Why Elgin Butler

Product Benefits

Our ceramic glazed masonry units are unsurpassed in beauty and durability making them the perfect choice for sustainable building design. Unlike other wall materials such as plastic coated block which requires ongoing maintenance and repainting, Elgin Butler products’ life-cycle performance stands the test of time.

Educational Gym, 12×12 Glazed Brick in Black

Product benefits include:

  • Integral ceramic finish is resistant to fading and most chemicals
  • Kiln-fired at over 2000° F, exceeding industry standards
  • Graffiti, stain, impact, abrasion and weather resistant
  • Will never peel, discolor or need painting
  • Fire resistant with zero flame-spread properties, emitting no toxic fumes
  • Units can be reinforced to meet seismic specification and security specifications
  • Cost competitive for the life of the building
  • Environmentally sound – impervious glazed surface cleans with soap and water, never needs refinishing
  • Ceramic glazes are available in 60 colors, or can be custom blended to match any paint chip or PMS color

Car Wash Facilities

Baucom Elementary

Download our Performance Benefits PDF, or visit our Technical Data Section to learn more about the benefits of Elgin Butler products.