Faux brick fireplace surround. Ever since i made my sons fire station i have wanted to use the brick paneling elsewhere. My home was flooded in harvey 2017 so i have done a lot of repairs and updates to my home. Product features electric fireplace with infrared quartz heater faux stone with wood mantel.
After dealing with several horrible contractors. 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. Its a very long room about 24 feet full of dark paneling and dark brick.
You build a diy faux fireplace and mantle. Prep your fireplaceremember my peach marble tile fireplace surround that i hated. Brick transformers is a brick staining and recoloring service that gives new life to old dark brick fireplaces walls and other brick surfaces.
Many surrounds are quite small and only require a handful of tiles to cover them completely. Painting a brick fireplace. Let me remind you of what my family room looked like when we moved in.
Made from paint and stain grade wood the williamsburg fireplace mantel surround is strong and rigid. It all started with this very large blank wall in our dining roomkitchen. I cant express how much i love faux panels.
My first instinct was shiplap but i wanted to try something new. Brick painting and staining alternative for ugly brick.