Choosing Between Clay Brick Slips and Pre-cast Brick Slips

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Choosing Between Clay Brick Slips and Pre-cast Brick Slips

When it comes to revamping the interior rooms of your home, using brick slips is a great way to create a unique atmosphere and a beautiful finish. Many homeowners want to have the same look inside the home as to have on the outside face brick walls, which is why brick slips have become so popular. With a wide variety of designs and colours to choose from, you can choose popular brick slips for your home, including durable clay brick slips for even more reliability.

Whether you are looking for a brand-new feature wall in your living room, or something personal to add to your bedroom, brick slips can allow you to add a very creative touch to any room in the house. Brick slips also have a lot of benefits to offer, including the fact that they are very lightweight and very easy to install. They are also very thin, which makes them easy to work with even on smaller walls and spaces.

Brick slips are manufactured by using things cuts of real brick, which is specifically made to look like a traditional brick wall when installed. They can be used on interior and exterior walls, and they are made from different materials, including concrete, porcelain and clay. They can take a variety of designs and they come in different colours so that you can easily choose the right design to go with the inside of your home.

Brick slips can handle heat and moisture quite well, which is why they are often seen in fireplaces as well as areas such as bathrooms and kitchens. This makes them extremely versatile and easy to use throughout your entire home, as they can handle things like splashbacks and underfloor heating with ease.

Clay Brick Slips

You can choose to make use of durable clay brick slips as they offer many benefits to home owners, especially those who want to add a durable interior wall to a room. 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.

Our Stapleford Golden Yellow Brick Slips are popular clay brick slips available from My Brick Wall. They are rich and golden in colour, with light blemishes to give them an authentic, genuine look. These brick slips are the perfect mix between rustic and weathered looks, and made from durable clay.

Pre-cast Brick Slips

Pre-cast brick slips are similar to traditional brick slips as they are already cut in layers to represent real brick, with a variety of designs ready to use. They are manufactured in different designs and textures, allowing you to simply add a pre-cast brick slip wall to any room in the house. Pre-cast brick slips have become very popular as they are easy to work with and they can simply be made to look like any type of face brick that you would normally see on the outside of a building or house.

Pre-cast brick slips are modern, durable, lightweight and very easy to work with. They can be used in a variety of designs, ready to be installed on your walls. They come in various thickness of and this means that you can use them on any type of wall. One of our most popular pre-cast brick slips are the Crook BBA Deep Red Brick Slips, which are ideal for any room inside the home where you want a more traditional, red brick look.

Clay vs Pre-cast Brick Slips

You may wonder what the differences are between clay and pre-cast brick slips. Clay offers an unbeatable brick finish, have better edges and are reclaimed materials. Pre-cast brick slips are easy to maintain, lighter and cheaper. The type of brick slip you choose will depend on your specific requirements so there are benefits in both.

If you are looking for something cost-effective and lightweight, that's very easy to work with, you can choose from a variety of pre-cast brick slips from us online. However, if you are looking for something a little more durable and hard wearing, you can choose from a variety of clay brick slips for your home.

Both of these types of brick slips have a lot of benefits to offer and they can easily handle interior walls as they offer a wide variety of colours, designs and materials. You can choose brick slips with the complex design pattern, for maximum effects in any room, or you can go with something smooth, plain and sleek for your interior environment.

If you are not sure which type of brick slip will be perfect for you, browse our online store and request samples of different types of brick slips. This will allow you to easily get an accurate feel of what they have to offer as well as how easy they are to work with.

At My Brick Wall you can easily shop for brick slips online and even get samples from us before you order. We are open every day for support and price quotes, with a variety of brick slips available for your home. This is a great way to making sure that you get the best brick slips online, with samples to mix and match before you order!

For more information about clay or pre-cast brick slips for your interior and exterior walls, contact My Brick Wall today at support@mybrickwall.co.za or view our collections online.