How Are Brick Slips Made?

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How Are Brick Slips Made?

Brick slips are incredibly popular due to many reasons. They are extremely easy to work with and they are also cost effective. The very lightweight which makes them the ideal way of transforming your interior to create a modern space on all your walls.

The fact that brick slips come in such a wide variety of styles makes them very versatile to use with almost any interior project. There is also a wide variety of colours available so that you can easily choose brick slips that fitting to your existing décor.

If you want to add a beautiful feature wall to your home, you can choose glazed brick slips for a beautiful finish with a premium product. These glazed brick slips are slightly higher in price, but they are truly beautiful to have in your home and ideal to use for feature walls.

Brick slips are very easy to use indoors, saving you a lot of time and money as opposed to having to build a brand-new face brick wall inside your home. But with so many choices, how do you choose the right brick slip for your home? When you shop for brick slips online, you can request samples to make sure you get the best option for your specific environment and personal style.

Let’s take a closer look at how different brick slips are made.

Pre-Cast Brick Slips

Pre-cast brick slips come in many different designs, and they are quite popular both for indoor and outdoor use. They are cost effective in comparison to other types of brick slips, making them ideal for home renovation and DIY projects alike.

Pre-cast brick slips are made using a combination of concrete, crushed compounds, and pigment. They are specifically manufactured to look in a variety of different styles, so you can easily get a brick slip that looks exactly the way you want it to. 

A few great examples of pre-cast brick slips include our Acton Red Mix Brick Slips which offers you can instantly warm atmosphere to your home.  Or you can choose the Cottage Blend Brick Slips, which gives you a rustic feel and plenty of character. It’s perfect for any interior finish.

Clay Brick Slips

Clay brick slips are made by taking original bricks and cutting the two faces off the brick, using them as brick slips. They are very durable and look very original as they are cut from a real brick. These are very popular due to their versatility and style.

Another great benefit of using clay brick slips in your home is that they have a very good heat resistance. They are ideal to be used as a backdrop for fireplaces to give them an authentic feel. Clay brick slips are also compatible with underfloor heating, which means that they can be used to keep a room warm during colder months.

A great option for clay brick slips is our Saltash Modern Grey Brick Slips which gives you heavily textured finishes and a great colour. They are ideal for any room in the home and also allows you to create a beautiful feature wall. They have a beautiful grey colour so it goes perfectly with a range of other colours in the home. 

Glazed Brick Slips

Glazed brick slips are created by making brick moulds using clay and then glazing the fascia of the brick, leaving a very premium finish to these brick slips. They are especially popular among people who look for a stylish, premium finish for their interior walls.

If you want to use glazed brick slips in your home, you can always start with your bathroom. This is a personal space and one that is used every day, so having a glazed wall is a great way to add a unique and beautiful touch of style to the room. You can even extend this look to other rooms in the home, such as the bedroom. With so many different coloured glazed brick slips available, you can definitely add a personal touch to your interior walls. 

The Benefits of Brick Slips

There are many great benefits of using brick slips in your home, especially if you are revamping your interior. You can use beautiful brick slips to add a feature wall to your home and this will be a great way to add some style to older house.

Another great benefit of brick slips is the fact that they are so affordable. They can easily allow you to revamp the interior of your home without having to rebuild anyone’s for expensive construction projects. Even if you have to revamp a retail space, this is very easy to do with brick slips as they can be added to existing wall.

A great idea when you are shopping for new brick slips brick tiles is to request samples so that you can taste different styles and designs against your walls. This was a good idea of how it inside your home or office help to make the correct choice of purchasing online.

You can use brick slips in almost any room in the house, whether you want to add a beautiful attractive feature in your bathroom or create a brand-new space in your living area some brick slips can even be used outside which is a great idea if you have a patio area that you want to revamp. The options are almost endless.

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.