A really dark wood highly polished imposing old looking fireplace surround. This was taken from the estate agents picture zoomed in.
Five seconds after Nancy closed on the house she had the fireplace painted.
Painted stone fireplaces before and after. See more ideas about fireplace fireplace makeover fireplace remodel. Painting a stone fireplace doesnt have to be hard. He used a spray paint made to withstand heat and the homeowners note that it hasnt become discolored with use.
I love this painted stone fireplace. But then she decided that she liked the look of the painted stone and so do I. Paint works wonder and a new wood fireplace mantel brings a pop to the whole space.
Painted stone fireplace before and after above is the before shot of my fireplace. Please check out the before images in the post. To best prep you need to tape off around any parts you dont want to get paint on.
If you enjoyed this post you might like my Dresser Revamp. Lets jump into a before and after picture and then I will explain why I made the drastic decision to paint my stone fireplace. Check out these amazing ideas and modern fireplace designs to find out which design may work best for your fireplace.
What would I do differently. If you have any questions please leave them below. Mar 3 2020 – Explore Angie Malones board Painted stone fireplace on Pinterest.
With this guide youll know the tools and techniques you need to paint a fireplace. More involved fireplace makeovers might incorporate a lightweight masonry product called manufactured veneer stone perfect for do-it-yourself work. Then paint highlight the raised areas of the stone to add depth.
Start with a tiny amount of highlights. You can read our disclosure here Why a painted stone fireplace. They also spray-painted the support pole at the front corner of the firebox.
I thought over this for 4 years until one day I just decided to go for it. Go to the shop and buy one for 150. Painted fireplaces before and after Painted fireplaces before and after.
A nice clean fresh white fire place. Post contains affiliate links. The after of my stone fireplace.
The homeowners removed the screen and brass trim and spray-painted them black. The contractor painted the inside of the firebox a light gray to match the stone. Dab a dry chip brush in a tiny bit of light gray paint then off-load the brush on a paper plate to ensure very little paint on the tips.
The intention was to have that be a temporary fix and then to box it in and just get rid of it. Feb 14 2021 – Explore Mendota Hearths board Before and After followed by 823 people on Pinterest. 6 Dramatic Fireplace Makeovers By Becky Harris See how designers refresh the look of a fireplace with everything from a simple paint job to a new stone surround.
Would I do it again. If your fireplace is in need of a facelift a few updates can transform a lackluster hearth into the centerpiece of a room. I think the paint job here is superb.
Back to the ugly stone fireplace. Add more highlights if desired. It is more like a stain for brick so you can wash it.
Keep in mind that painted interior brick vs exterior painted brick should be treated differently. Heres the jist of it. I needed to brighten up my living space and the browntan stone and so much of it seemed outdated to me.
Prepping for painting a fireplace is very important. I have been dying to change the brown stone on my dated 1970s fireplacewe have lived in our house for over 11 years the longest i have ever lived in one home. HGTV does not have before and after images but they do present an assortment of amazing atmospheres created by specific types of fireplace decorating.
Always clean brick well before painting just water works great allow 24 hours to dry. How To Paint A Fireplace 1. It can be as simple as a fresh paint job on unfinished or previously painted brick.
It almost disappears except for a touch of texture. I love that they added trim to the mantel but left some of the original bricks and painted them black. After about 10 coats of paint.
Another gorgeous fireplace makeover. Painted Stone Fireplace before and after. So easy to update with my whitewash recipe.
Mineral paint soaks into the brick and it easy to touch up a flat finish and is best for exterior. FIREPLACES Before and After. Here is the stone before and after.
This is a terrific before and after. The texture and feel of the stone was not lost as I was able to just lighten and soften it. A fireplace provides comforting warmth in the winter and an eye-catching display space all year long.
I love the chalky look of this white painted stone fireplace. 82 Lettered Cottage Fireplace Makeover After Fireplace Before and After DIY Projects. See more ideas about painted stone fireplace fireplace stone fireplace.
Or it can be a simple construction project where you cover up the brick with drywall wood or tile. And theres an excellent tutorial by Anneke McConnell detailing how she did it. These remarkable fireplace makeovers and remodels feature new mantels fabulous surrounds and cozy hearths.
I know some people cringe when you tell them youre going to paint over stone or brick but I.