FAQs

Bricks FAQs

Clay bricks have been made from clay that is shaped then fired making it one of the strongest building materials. Clay bricks have many advantages over other bricks. Not only are they stronger and last longer but they also have a more aesthetic appeal. Here are some of the pros of clay bricks:

  • Stronger and more durable – clay bricks last much longer
  • Increase the value of your home because of their longevity and strength
  • Safer – clay bricks are fireproof and can withstand extreme weather conditions
  • Require less maintenance – clay bricks are built to last
  • Pleasing to the eye – they come in different colours and varieties and give a sense of permanence to your home or building
  • They complement the look and feel of other building materials such as stone and timber
  • Energy saving – clay bricks keep your home cooler in summer and warmer in winter

Our clay bricks are 225mm (Length) x 108mm (Width) x 73mm (Height).

All our bricks undergo SAZ testing to ensure high quality and standards.

Our Standard Qualification Testing is: ZWS 221:1996

For more information on our technical specifications send us an email at info@beta.co.zw

First you will need to consult with your building contractor about the type of bricks you will need and also the quantities you will need. Beta has 15 types of bricks to cover all your different building needs. We also have an estimator on site who will assist you with the best type of brick to use and the your quantities. It’s important to have a building plan beforehand.

If you don’t have a building contractor, have a look at our Beta Website Directory to find one in your area.

All of our bricks are priced in US Dollars in increments of 1000 and the final price is determined by the type of brick and quantity that you require.

Tiles FAQs

YES, we certainly can. Beta has a wide range of custom colour options that customers can choose from.

Concrete roofs tiles are stronger than other roofing materials and they last much longer and they also require much less maintenance. Because Beta concrete roof tiles are made out of natural materials, they are also environmentally friendly. Concrete roof tiles do not rot and with our smooth finish and through colour they not only look great but also don’t fade and can withstand all types of weather conditions.

Beta concrete tiles all have a through colour. This means that efflorescence (a type of discolouration) is reduced and colour durability increases. Simply put, the period in which the colour of our concrete roof tiles does not fade is much longer and you do not need to recolour them. The smooth finish of our concrete roof tiles also keeps the colour from fading through wind abrasion.

Mendip Tiles:
420mm (Length) x 330mm (Width) x 10mm (Thickness)

Double Roman Tiles:
420mm (Length) x 330mm (Width) x 10mm (Thickness)

For more information on our technical specifications send us an email at info@beta.co.zw

With Beta concrete roof tiles there is actually very little maintenance required. This is because our concrete roof tiles are made to last and designed not to rot. Our tiles can be used in any climate and can withstand all weather conditions. Concrete roof tiles are also easy to replace especially if your order them from Beta.

With these low maintenance concrete roof tiles you will find the only maintenance you need to do on you roof is cleaning out your gutters, roofing and vents while the actual tiles stay strong and long-lasting.

All of our tiles are priced in USD and are quoted per tile and price is determined by the quantity you require.