Modern Brick Slips
When it’s time to revamp your home, the walls can easily be transformed without costing a fortune. This is even easier when you use brick slips that are easy to install and can transform any interior space into a modern, sophisticated environment.
Also known as brick tiles, brick slips are made from thin cuts of brick, to be used on various walls in many different environments. They are mainly used to mimic the look of a traditional brick wall and they are suitable for interior and exterior walls. They can be seen in more homes all over the world and is becoming more popular every year.
Traditional brick slips are ideal for residential and commercial environments and can easily be installed on any interior and exterior wall. Although brick slips are traditionally used around fireplaces, you are no longer restricted to these areas as they create a wonderful style on any wall.
In recent years, the demand for traditional brick slips has been increasing and there is a wide variety of options available to cater for any home owner’s preference.
What Are Brick Slips?
Often referred to as brick tiles or brick veneers, brick slips are made from thin cuts of brick, purpose made for various applications. They are mainly used to mimic the look of a traditional brick wall and they are suitable for interior and exterior walls. Pre-cast brick slips are made from concrete or composite material and are moulded and designed to look and feel like real bricks.
From getting a rustic, weathered look on the inside of your home, to benefitting from a variety of styles and colours, brick slips are very popular and offers many benefits. When you install these brick slips, you’ll get value for money, energy efficiency, and a beautiful alternative for your walls. Combined with the fact that they come in a variety of materials, they are extremely versatile and can fit into almost any décor theme you have.
Another great benefit of brick slips, is that they are breathable, durable and non-combustible. This is why these wall coverings are so suitable for many different environments. They are energy efficient and the perfect solution for an area that needs to be beautified. Brick slips are primarily used for their aesthetic appeal, as they offer a quick and practical alternative to conventional bricks.
Modern Brick Slips for Your Home
Brick slips can be used in many areas in the home; you can use them in your bedroom to create a natural, relaxing environment that is suited to your individual style. You can also use them in your bathroom, and choose from a variety of materials that can allow for anything from a minimalist style to a unique modern setting.
With brick slips there is no need to build a wall, when you can simply apply these brick slips for the same effect. Not only are they easy to install, but they are lightweight and manufactured to be water-resistant, so they naturally have hygienic properties as they help prevent the growth of algae and fungi.
Home owners can also benefit from the fact that brick slips are very good at heat resistance, so they can be used as a backdrop for fireplaces to give them an authentic feel. They are also compatible with underfloor heating, so they can be used to keep a room warm during colder months.
Here are a few popular modern brick slip options for you to use in your home:
Old Town Red Brick Slips. These rustic and enticing red slips are a beautiful choice when creating a feature wall within the home. handmade these tiles are real bricks and feel like real bricks to. This brick effect tile is one of our most popular when considering a brick effect tile for fireplace.
Tumbled Barn House Brick Slips. This brick effect tile certainly has that cottage/barn conversion feel thanks to their tumbled finish and light tones! The brick slips offer a large colour palette from white to reds to yellows which is what gives them their barn house name.
Autumn Mix Brick Slips. Our Autumn Mix brick effect tile is a stunning example of what a real brick slip can look like, light and spacious yes sophisticated and traditional! These brick slips look exactly like their season name with a fine mixture of browns, reds, golds and blacks.
- Pastel Mixed Brick Slips. These brick slips are setting the trend in 2020! A stunning mixture of various pastel colours and rough texture to add to the brick effect design. The tiles suit any room in or outside the home and perfect for those looking to add a stylish splash of colour to their home.
When it comes to interior walls, you can use these clay brick slips in popular rooms such as the kitchen and bathroom. You can give your kitchen an authentic, rustic, warm look, which is perfect for a room where families spend a lot of time in. The bedroom can also be revamped and brick slips are perfect for this. With so many different colours available, it’s easy to create a wall that fits in with any colour scheme or décor choice.
People often choose to also install this in their bathrooms, as it can offer a unique look can easily be created with modern brick slips. Added to that, brick slips are low maintenance, easy to install, and can handle damp areas with ease. They are perfect for bathrooms, and they can be lightly sealed to help protect against fungi and algae build-up.
For commercial business owners, brick slips can be a huge benefit. They are very easy to install, requires virtually no maintenance, and can be installed on any interior wall. It offers so many different colour options and you can create almost any look you want. These brick slips also come in a variety of styles and materials, making it easy to adapt to almost any décor or theme the business has.