BIA provides a broad range of programs and services that fulfill its mission of promoting and safeguarding the clay brick industry. BIA promotes the industry through education programs like online training classes; market research including production, shipment and other data; publications such as Technical Notes on Brick Construction, Brick in Architecture and Builder Notes; and promotional programs such as public relations, advertising and a national architectural awards competition. BIA safeguards the industry through comprehensive advocacy and compliance efforts at the federal and state levels; representation in all model building code forums and national standards committees; and local advocacy programs that educate local planning and elected officials about clay brick. Learn more about BIA Membership.
BIA National is comprised of select geographic regions and several local councils. Learn more about BIA Regions and Councils.
BIA actively promotes the use of genuine clay brick pavers, with marketing in professional journals such as the Journal of Landscape Architecture and in trade publications such as Custom Home magazine.
BIA is the source for everything related to the clay brick industry. We are proud to offer information for homeowners, technical resources for builders and more! Clay brick is extremely durable, low-maintenance, and won't fade in color. Learn more about the benefits of brick.