Brick fireplace cover up ideas. 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. Chipped bricks a stained hearth and years of accumulated soot can turn what should be the focal point of a living room into an eyesore. Looking for fireplace makeover ideas.
Replacing a hearth and surroundeither with seamless tone slabs or with ceramic or stone tilesmakes a big difference in the way a fireplace looks. Again i used a 34 inch roller and it took another hour or so to get the whole fireplace covered. 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.
Ask and ye shall receive. Its a very long room about 24 feet full of dark paneling and dark brick. Modern fireplaces vary in heat efficiency depending on the design.
Painting a brick fireplace. A fireplace is a structure made of brick stone or metal designed to contain a fire. Fireplaces are used for the relaxing ambiance they create and for heating a room.
Wow looks great and very modern excellent work. 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. Following the kilz primer i applied behr masonry stucco and brick paint in white.