Brick fireplace mantel ideas. Its a very long room about 24 feet full of dark paneling and dark brick. Take special care to remove any soot from around the fireplace opening. Lighten up a traditional fireplace with an easy to apply wash of inexpensive paint.
Again i used a 34 inch roller and it took another hour or so to get the whole fireplace covered. A stacked fieldstone fireplace takes center stage in this family room. Rather than just a sheer wall of stone the exposed chimney is designed with a central recess for artwork along with tapered edges on either side to keep it from appearing too overpowering.
Browse our ideas for fireplace decorating fireplace designs and more to find inspiration. Painting a brick fireplace. Modern fireplaces vary in heat efficiency depending on the design.
See how this awkward glass fireplace was transformed into an elegant classic with antique brick white molding and a gas insert. Rinse thoroughly with clean water and let dry. Let me remind you of what my family room looked like when we moved in.
Thoroughly wash the brick and grout using trisodium phosphate and a scrub brush. Transform a dark dreary brick fireplace into a bright modern hearth with easy to apply paint. Looking for fireplace makeover ideas.
A fireplace is a beautiful addition to any home but with so many fireplace designs to choose from finding the right style might be a bit of a challenge. A fireplace is a structure made of brick stone or metal designed to contain a fire. Rinse thoroughly with clean water and let dry completely.
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. Following the kilz primer i applied behr masonry stucco and brick paint in white.