Lightweight Arches clad in any type of brick create areas of seamless brickwork above doorways and window openings.
Our lightweight Arch System comprising of a polyurethane foam core or lightweight blocks between two SIPCO cement particle boards with brick slips bonded to make the arch depth of 102mm overall. This Arch provides a lightweight solution for quick installation without the need for lifting equipment.
Manufactured in any brick type with the bricks collected from site to guarantee a perfect colour match.
Lightweight arches are quick and easy to install and economical to use with a "bigger picture" cost saving compared to building arches on site.
Fab-Lite will guarantee it's brick arches for a period of 15 years on lightweight brick arches from the date of purchase against faulty materials and workmanship.
Please peruse through our styles below.
Flat Gauged Arch
A typical flat arch suitable for all kinds of openings. Flat Gauge Arches usually have a Brick & Bat pattern and are made between 3 to 5 courses high.
Segmental Arches are made up of a number of identically and slightly angled bricks which form the shape of the arch when assembles.
Raised Flat Gauge Arch
Like the Flat Gauge Arch, but with an arched rise along the bottom edge, whilst the top of the arch remains flat. We can also incorporate a solid infill panel too.
The Soldier Lintel is a simple but effective design and is built with bricks laid on end with stretcher faces showing.
Semi Circular Arch
Like Segmental Arches each brick is the same, but the shape is continued round to form a semi-circle. Keystones are optional and can be included.
Bulls Eye Arch
Also known as a Circular Arch, the Bulls Eye is an attractive feature and is still very popular. Keystones are optional and can be included.
Brick & Bat Pattern.
These are supplied with a 10mm joint as standard, ready to be pointed on site to ensure a perfect mortar match. Other heights and joint widths can be made on request.
Double Header Pattern
The double header arch is made up of two half bricks to create a full height brick pattern. It is only available at 215mm high with 10mm joints as standard.
Soldier Course Pattern
The Soldier Arch is made up of full length bricks cut at different widths to accommodate Segmental or Flat Gauged Arches.
Single Header Pattern.
The Single Header Arch is made up of half bricks. It is therefore only available at 102mm high. These are supplied with 10mm joints as standard.
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We manufacture thousands of high quality arches every year. Have a read through our brochure and if you'd like to receive a price for your next project get in touch.