Brick fireplace with white mantle. Im sure that by now you all know that i love to paint anything that men hate to paint in fact im sure that i am the feature image on many a dartboard across the country. See how this awkward glass fireplace was transformed into an elegant classic with antique brick white molding and a gas insert. Its symbolizes warmth and sustenance and from a design perspective its usually the focal point of the home.
Before sharing todays diy project i wanted to announce that my e book diy interior design for real people is currently available in a gigantic bundle of 76 diy related e books 3495 for the complete bundle for the next five days only. The chateau corner electric fireplace features the clean lines and classic styling familiar to stone mantels realized in wood. Following the kilz primer i applied behr masonry stucco and brick paint in white.
This ugly red brick wall to wall fireplace was transformed with a grey paint wash rather than a white wash to achieve a calm neutral look. 49 thoughts on how to whitewash brick our fireplace makeover donita january 24 2014. The best paint colours to complement almost any brick fireplace.
Southern enterprises antebellum media electric fireplace 48 wide antique white finish. When you first run your brush over them it seems like youve straight up painted them white and then you dab and then glance again a few seconds later a bunch has soaked up and a lot of the bricks coloring comes oozing through. I admit when i saw the first paragraph i was prepared not to like it.
And im not picking on men here i swear. Looking for fireplace makeover ideas. Again i used a 34 inch roller and it took another hour or so to get the whole fireplace covered.
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