How to Whitewash Bricks - using natural paint that let's the bricks "breathe"  |  Design Mom

**How to Whitewash Bricks - SAFE PAINT natural paint that let's the bricks "breathe"

white washed brick fireplace tutorial...wish I'd seen this 15 years ago before I painted mine.

The Yellow Cape Cod: White Washed Brick Fireplace~Tutorial Paint on equal parts white paint and water with a paintbrush. Remove excess with rag. Repeat until you get desired lightness.

Whitewashed Brick Fireplace // I like that this still shows a lot of the brick's character while muting the palette down.

Whitewashed Brick Fireplace -

Whitewashed Brick Fireplace // I like that this still shows a lot of the brick's character while muting the palette down. I think we should do something like this with our fireplace!

Leslie Stocker at Colorways updated her fireplace with Pure and Original Paint. Come see her tutorial - amazing transformation! {Love My DIY Home} #PureandOriginal #DIY #Fireplaceupdate

Brick Fireplace Update by Leslie Stocker

Brick Fireplace: Leslie Stocker at Colorways updated her fireplace with Pure and Original Paint. Come see her tutorial - amazing transformation! {Love My DIY Home}

Here’s how Klemm did it: White paint with an eggshell finish was brushed on in small sections, and then wiped down with rags to remove most of the paint. (She did two coats like this, to achieve the lightness she was looking for). For a finishing touch, she sanded over all the bricks with a medium grit sanding sponge. This brought touches of the original color through and gave her the rich texture she felt was missing after the whitewashing.

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Here’s how Klemm did it: White paint with an eggshell finish was brushed on in small sections, and then wiped down with rags to remove most of the paint. (She did two coats like this, to achieve the lightness she was looking for). For a finishing touch, s

DIY Whitewash Brick Fireplace - A family and teacher resource with tips, hacks, and ideas.

I finished my DIY whitewash on my brick fireplace. It was a hard decision since I didn’t hate the rustic red brick, but I rented for a long time and I was tired of beige and red brick.

How to Whitewash a Dated Brick Fireplace | DIY My Homes

How to Whitewash a Dated Brick Fireplace

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