Brick fireplace painted white. Again i used a 34 inch roller and it took another hour or so to get the whole fireplace covered. Gabby deitsch january 27 2014. The bricks soak up the wash pretty quickly.
A dirty and tired orange brick fireplace gets a brightened up weathered lime washed brick makeover plus a full tutorial to do it yourself. When we moved into our old 1973 house it didnt cross my mind that i would one day have to do something about the ugly brick fireplace that spanned the entire wall. Immediately after i met with sarah and discussed the option of painting their fireplace they got to work researching brick painting techniques.
You know what im talking about that wall that sucks the life out of the roomthat wall that your eye instinctively travels to. 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. Looking for fireplace makeover ideas.
I absolutely love the look. Brick transformers is a brick staining and recoloring service that gives new life to old dark brick fireplaces walls and other brick surfaces. I am so nervous about brick and painting it especially after my aunt had an entire wall of exposed brick in her whole house and she painted it white and we were umless thrilled about it.
Brick painting and staining alternative for ugly brick. This painted brick fireplace tutorial contains affiliate links for brick anew fireplace paint. Following the kilz primer i applied behr masonry stucco and brick paint in white.