Brick fireplace update ideas. Rinse thoroughly with clean water and let dry. Review our gallery for awesome fireplace ideas. I admit when i saw the first paragraph i was prepared not to like it.
Brick painting and staining alternative for ugly brick. A dirty and tired orange brick fireplace gets a brightened up weathered lime washed brick makeover plus a full tutorial to do it yourself. Thoroughly wash the brick and grout using trisodium phosphate and a scrub brush.
Brick transformers is a brick staining and recoloring service that gives new life to old dark brick fireplaces walls and other brick surfaces. Its a very long room about 24 feet full of dark paneling and dark brick. Painting a brick fireplace.
Then when i saw the finished project i have to say i really like it. 49 thoughts on how to whitewash brick our fireplace makeover donita january 24 2014. Let me remind you of what my family room looked like when we moved in.
Take special care to remove any soot from around the fireplace opening. A dark out dated fireplace can be changed into a bright and inviting space with just a coat of paint. A few weeks ago i shared a living room before and aftersince the post i have received requests for a tutorial on the fireplace transformation.
A quick way to update your home is to give your brick fireplace a makeover. A stacked fieldstone fireplace takes center stage in this family room. Rather than just a sheer wall of stone the exposed chimney is designed with a central recess for artwork along with tapered edges on either side to keep it from appearing too overpowering.
Transform a dark dreary brick fireplace into a bright modern hearth with easy to apply paint.