As compared to timber frame constructions, a brick house will also have a better sound insulation. The brick walls and the concrete floors just stop the sounds better than drywall partitions. Comparing to the timber frames, building brick partitions might be more expensive but it pays off the investment if you like privacy. It also helps to prevent the damp and mold in your house walls.
Before building the concrete foundation, prepare the site by cleaning the plant materials. If the ground water is close enough, install drainage system. It also will make the concrete foundation will be damaged by the moist soil. Take a look at these 25 renovating contemporary black brick house for a new life below.