Brick fireplace tile makeover. We worked on a budget friendly fireplace makeover at kevins brothers house a few weeks ago and were so happy with how it helped to update their existing brick fireplace. Todays post is one ive been dreaming about doing for months now and its all about how to paint a brick fireplace. After talking about it for over a year now it finally happened.
Yep you read that right. Prep your fireplaceremember my peach marble tile fireplace surround that i hated. Weve been slowly helping kerry and robyn redo their living room over the past few months and it has been so much fun sneaking into their house while theyre at work and school so that we can surprise them with.
Trying to get up the nerve to paint it white to match my trim and look more built inthat way i could patch up the dings too. Its simple to do a wash right over the brick so it does not look painted but is updated. See how this awkward glass fireplace was transformed into an elegant classic with antique brick white molding and a gas insert.
Theres a lovely brick fireplace that is asking for a makeover. A quick way to update your home is to give your brick fireplace a makeover. Looking for fireplace makeover ideas.
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. Throughout the ages the fireplace has been considered the heart of the home. A dark out dated fireplace can be changed into a bright and inviting space with just a coat of paint.
I got a great deal on a fireplace from lowes it has a few dings and would be hard to match the dark stain. Its symbolizes warmth and sustenance and from a design perspective its usually the focal point of the home. I finally painted the giant fireplace in our front room.
My options for now are paint andor whitewash. I first painted it with annie sloan chalk paint that i got from shaunna who writes perfectly imperfect and sells as paint but before i did that i wiped it down with a damp cloth to remove and dirt dust and soot.