Brick fireplace redo. Weve been slowly helping kerry and robyn redo their living room over the past few months and it has been so much fun. As stated though check the national fire code before doing this on a working fireplace. 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.
Ever since i posted about our ranch redo here at tph ive been getting tons of hits from people wanting to update ugly ranch house or make exterior changes to 50s ranch etc. Alright guys were one week into the 100 room challenge and ive made major progress in the family room. We had someone reface ours and had to rip it off and redo it to meet code.
And ive been receiving lots of emails about our exterior paint colors. This budget friendly diy concrete fireplace update is simple and beautiful. Want to give your outdated fireplace a makeover.
What a dumbo i was not to include them in the original post. A dirty and tired orange brick fireplace gets a brightened up weathered lime washed brick makeover plus a full tutorial to do it yourself. In case you dont know what the 100 room challenge is its a challenge to make over one space in your home in only four weeks with a 100 budget.
By way of background in. A stacked fieldstone fireplace takes center stage in this family room. You wont believe the before and after.
Change an outdated brick fireplace into a sleek elegant fireplace with a modest makeover.