Prefer Brick
 2/25/13   BIA Opens Entries for 2013 Brick In Architecture Awards
 1/10/13   Be Brick Smart If You Choose a Brick Exterior Home
 12/10/12   Brick Buildings Helping to End Homelessness
 12/5/12   Brick Exteriors Test Strongest in Severe Weather
 10/3/12   BIA Creates New Guidelines for Accessible Brick Pavements
 9/21/12   Housing Boom Increases Demand for Genuine Clay Brick
 9/19/12   Brick Options Rise with Housing Upswing
 7/6/12   BIA Honors the Best in Brick Design
 4/26/12   BIA Connects Architects to Genuine Clay Brick
 4/23/12   Architects Use Genuine Clay Brick for Sustainable Home Building
 3/16/12   BIA Appoints New Board, Chairman
 3/15/12   BBB on Homes: Solid Helps With Choosing Brick
 2/17/12   BIA Opens Entries for 2012 Brick In Architecture Awards
 1/5/12   New Brick Comparisons Bust Common Myths on Home Exteriors
 9/23/11   Brick Offers Growing Options for Sustainable Building Design
 7/18/11   2011 Brick In Architecture Awards Honor Excellence in Style and Sustainability
 1/28/11   Brick Manufacturers Honored for Innovative Employee Health and Safety, Green Stewardship, and Lifetime Achievement
 1/11/11   New Study Shows Brick Veneer Driest of Exterior Walls Tested