27th February, 2013
The Block returns to our TV screens in 2013 with the All Stars in Bondi. PGH Bricks & Pavers and Monier Roofing are
pleased to announce that they have been working closely with ‘The Block: All Stars’ on the project in Bondi, Sydney.
The project involves renovating four heritage-listed homes by the four ‘All Star’ couples, where Gledswood Blend bricks
from the PGH Dry Pressed collection and Monier Terracotta Sunset roof tiles from the Marseille range will be used to
enhance the aesthetics of the houses and provide a seamless look between the old and new.
“This is a great opportunity for PGH and Monier to showcase our high quality products in these highly publicised home
renovations to builders and home owners,” said Lauren Saltman, Marketing Product Manager, PGH Bricks & Pavers.
About PGH Gledswood Blend Bricks:
Gledswood Blend from the PGH Bricks & Pavers™ range of architectural dry pressed bricks epitomises brick
manufacturing excellence. Dry pressed bricks are known as ‘solid bricks’ and a must for the brick connoisseur and age
Dry pressed bricks are made by pressing clay into individual moulds at very high compression, and have a grainy yet
smooth, velvety appearance.
The PGH™ Dry Pressed palette is designed to match the bricks of yesteryear as much as possible. PGH Dry Pressed
collection consists of 9 brick colour choices, and to enable the creation of modern showpieces, a range of shapes are
available. As well, Gledswood Blend and Mowbray Blue Splits are also available to use as a feature.
The Gledswood Blend was named after “Gledswood”, a grand homestead built in 1810 located at Camden Valley on the
outskirts of Sydney and has a colourful history as does its namesake bricks with its mix of blue and brown hues.
About Monier Marseille Sunset Terracotta Roof Tile:
Monier Terracotta Sunset roof tiles from the Marseille range provides a timeless and classic range inspired by the
tradition and lifestyle of the French country side. The range evokes an extensive colour palette that is striking and is
representative of unique architectural designs. The extensive colour palette provides you with an abundance of choice
when scheming with other materials for your home. Monier Marseille roof tiles are a striking way to enhance any
The Block: All Stars starts airing on Monday 4 February 2013 on Channel 9 at 7pm.