Do You Need to Seal Brick Slips?

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Do You Need to Seal Brick Slips?

Brick slips are incredibly versatile and a great benefit to any property owner. Not only does it give a very modern appearance but also allows you to have a beautiful brick wall with hardly any maintenance required, inside and outside your home. 

With so many brick slips available, it is very easy to choose the perfect style and design for your interior walls. Brick slips are not only very easy to install, but they come in a wide variety of styles and designs, making it very easy for you to personalise your wall.

What Are Brick Slips?

Brick slips are essentially made from thin cuts of real brick and they are mainly used to mimic the appearance of a real face brick wall. 

The use of brick slips on interior walls is a growing trend, especially in high-traffic areas. Brick slips can be used on a variety of interior walls, including at your home, your office, and any high-traffic area such as restaurants and public areas. 

They are extremely durable and very versatile, especially if you work with a professional installer who also properly seals your brick slip walls. Brick slips are also ideal if you want to hide small imperfections on your walls, while simultaneously giving it a brand-new image and breathing life into the interior of your home.

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Brick slips can come in quite handy if you want to revamp the interior of your home without having to make any building changes – you can simply use your existing wall and allow for a brand-new stylish look with the help of brick slips.

Sealing Brick Slips

Although it is not always required, we recommend selling your brick slips to enhance their longevity and also to stop it from staining. This is especially good if you are planning on using brick slips on interior walls if you want them to maintain their appearance for as long as possible

By sealing Brick slips you also ensure that you will have little to no maintenance as your brick slips will keep the wall looking better for longer. It will also prevent damage from stains, which is a great added benefit for interior walls. 

Popular Brick Slips

There are many popular Brick slips available and we stock a very wide variety of products for your unique needs. Whether you are looking for something glamorous and bold or simply looking for something natural to blend into your home's interior, we have a wide variety of brick slips available in different colours and finishes.

Clay Brick Slips

Clay brick slips are essentially made from clay as they are cut from reclaimed bricks. They come in various authentic styles and they are generally around 20 mm thick. Clay brick slips are extremely popular because they are so versatile and also so cost-effective. 

They can bring a beautifully modern and rustic look to the interior of your home or building, allowing you to benefit from a very easy installation with no maintenance.

Many modern homes now come with rough facing bricks on the outside and homeowners are starting to take this look to the inside. But rebuilding a wall on the inside is not always an option as it can be very time-consuming. This is why Clay brick slips are so popular, they allow you to instantly get the same look and feel of a rough face brick wall without having to rebuild your interior wall.

They also come in a very wide variety of styles and designs which gives you the freedom to personalise the interior walls of your home easily and effortlessly.

Glazed Brick Slips

Glazed Brick slips are extremely popular in modern homes because they are so stylish and available in many modern finishes. They are very easy to install and they are popular in areas such as bathrooms and kitchens where you can easily create a feature wall with beautiful coloured glazed brick slips.

From beautiful blue coloured brick slips to a very warm red, glazed brick slips come in a wide variety of colours and styles. You can use them outside for a beautiful feature wall or even in your patio area to add some style and colour.

Our Green Glazed Premium Brick Slips are ideal for any luxurious interior wall. They are made from clay and have the perfect glazed finish with a rich green colour. 

Brick Tiles

Brick tiles are very similar to brick slips in that they can be used for interior and exterior walls.  They are similarly sized to traditional bricks but are very easy to install and you don't need to rebuild an entire interior wall to have the same rugged look as you have on your outside walls. 

Brick slips are very easy and affordable to install inside your home, allowing you to have the same face brick wall inside your home as you do outside, but with the added option of customising it to your unique needs.

When it comes to installing brick tiles in your home, always make sure that you work with a reliable brick slip supplier who can also give you expert advice on the installation and maintenance of your brick tile walls. Always make sure that you're adequately seal your brick tiles to ensure that they stay protected and look their best for years to come. 

For more information on our range of brick slips or to find out more about our range of products, visit us online or contact us at support@mybrickwall.co.uk.