Your home is the largest investment that most people will make in their lifetime. Everyone wants to increase the value of their home and spring is the perfect time of year to begin building or remodeling your dream home. North Georgia Brick recognizes that location is a primary driver in home resale values; however, material is the next critical factor in determining home values, and brick is the best material for retaining value. Brick.com’s article explains more about the worth and significance of using brick as your building material. They have helpful ideas that show the benefits and significance of using brick.
Brick’s Value – Maintenance and Energy Efficiency
Brick has a value that cannot be denied. Is there another building material that requires less maintenance? That is a resounding NO! There are no painting requirements every 4-5 years like with wooden siding, and yearly pressure washing is not a necessity like with vinyl siding. Brick is durable and can stand the test of time. Homes constructed with brick can last for hundreds of years, and it is one of the oldest building materials known to man. There is definitely a reason that it’s still being used thousands of years later. Energy efficiency is another great value for brick. During the winter months, brick slows the transfer of cold into the house and keeps your home warmer. It has the reverse effect during the summer months and allows the house to stay cooler. Lower power bills – #winning!
Brick’s Resale Value
Home values have been on the rise since 2017. Brick homes have an average resale value of at least 6% more than other building materials. Homes constructed with brick are also 5-8% lower to insure because they are less likely to be damaged by fire or wind. Advantages like these make choosing brick for your home even more appealing.
In addition to being used on a house exterior, brick is a welcome building material for interior statement walls. Whether you want to design a gorgeous interior fireplace or a striking bathroom, there are many stunning options from North Georgia brick to suit your needs. Outdoor kitchens and patios also benefit from using brick as your construction material. North Georgia Brick invites you to visit our showroom to see how we can help bring your vision to life.
Why Use North Georgia Brick for Your Needs?
North Georgia Brick has been in business for over 30 years and partners with the top manufacturers in the industry to create the best residential, multi-family and commercial projects in the Southeastern United States. We have access to a wider variety of products than our competition which allows you to select from a diverse line-up of styles and colors. Our experienced and knowledgeable sales team is ready to assist you in completing your goals and offering outstanding customer service.