Brick fireplace paint. Following the kilz primer i applied behr masonry stucco and brick paint in white. 49 thoughts on how to whitewash brick our fireplace makeover donita january 24 2014. Using a stiff bristle brush doused in soapy.
Lighten up a traditional fireplace with an easy to apply wash of inexpensive paint. Brick painting and staining alternative for ugly brick. Want to learn how to paint a brick fireplace.
Painting fireplace brick is an easy quick diy project. I admit when i saw the first paragraph i was prepared not to like it. Rinse thoroughly with clean water and let dry completely.
Brick transformers is a brick staining and recoloring service that gives new life to old dark brick fireplaces walls and other brick surfaces. Its simple to do a wash right over the brick so it does not look painted but is updated. Due to the tendency of brick to accumulate grit you should wet and clean the brick fireplace prior to painting it to ensure better paint adhesion.
This guest post is written by the fabulously talented debbie hayes of my patch of blue sky. Again i used a 34 inch roller and it took another hour or so to get the whole fireplace covered. Old fireplaces need love too.
Immediately after i met with sarah and discussed the option of painting their fireplace they got to work researching brick painting techniques. Its a very long room about 24 feet full of dark paneling and dark brick. Thoroughly wash the brick and grout using trisodium phosphate and a scrub brush.
Let me remind you of what my family room looked like when we moved in. Painting a brick fireplace. Use this easy to follow step by step guide project supplies list from sherwin williams.