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Porotherm Smart Bricks

It starts with the walls

Wienerberger is a global specialist in-wall solutions. In India, the Porotherm wall solutions offered by Wienerberger come under the brand Porotherm Smart Bricks which are made using the building material of choice over centuries i.e. Clay!
Our clay bricks walling system provides a faster, drier, safer and more sustainable building solution than traditional brickworks, it provides a solid walling material that delivers clear environmental and economic benefits. The heart of the system, and the secret of the speed and efficiency, is the precision-engineered in Porotherm clay blocks.
Porotherm is a large format, clay blocks can be used in load-bearing and non-load-bearing applications and are ideal for:
●        Inner leaf of brick-faced cavity walls
●        Inner and outer leaves of rendered cavity walls
●        Infill panels within framed structures
●        Partition walls and separating walls
●        Single leaf (monolithic) internal & external walls
Porotherm wall solution is available in two main categories: Non-load Bearing (Infill/partition walls) and Load-bearing (G+1 construction without RCC). The non-load bearing hollow blocks include Porotherm HP (Horizontally Perforated), Porotherm HP G (Grinded) and Porotherm Thermobrick; whereas the load-bearing brick includes the brand Porotherm VP (Vertically Perforated). All blocks come in 3 sizes (4",6" and 8") along with half bricks. As a value add, Wienerberger also provides END Bricks for wall endings & junctions, door & window jambs as well as 'T' & 'L' junctions.


Porotherm walls...the best in the market: Why?

Walls made with Porotherm Smart Bricks provide the house owner with a lifetime opportunity of experiencing a comfortable and healthy living environment in all seasons. The perforated design of the brick ensures excellent thermal insulation that keeps indoor temperatures cool at all times. The best thing about the blocks is that they are entirely made of clay making Porotherm a Natural walling material, rated by the Green Building Council of India.

The large size of the blocks promotes savings in mortar consumption since one Porotherm 8" block is equivalent in area to 9 small bricks. Another spectacular feature of Porotherm is the precision in design. The blocks are highly dimensionally tolerant making Porotherm a one of a kind wall solution in the market. Also, Porotherm blocks are 60% light in weight than any other conventional walling blocks thus aiding in faster construction. Apart from all these, Porotherm blocks also have the lowest water absorption because of which possibility of superficial or shrinkage cracks on plaster is none...no wonder they are called POROTHERM SMART BRICKS!

Top Features Of Porotherm:

●        Excellent thermal & sound insulation

●        Lightweight, easy to handle on-site

●        Mason friendly

●        Lowest water absorption, no shrinkage cracks

●        Easy installation of loads

●        Natural and Green building solution, rated by IGBC & GRIHA

Porotherm Smart Bricks have been used in thousands of projects from residential apartments, commercial buildings, IT Parks, Hospitals, Education institutions, Hotels, Resorts and individual houses across South India.


All genuine Porotherm clay bricks will have the date of manufacture and batch numbers mentioned on top along with the brand name. The absence of this would mean the product is not a Wienerberger original product.


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