Have you ever entered a house and thought: is something missing? Sometimes it's a misplaced detail, a lack of character, a design nuance or a differentiating element that is unaccounted for that could have delivered a distinct style.
What can bring a flair to your home? How about the presence of bricks and stone, since these materials are unique in a sense that no two stones are exactly the same and they both bring a certain warmth and natural feel into your home.
These elements have long been a common resource which have the ability to completely change the image of a room. In general, when we speak of stone walls, we distinguish two fundamental types: those of natural stone (usually slate or quartzite) which provide some rustic air to the spaces, although they involve a greater amount of investment (around RM 175 / m²); next is the reconstituted stone, which somewhat cheaper (approximately RM 125 / m²) based on the mixture of cement that imitates the natural stone. The last of the options is the use of bricks, it is the most economical solution that fits equally well in kitchen designs, bathrooms, the living room and so on. Its diversity of appearance, from the classic red brick to the white painted bricks, a multitude of options is sure to make it ideal an ideal addition to any space.
Whether it is for the interior or exterior, these resources are one of the most diverse and durable choice. In this article, we present thirty six types of designs for the walls made of stone or brick that can turn your space into a aesthetic room full of personality. Have a walk through and be inspired by these beautiful homes.
The kitchen is as good place to introduce an element that adds a note of elegance and character. With a black colored reconstituted stone wall, you create a deep contrast with the white of the furniture, creating a modern and sophisticated atmosphere.
Wide spaces can make it sometimes difficult to focus on one aspect of design. A reconstituted stone wall placed strategically in the living room can act as a focal point.
The exposed natural stone walls are the ideal choice for those who want to give a rustic vibe to the design of their home. It is not necessary to cover all four walls with this material, a single wall in the dining room, as in this case, is enough to transfer the rustic charm to the space.
The stairway area is often one of the busiest points in houses with more than one floor. However, it is sometimes difficult to decorate since it has to be a structure that is sturdy and well built. See how the designer was able to successfully combine elements by utilizing a natural stone wall such as this slate.
Niches have become an increasingly sought after resource for interior design and decoration. These holes in the walls are aesthetically attractive, especially if what we place inside is a natural quartzite stone wall as in this example.
Just as the mixture of materials results in aesthetically appealing combinations, the introduction of different styles into the same space can be translated into rooms with a special charm. In this room, the white reconstituted stone wall adds a clean but textured feel to a room in which the modern lines of furniture offer an eclectic and cozy view.
This is another example of how a resource that is generally found in rustic environments, can appear in modern spaces creating incredible synergies. This kitchen has a brick wall that is seemingly anchored with a rich history, summing up a modern approach that is complete with organic elements such as the large wooden table.
Can you imagine this room without the stone wall in the background? Yes, I probably would not say too much. Although the wood chosen for the floors partially counteracts the neutrality dominant in the furniture and decoration, the stone wall breaks the aseptic view of the room and in turn, creates a cozy atmosphere.
15. Brick walls provide texture to modern spaces
The entrance or lobby is the first contact of any visitor with the interior of our home. That said, taking care of the look of this space is essential to make a good impression and provide a warm and decent welcome. Placing a reconstituted stone wall in the lobby will be an ideal business card.
Are you a confessed lover of the presence of stone in home decorations? If so, then why limit its presence to a single wall? If you are determined to make the natural stone lining the walls of your home, then a bedroom like this with all its walls dressed in this material is bound to exude that quaint appeal.
The exposed natural stone wall of this bathroom is the perfect image of the use of stone as a feature for a rustic style home. Accompanied by a ceiling with wood beams and other details such as the furniture, toilets and even the niche, warmly decorated with a potted plant, make this bathroom a space full of nostalgic charm.
Far from what it may seem, stone walls can give spaces a unique warmth. Combined with other elements such as natural lighting or wood flooring and ceiling, make this room a very cozy space.
Lovers of decoration in white do not have to give up the walls of stone or bricks. In fact, this brick wall painted in white is one of the main elements of the design that ties up this eclectic bedroom design that is full of character.
Even though the presence of brick walls and stone are generally associated with the rustic style, the truth is that they are not exclusive to just that. Variation might just be the key to what your room needs. In fact, this kitchen includes a wall that has the effect of ceramic bricks, exuding a very contemporary feel.
Its attributions can be varied: from decorative elements that stylize a space, adding character and an aesthetic component, in which this brick wall provides charm and enchantment to the interior design of your home.
Each of the walls of this attractive apartment are covered in natural stone. Contrary to what it may seem, the choice of this lining confers a unique character that envelops the space, offering a cozy and intimate ambiance.
There are recipes that can guarantee a safe success. In this case, the natural stone wall is combined with pink granite floors, two ingredients with which the decoration is worthy of the best 'menus'.
Whether it's on one wall or many, the charm of natural stone is undeniable. If you are one of those who bet on flooding their space with character and personality, then do not forget to consider the possibility of placing a brick wall or stone for a sensational effect.