|The term "Old Chicago Brick" has taken
on different meanings to different people, but typically speaking, when referring to a brick
color, the color Old Chicago will usually be made up of bricks that are more yellowish to tan with
darker earth tone shades mixed in, than other brick colors that are more red based.
PortStone's Old Chicago brick color leans very heavily towards the earth tone side, being made up
of reddish browns, raw umber, black, mustard, off-white and pale yellow. The texture of our
Old Chicago color is like that of old worn bricks being slightly pitted. This texture is not
deep enough to be hard to clean, but just deep enough to give the look and feel that is typical of