The exposed brick wall became popular in the late 1900s when most owners found it cheaper to leave the brick exposed in old houses and warehouses rather than repair them or replace them with plaster.
Brick wall gives character. It can add some rustic charm or an industrial feel to your room.
It all depends on how you decorate it, and how you treat or paint the brick wall.
Brick walls are traditionally found in old houses in France and historic buildings.
This trendy look can now be found in a living space as a living room or kitchen, but you can also find it in bathroom or bedroom.
If you do not live in an old building, you can still simulate this decorative style using wallpaper or faux-painting.
Available in a wide range of sizes, shapes, colors and textures, brick can give a loft style to your interior.
I personally have a preference for painted or treated bricks, they bring a stylish look.
Usually associated with New York loft or industrial style, the brick wall brings more to the interior decoration than it seems.
Raw or painted, bricks feature a timeless trendy look that gives style to the decor.
If there is something that catches your eye here it is that of wall-curved brick.
Here, the brick wall blends seamlessly with the rather traditional sleighbed for a uniform look. The accents are allowed to shine (the display above the bed, the gorgeous side table), and the exposed brick wall ties the whole room together.
The brick wall background discreetly blends with bleached parquet for full note of sweetness.
Painted in metallic gray, the decor is meant to be both urban and designer.
Gray flooring and furniture emphasize the room design style.
In a kitchen, the brick might add THE romantic touch to the space.
Snow white paint on brick? We say yes!
You can preserve the whiteness of your walls while revealing the beauty of your bricks.
The room can be all white for a monochromatic feel.
You can also add contrast by adding a touch of color.
The brick wall sets the tone in the decor. For a more artsy decor, dare to paint the brick wall like a piece of art. Definitely jaw-dropping!
With calligraphy and arts, the wall is adorned with an urban look
Kenisa loves this look! Brick wall can be so versatile.
With flowers pillows and bedspread, the bohemian attitude rightfully takes his place.
Bricks painted black coal for a trendy decoration look, the black color on the brick walls is becoming very trendy.
With the light grey and white décor, it will display a real timeless chic.
For a more traditional feel, ready for the winter, a cocooning brick corner near the fireplace.
The fireplace is the relaxing and warm space of the house.
Brick makes the corner cozier and it’s what we love.
To create a real area of secluded comfort, the brick of wall in a recess of space in the living room is ideal.
Add some seat and cushions, et voila!
Itl can be used as backdrop for arts.
But a brick wall is not only used for the living room or dining room. It has a place in the kitchen.
A brick wall can curve to dress up the kitchen.
The texture wall gives relief to the entire kitchen, this reddish hue warms up the room.
Wanting a Zen relaxing white room? Why not adding white brick to your white bed linen?
Painted in white, the brick wall in the bedroom soothes in a wink.
The white brick becomes a fresco wellness in this immaculate room.
And, you can decorate it with anything you want. The texture white wall will make the statement.
Usually, blue is associated with marine style. But it can be used on brick for a more modern atmosphere.
In a bedroom’s room, the dark blue brick wall offers a contemporary design. A decorative choice well thought out.
With exotic plants and wall turquoise blue bricks wall, the décor is certain to give a tropical air blowing in this space. Now you can dream of Caribbean island!
The contemporary dining room is often a small room that has only some basic furniture: a table, chairs and possibly a buffet or a console. Brick gives another dimension to the room.
In a space of this kind, the brick wall is easily transformed into the focal point exposed for all to see.
In the small area of modern apartments, the dining room is sometimes connected to an open kitchen.
You do not have to convert your entire dining room to an industrial or modern style when adding a wall brick.
The wall adds a visual effect. And since you’ll be using your brick wall as a decorative accent, as a way to enhance it! If you like neutral colors, why not embark on a painting project?
Bet on the white or gray for a peaceful effect that will complement a contemporary décor, modern or Scandinavian.
And, for a bolder look, dare black paint!
Brick is really full of surprises. It can give you a retro, oriental, very welcoming contemporary of even ethnic décor.
It can also be seen in bathrooms. Everything depends on how to use the bricks.
I personally like to have only one wall or one small corner in brick. Therefore, it is not to overwhelming.
In bathrooms, try to add simple and elegant fixture, otherwise the room might feel ͞heavy͟.
You can paint the bricks to coordinate with your furniture. In any case, the brick wall will definitely add some texture and style to your room.
And whatever the layout of the rooms in your house are, wall decoration with bricks will bring them a lot of character.
Don’t have a brick wall in your home? Never fear! There is plenty of wallpaper out there that will create the effect of exposed brick without having to do heavy remodeling. Let your imagination run wild!