One customer found renovating and decorating their home to be quite a tricky task. So he fired us an email stating ‘I need inspiration for my brick wall’. And of course, the team at Slips from Stock were more than happy to help!
The customer sent in images how his current wall looked. He explained that he felt it was time for change but was ‘struggling for ideas for my brick wall’. Of course my advice for his brick wall was always going to be brickslips! After taking into consideration the laminate flooring and pre-existing white paint, it was decided that buff brick slips would work best. From my previous experience of helping customers decorate their brick wall, I knew Mystique and London Weathered Yellow were always popular. But this customer decided to push the boat out a bit and go for the Restoration Yellow. After receiving his free samples he quickly approved of them, placed his order and began installing. Considering this was the customers first time installing brickslips (with the the help of installation guide) he did an amazing job!
I thought it may be useful to include a few words of my advice in for installing a brick wall. The first step would be to take in your surroundings. My advice here is, consider what will be surrounding your brick wall and the different colours they are. For example, with a brick slip kitchen splashback, you’ll want to consider what colour your kitchen unit is so you know which brickslips to go for. In my humble opinion, another thing to consider for your brick wall is that certain brickslips will change colour if you leave them too long before installing. This is because of the moisture leaving the brick as the air dries it. My tip to avoid this, is install your brick wall ASAP and then seal your brickslips to keep the luscious colour locked in.
Our sales team can help you with your choice of brick slip and can also assist with working the quantities that you require for your project out also, including Slip-Fix adhesive and Slip-Point mortar. Feel free to use our brick slip calculator on our site or, for more complex projects, please send your drawings over to firstname.lastname@example.org and a member of the estimating team will respond within 24 hours. For large trade customers, we recommend visiting TBS Cladding Solutions. We want to thank you for choosing Slips From Stock as your brick slip supplier! So once your slips have been installed post them on Facebook or Instagram and we’ll send you an Amazon voucher! Our team works tirelessly around the clock. We are experts on all things brick slips and also offer a FREE brick slip matching service. Simply email us at email@example.com or call us at 01889 227183.