Brick fireplace cover up ideas. See how this awkward glass fireplace was transformed into an elegant classic with antique brick white molding and a gas insert. Its a very long room about 24 feet full of dark paneling and dark brick. Step 3 using painters tape cover the areas around the fireplace that you do not want to paint such as where the brick meets the floor and walls.
I did our with just a bag of sand and cement and it ended up having a character type finish was over the dark 1970s brown brick fireplace and hearth where it was not quite 100 even then painted it white but we were going for a countryfrench provincial look and then we poured the concrete hearth and went to a dark. Planitdiy is a source for inspiration ideas and how to advice to help you plan and complete your diy projects and connect you with your local independent home improvement retailers. Again i used a 34 inch roller and it took another hour or so to get the whole fireplace covered.
Modern fireplaces vary in heat efficiency depending on the design. Wow looks great and very modern excellent work. Looking for fireplace makeover ideas.
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. Replacing a hearth and surroundeither with seamless tone slabs or with ceramic or stone tilesmakes a big difference in the way a fireplace looks. Following the kilz primer i applied behr masonry stucco and brick paint in white.
A fireplace is a structure made of brick stone or metal designed to contain a fire. Let me remind you of what my family room looked like when we moved in. Fireplaces are used for the relaxing ambiance they create and for heating a room.