Bricks that stand the test of time
Handmade terracotta bricks lightly sanded on the outside
or washed, slightly irregular, available in red, pink or
brown, in all sizes and over 500 shapes and profiles.
Filling bricks, in all sizes, complete with a vast range
of sub-sizes to enable coverage where there isn’t
the space or need for a whole element.
terracotta tiles available in square, rectangular, hexagonal
and octagonal formats, sanded, honed or washed according
to traditional production processes, suitable for country-style
or classic paving, indoors and out. Our longer rectangular
formats can be used to create false ceilings supported by
a wooden framework of beams, providing valid thermal insulation
as well as a warm, rustic appearance.
Flat blocks, particularly long elements for cornices, sometimes
with dripstones to complete overhanging cornices and anchor
the profile obtained to the masonry.
Round bricks with different diameters, ranging from small
to large, for columns, circular section walls, towers or
wells, with different capitals in the various diameters.
Arch segments and wedges to create arches, portholes, arched
vaults. Small and large roof tiles and ridge tiles to cover
roofs, split tiles for domes where the roof slopes so much
that standard tiles cannot be laid.
Tread bricks, with straight or diagonal edges.
Coping, bricks for covering walls to protect them from flaking
due to frost, can be laid diagonally or straight depending
on the model and are available in various widths. Sun shades,
bricks for fencing, handrails for balconies or grid-effect
String-courses, bricks with negative or positive decorative
relief to edge a pavement or frame a door or window.
Straight or diagonal edge bricks, almost all complete with
relative corner, used mainly to create cornices or column
It is also possible to create special wall edges with different
angles according to requirements.
In addition to numerous formats of bricks and tiles, Fornace
Ballatore is able to offer you several urban furnishing
items in kit form or prefabricated and ready for installation.
We always have a range of wells, fountains and barbecues
in stock, with other elements available to order.