32 Edgy Brick Walls Ideas For Kids’ Rooms

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Many of us think that trendy exposed brick walls aren’t for kids’ rooms or nurseries because they are too harsh and rough and can’t match peaceful nursery decor. Nevertheless, more and more architects and designers use this trendy feature in kids’ rooms and it looks hot! Textural beauty and a visual contrast is perfect for any décor style, from shabby chic to industrial, and for a wide range of décor themes, which are so popular in kids’ spaces.

If you are worried about health issues, clean the bricks and use a proper sealant, so a brick won’t be a problem. Another cool idea is brick wallpaper that looks similar but is absolutely no fuss and eco-friendly.

If your kids have a small room, and you think that a brick wall will make it look smaller, you are mistaken. Brick walls look natural and perfectly blend with various hues and materials used in décor.

Think that brick walls are only for the boys? No, such walls will look amazing both for girls’ and boys’ spaces, and for gender neutral nurseries, too. Everything depends on the look of the wall, its color and the effect you want to produce.

exposed brick wall and felt clouds to soften the look

exposed brick wall and felt clouds to soften the look

exposed brick wall is a perfect fit for a boys' bedroom

exposed brick wall is a perfect fit for a boys' bedroom

whitewashed brick wall keeps the nursery calm, peaceful and relaxing

whitewashed brick wall keeps the nursery calm, peaceful and relaxing

whitewashed brick walls look very calm and quiet even in a nursery

whitewashed brick walls look very calm and quiet even in a nursery

a brown and white brick wall is a nice solution for this kid's room

a brown and white brick wall is a nice solution for this kid's room

brick walls bring personality to this kid's room

brick walls bring personality to this kid's room

white brick wall for a shared girls' bedroom

white brick wall for a shared girls' bedroom

shared girls' room with lots of color and a whitewashed headboard wall

shared girls' room with lots of color and a whitewashed headboard wall

white brick demands frequent cleaning, which also helps to avoid health issues

white brick demands frequent cleaning, which also helps to avoid health issues

exposed brick, especially white, is ideal for gender neutral kids' rooms

exposed brick, especially white, is ideal for gender neutral kids' rooms

red brick walls look bright and blend perfecctly with this colorful nursery design

red brick walls look bright and blend perfecctly with this colorful nursery design

Choose Style And Décor Theme For The Room

Before making a brick wall or walls, choose a theme or style you want and stick to it. Brick walls can be absolutely different, and your décor style will define the look of these walls. For example, rustic or industrial rooms look good with a simple, exposed surface with a matte sealant. Whitewashed brick is a great idea for shabby chic, vintage and Scandinavian kids’ rooms. Don’t be afraid to paint the brick with various colors, it looks edgy and modern, and a colorful nursery will look great with it.

a pink exposed brick wall is an original take on traditional brick walls

a pink exposed brick wall is an original take on traditional brick walls

dusty green brick wall looks calm yet bright enough

dusty green brick wall looks calm yet bright enough

whitewashed brick wall looks airy in this modern room for a boy

whitewashed brick wall looks airy in this modern room for a boy

a little one’s nursery is given extra character when focused on the exposed brick wall

a little one’s nursery is given extra character when focused on the exposed brick wall

shabby chic girl's room looks cool with whitewashed brick walls

shabby chic girl's room looks cool with whitewashed brick walls

rough painted brick brings an industrial touch to this boy's room

rough painted brick brings an industrial touch to this boy's room

train-inspired boy's room looks great with an exposed brick wall

train-inspired boy's room looks great with an exposed brick wall

rustic kid's room with an exposed brown brick wall

rustic kid's room with an exposed brown brick wall

chalk brick wall in a cute kid's room

chalk brick wall in a cute kid's room

attic girl's space with a part brick wall that makes a statement

attic girl's space with a part brick wall that makes a statement

mint brick wall blends with neutral and subtle nursery decor

mint brick wall blends with neutral and subtle nursery decor

exposed brick highlights that it's a boy's room and contrasts with neon

exposed brick highlights that it's a boy's room and contrasts with neon

this neutral nursery is accentuated with exposed brick

this neutral nursery is accentuated with exposed brick

industrial boy's room can't do without a brick wall

industrial boy's room can't do without a brick wall

eye-catchy headboard brick wall makes this mid-century modern room cooler

eye-catchy headboard brick wall makes this mid-century modern room cooler

Brick Alternatives

Don’t have beautiful exposed brick walls? No problem! Faux brick covers and brick wallpapers look wonderful and very similar to real brick, they don’t require maintaining and are easy to install. Brick veneer is a cost-effective and lovely option that allows you to enjoy the magic of brick walls and their textural beauty without having to brood over the lack of original brick walls. Besides, if you think of health issues, these options are the best idea.

baseball-themed room with a faux brick wall

baseball-themed room with a faux brick wall

red brick wallpaper is a cool way to add an industrial touch without much fuss

red brick wallpaper is a cool way to add an industrial touch without much fuss

brick wall mural with a graffiti is great for a teen girl's room

brick wall mural with a graffiti is great for a teen girl's room

faux brick wall with Avengers for little comics fans

faux brick wall with Avengers for little comics fans

brick wallpaper comes in a wide variety of styles and finishes and can fit any room

brick wallpaper comes in a wide variety of styles and finishes and can fit any room