Brick fireplace family room. This budget friendly diy concrete fireplace update is simple and beautiful. When youre building a fireplace or chimney for your home theres simply no substitute for genuine clay brick. Article summary planning the basics choosing a design building the fireplace community qa outdoor fireplaces can be breathtaking additions to homes giving backyards a decorative and functional focal point.
I admit when i saw the first paragraph i was prepared not to like it. Its a very long room about 24 feet full of dark paneling and dark brick. In traditional homes a brick fireplace can provide charm and old fashioned elegance.
The main level has an elegant formal living room and dining room that opens onto a bright off white kitchen. I am finally ready to share with you the much anticipated diy concrete fireplace tutorial. She wanted to tone down the brick color without painting it solid to look painted.
A dirty and tired orange brick fireplace gets a brightened up weathered lime washed brick makeover plus a full tutorial to do it yourself. San diego masonry contractor paul walker custom masonry and fireplace design serving san diego county. Its easy to entertain and live in this house thanks to its well designed floorplan layout.
By way of background in case you have not already read about it in the post about our family room renovation let me explain. Painting a brick fireplace. You wont believe the before and after.
Last week we got to work on a super fun project. How to build outdoor fireplaces. La crosse fireplace is an experienced dealer for stellar heat n glo heatilator quadra fire eco choice kozy heat vermont castings hearthstone security regency astria and dimplex fireplaces and stoves.
49 thoughts on how to whitewash brick our fireplace makeover donita january 24 2014. Want to give your outdated fireplace a makeover. Then when i saw the finished project i have to say i really like it.