adobe brick


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Noun1.adobe brick - sun-dried brickadobe brick - sun-dried brick; used in hot dry climates
brick - rectangular block of clay baked by the sun or in a kiln; used as a building or paving material
adobe - the clay from which adobe bricks are made
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Much of the original site, built in adobe brick in the traditional architecture of the greater Najd region, will be authentically restored with new tourism attractions and facilities.
Stella swapped her sofa for a banco, far left, a traditional, built-in style of seating that she fashioned from solid adobe brick, wire, and plaster, then topped with cushions.
Hive-like pueblos in the Southwest were built from clusters of adobe brick or stone; while portable tepees were made of bark or animal hides and designed to open up to the rising sun.
Determination of the optimum composition of adobe brick for a school in Cuba.
Here in New Mexico in the 1970s, before the expansion of government programs and subsidies for renewable energy, there was great interest in the Sun and in the adobe brick used in construction for passive heating and cooling.
The Crown Grant property where Heintzman House now stands was originally awarded to Loyalist Anthony Hollingshead UE, who built a two-room adobe brick farmhouse on the property.
Touting adobe brick as the ideal building material, they discuss its benefits, compare its costs to those of other materials, how to estimate the number of bricks required, energy efficiency, and construction techniques and tips.
The fragrant bread that comes from an outdoor adobe brick oven is "the way it should be," says Allison Kerwin of Hancock.
Because the roof faces into the prevailing winds, there is a good draw on the whitewashed adobe brick stove, handmade by a local enthusiast.