Brick fireplace whitewash. Thoroughly wash the brick and grout using trisodium phosphate and a scrub brush. Transform your dirty and dated brick fireplace in a couple of hours. Apparently you guys have a lot of brick fireplaces going on that need a little whitewashing.
Brick transformers is a brick staining and recoloring service that gives new life to old dark brick fireplaces walls and other brick surfaces. The best source of local news in nova scotia featuring articles from the chronicle herald breaking news sports entertainment business national news international news weather. A dirty and tired orange brick fireplace gets a brightened up weathered lime washed brick makeover plus a full tutorial to do it yourself.
Rinse thoroughly with clean water and let dry completely. Im sharing my technique that is easy mess free and quick. This post originally appeared on here back in 2012 from monica from east coast creative and is by far in the top 5 posts on infarrantly creative.
When you first run your brush over them it seems like youve straight up painted them white and then you dab and then glance again a few seconds later a bunch has soaked up and a lot of the bricks coloring comes oozing through. Take special care to remove any soot from around the fireplace opening. Then when i saw the finished project i have to say i really like it.
Lighten up a traditional fireplace with an easy to apply wash of inexpensive paint. Brick painting and staining alternative for ugly brick. Ask and ye shall receive.
I admit when i saw the first paragraph i was prepared not to like it.