Yes they can! Brick Cladding are very easy to install and are perfect for DIY enthusiasts to tackle because they are quick and simple to install not forgetting due to their rustic appearance mistakes are easily forgiven and blended.
Brick Cladding are one of the best way to add and create a feature wall within your home. Like with all renovations and decorations, Brick Cladding aren’t inexpensive which means it is important for home owners to look for ways to keep their costs down. One of the best ways to do this is by installing brick slips yourself.
Brick Cladding offers the genuine look and feel of real brick which can seem daunting when asking your self Can I Fit Brick Cladding Myself? But we tell our customers to view them as cladding and nothing else. They are installed in almost the exact same fashion apart from needing to point them instead of grouting.
Some people mach choose to look at professionals to install their brick cladding and that is also completely fine but the option is there for a DIY install! Slips From Stock have a list of Approved Brick Slip Installers across the country should you seek professional involvement.
Brick Cladding are incredibly easy to install by yourself. In fact the most difficult element is the setting out (this refers to planning the Brick Cladding before fixing them to the wall) setting out is the most important element to ensure a level and symmetric finish to your new brick tile wall. Guidance on this can be found using our Brick Tile Installation Guide. Brick Cladding are installed as you would tiles, for example you would draw your line on the wall for the centres, prime the walls, mix adhesive, apply the adhesive, fix the Brick Cladding and then point them, once you have laid your first row of Brick Cladding you will be a pro yourself!
The main benefit of installing Brick Cladding yourself is the cost of labour. labour can not only be costly but also difficult to find and this is a good reason as to why many customers choose to install their own Brick Cladding.
Along with our guidance pages, we also supply all the tools and materials one could need for a DIY brick tile install. all of our products have been tested in all applicable applications and we provide a 25 Year Warranty on the brick slips when used with out accessories!
A few of the key considerations when asking Can I Fit Brick Cladding Myself are listed below: