Traditional Glazed Brick Slips are made from full size extruded glazed clay bricks. We source the full-size glazed bricks and then cut them down into slips, corner slips and headers. Glazed brick is a type of brick that has a ceramic coating fused to its exterior surface. These bricks are typically fired twice, once for the creation of the brick itself and the second time to fuse the ceramic coating on the brick’s surface. Glazed brick is an attractive but durable option that finds use in interior and exterior construction projects.
Traditional glazed brick slips provide superior durability and strength, which far exceeds that of normal bricks. Glazed bricks last in good condition over the lifespan of most buildings and will provide a unique look to any building. Brickslipit.com caters for individual tastes and creative minds.
TRADITIONAL GLAZED BRICK SLIPS – BRICK SLIPS BY DESIGN
High degree of resistance to fire is another major asset of glazed bricks. Also, the tough satiny finish on glazed bricks makes them highly impervious to graffiti and vandalism. As a result, they are widely used in commercial and educational institutions. Traditional glazed brick slips require minimal maintenance and care and you can easily clean them with mild detergent and water, which adds to their popularity as a building material.
Glazed bricks have a high degree of resistance to most chemicals. They are also tough and impervious to heavy loads and impact. This makes them ideal choices for high traffic areas. Because they are fired at extremely high temperatures, glazed bricks are impervious to colour fading. They maintain their aesthetic appeal for a very long time and are also resistant to staining.