Red color is throughout the product and not just a surface color. Backplate is black, but is not visible after new brick facade installation is compete.
The BrickVent bricks can be painted using paint for plastics or by first applying a primer for plastics.
The BrickVent Brick is 3″ Deep x 7-3/4″ Wide x 2-1/2″ Tall.
Packaging includes installation instructions in English and Spanish.
The BrickVent mortar deflector backplate, is used for new construction to prevent trash mortar from impacting the ventilation of each unit in the lower course locations. It is not necessary in retrofit implementations or the high course installation.