We often get asked here at BrickSlips.co.uk, why should I buy brick slips when I can get Brick wallpaper for a quarter of the price?
Recently a lot of DIY interior design sites have been recommending the use of brick wallpaper as an alternative to brick surfaces.
While this may provide a passable imitation of the real product, you would be far better investing in a tile made from the real thing.
Here are some reasons why brick slips are better than brick wallpaper.
Brick slips offer endless options
The first reason to opt for a real brick slip wall instead of a brick wallpaper, is simply there are more choices.
In fact, brick choices are virtually limitless. We have the facilities to bespoke cut any brick or stone to our customer’s requirements.
Our full product range has a great and varied range to suit most styles.
3 Dimensional Texture unlike Brick Wallpaper
While there are brick wallpapers that offer a textured look, ultimately anything that is not made from real brick will look faux and fake.
Brick wallpaper is like any other wall paper, whether its smoke stains or peeling. Eventually over a few years wallpaper will need replacing.
With brick slips although your initial costs will be higher, you will almost certainly get better long term value.
Price should never put you off buying the real deal, it is always worth looking on our offers page for our current money saving deals.
Bricks are hard wearing and fired clay has been used for centuries as a surface covering.
Brick slips will last much longer, and it will also provide a more classic and authentic appearance.
Our Olde Watermill brick slips look real and feel real.
Our brick slips offer 100% authenticity compared to brick wallpaper. Being cut from real clay bricks our brick slips when installed correctly are indistinguishable from a real brick wall.
Inside and out
Our brick slips can be matched to your requirements and can be used internally and externally. This product service gives massive amounts of flexibility. Brick wallpaper is an internal product only and cannot be used externally.