If you want to create an original kitchen design, you can use an interesting trick - use rough brickwork as walls and partitions. At the same time, its skillful combination with daring objects of decor, unusual elements of the interior and modern decoration of the remaining surfaces will allow you to get the interior of which you dream.
This brickwork is necessarily treated with a special protective composition.
Brickwork in kitchen design
The brick partition in the kitchen is perceived as a brutal touch, which creates the impression of challenging the existing rules and regulations for decorating the premises. Photos presented below help to understand how the overall look of the room changes when using this design technique.
The brickwork fits perfectly into the modern classic style of the kitchen.
The use of real brickwork in the design of the kitchen is justified by the following positive points:
- The durability of the material;
- Resistance to temperature extremes;
- Fire resistance;
- Good moisture resistance (to increase the protection of bricks from moisture, use special waterproofing coating);
- Resistant to mechanical damage;
- High thermal insulation;
- Ecological safety.
Brickwork looks very stylish in the interior of the kitchen
Therefore, the use of decorative bricks in the interior of the kitchen is not only aesthetic, but also practical.
Attention! Due to the unique physical properties of bricks, the brick facing of the kitchen apron area is often practiced.
This brickwork perfectly replaces the apron at the working area
As a way of zoning
If you want to break the kitchen space into zones, brickwork will come to the rescue. Depending on the overall color chosen, the brick partition may be of red brick, white, yellow, and so on. The following photos show how, with the help of brick cladding, you can effectively identify the area of the kitchen apron, dining area, accent wall.
By means of brickwork the dining area in the kitchen-living room is separated.
Strengthen the effect of the chosen style direction will help focus on the partition of brick. Decorating the partition with paintings, shelves, flower pots, you can get a bright original interior of the kitchen, give it the features of industrialism. Even if the accent wall does not have a color contrast with the other surfaces in the kitchen, it will stand out due to its original texture. It is the texture of the brick that plays a decisive role in the design of the premises.
The brickwork perfectly harmonizes with the white walls.
For each zone, you can use bricks of different colors, thereby enhancing the effect, say the following photos. The room in this case ceases to be monotonous, but it looks interesting and unusual.
In the kitchen use several types of brickwork
Brick wall and kitchen color scheme
Brick cladding transforms the interior and attracts attention, but by itself it does not give a room a cosiness, does not create a sense of security, gives the effect of uninhabited space. Therefore, the non-plastered brickwork requires alignment with surfaces refined in the classical way: plastering, painting, pasting with wallpaper.
Brick wall can be simply painted in the color of the walls
Equally important is the color combinations in the design of the kitchen with a brick wall. The choice of the hue of the color of the decorative brick depends on the chosen style direction, the size of the room, as well as the natural light.
Textured wall of bricks of different sizes and shapes looks very impressive in the interior of the kitchen
For example, small kitchens can be visually expanded and enlarged with the help of brick laying painted in white or pastel colors - the following photos convince. Owners of large premises can successfully use red-brown, gray and even black colors.
The brickwork of silicate brick looks great in the interior of the bright kitchen
A white brick wall is ideal for a small kitchen space. At the same time, the color of the kitchen unit can be chosen according to your taste: from exquisite white to the darkest.
Attention! With this combination of colors, posters and decorations in black and white are particularly appropriate.
White kitchen and dining group furniture will create harmony on the background of a red-brown non-plastered surface. Such laying can be framed one, two walls or a small area is allocated. The following photos indicate that bright white kitchen set is easily combined with decorative brick of yellow, brown, red shades.
Kitchen made of natural wood
Red-brown brick cladding is especially appropriate when designing a kitchen with a set of natural wood. The natural color of the brick is harmoniously combined with warm natural wood shades. The natural texture of the living material of the furniture softens the rough raw partition, emphasizes its beauty.
Kitchen in such colors requires the addition of additional shades, such as green, blue, blue. The following photos will help you choose the elements of decor, textiles.
Unplastered partitions can look different, play different roles in the design of residential space, differing stylistic direction.
Industrial style loft, created on the basis of coarse warehouse and factory premises, as well as possible can be emphasized by rough brick laying. After all, the main features of this direction are raw surfaces, bare beams and engineering communications, furniture, similar to production, specific colors. But at the same time, the latest generation of home appliances, modern finishing materials may be appropriate.
The uniqueness of the brick cladding is that it is perfectly combined with any textures and various surfaces, both matte and glossy. The following loft-style kitchen design photos depict a raw wall surface and exquisite kitchen equipment.
The rural design movement is intended to personify simplicity, serenity and tune in to rest. The colors used in the design of the kitchen in this style are delicate natural with the addition of bright decorating objects. Among them may be motley knitted carpet on the floor, bright printed textiles on the windows.
Therefore, the brick wall here can be, as painted white, and untreated, artificially aged. This choice depends on the color of the kitchen set, for example, a rich blue color goes well with white or milky, and the natural tones of wood are red-brown and yellow.
This current is imbued with the spirit of the French province. Kitchen design in the style of Provence is impossible without the use of natural materials, furniture and finishes. The brickwork is perfectly combined with the tree, the following photos are convincing, its use in this rural interior is justified.
This style is made exclusively in the colors of natural shades. Therefore, a good solution is to paint brick walls in various pastel colors: blue, pink, pistachio, as well as white.
Original graceful forged decorative elements are easily combined with the roughness of raw brick, give the kitchen refinement.
Minimalism calls for the rejection of all the excess in the interior. His main task is to create an environment that does not cause emotions and does not interfere with the smooth flow of thoughts of the inhabitants of the house.
Color combinations contain no more than one or two shades and one dominant, bright. For this reason, brickwork plays the role of an accent, or turns into a non-attracting, painted in neutral tone wall.
The texture of the wall is an excellent decorative element for a minimalist direction and does not require additional decorations - the following photos are convincing.
Brick wall decor
The decorative elements of the brickwork in the design of the kitchen in the loft style are paintings and posters. And they can be attached in the usual way, or just stand next to the partition. The content of the paintings should be as modern and unexpected as possible. For rural areas of design, watercolor still life is the most acceptable, clay pots with meadow flowers, floor or wall. Modern design styles allow for the presence on the non-plastered surface of the wall of wooden frames with photographs, roughly hewn open shelves, vintage lamps.
Brick cladding in the kitchen is a bold design solution that allows you to use practical vintage material to obtain a refined and unlike any other interior.