Decorating & Design

April 14, 2016

Design Hack: Faux Brick Wall

Want a hit of Brooklyn character, but lack the requisite exposed brick wall? No need to strip things back to the studs. A lightweight faux-brick veneer painted bright white does a credible job of looking like the real thing, and is a quick, inexpensive way of adding texture to plain drywall.

faux brick wall

Author: Wendy Jacob

Angus Fergusson


Brick veneer, Mason’s Masonry; paint, Oxford White (CC-30), Benjamin Moore.


House & Home September 2012 issue


Mazen El-Abdallah