German schmear brick fireplace. So many updates yet the home retains its charm and character from yesteryear. It all started with this very large blank wall in our dining roomkitchen. Nothing is lacking in this vintage craftsman style home located in desirable rocky facefeaturing 3 bedrooms 2 baths and a detached garage.
My first instinct was shiplap but i wanted to try something new. This was my chance a faux brick wall and here is how we did it. Im sharing my technique that is easy mess free and quick.
Romabio classico limewash is an authentic slaked lime paint that is specially formulated to create unique white wash effects for interior and exterior unpainted brick stone and other masonry surfaces. A brick fixer upper colonial house gets a limewashed brick exterior makeover using romabio classico limewash in bianco white. Last week we got to work on a super fun project.
A dirty and tired orange brick fireplace gets a brightened up weathered lime washed brick makeover plus a full tutorial to do it yourself. Transform your dirty and dated brick fireplace in a couple of hours. Ever since i made my sons fire station i have wanted to use the brick paneling elsewhere.
To the person interested in the german shmear on painted brick the typical mortar mix will not adhere well to the paint and primer will not help much. Oh my gracious alive yall. She wanted to tone down the brick color without painting it solid to look painted.