Brick fireplace to ceiling. This is an outdoor living space we designed and built for a growing family in mason ohio looking to create an outdoor space that would provide shade privacy and extend their patio season. Lighten up a traditional fireplace with an easy to apply wash of inexpensive paint. I love the look of bright white rooms online but found i couldnt live with them in real life.
Rinse thoroughly with clean water and let dry. Rinse thoroughly with clean water and let dry completely. Thoroughly wash the brick and grout using trisodium phosphate and a scrub brush.
This guest post is written by the fabulously talented debbie hayes of my patch of blue sky. A dirty and tired orange brick fireplace gets a brightened up weathered lime washed brick makeover plus a full tutorial to do it yourself. Take special care to remove any soot from around the fireplace opening.
A quick way to update your home is to give your brick fireplace a makeover. Thoroughly wash the brick and grout using trisodium phosphate and a scrub brush. Take special care to remove any soot from around the fireplace opening.
Want to learn how to paint a brick fireplace. The bricks soak up the wash pretty quickly. The ceiling trim and fireplace are benjamin moore white dove.
In traditional homes a brick fireplace can provide charm and old fashioned elegance. Our home is in central north carolina where brick is the typical material for houses. When youre building a fireplace or chimney for your home theres simply no substitute for genuine clay brick.
Step 1 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.