Painting a wooden fireplace. Update your wooden fireplace surround by painting it. Throughout the ages the fireplace has been considered the heart of the home. Its symbolizes warmth and sustenance and from a design perspective its us.
Her wallflower of a fireplace. So painting our wood fireplace mantel white was at the top of our to do list. It shouldve been a beautiful architectural detail but it had all but disappeared into the sea of 80s oak paneling in her living room.
Thoroughly wash the brick and grout using trisodium phosphate and a scrub brush. The difference in texture between the brick and the wooden. The fireplaces makeover style complements the rest of the space which includes exposed wooden ceiling rafters and rustic doors and shelves.
See a dark cherry color fireplace transform into an ivory masterpiece. Rinse thoroughly with clean water and let dry. Follow this easy diy with a how to guide for painting your fireplace to keep up with interiors trends.
Blow dry mistakes you may be making and how to fix them. Painting wooden fireplace mantels is relatively easy. Its so boring with this orangey brown stain and the undertones of this stain clash with the rest of the room.
Heres our brown wood fireplace mantel. Update your wooden fireplace surround by painting it. Bored of the same plain old wood furniture you got laying around.
As with any painting project the first thing we need to do is thoroughly prep the surfaces that well be painting. Since fireplaces are often a focal feature in a room you can have fun painting it with specialty paints faux finishes or matching the paint color to artwork above the fireplace. Using a distressed finish on the wooden fireplace the damaged areas of the surround ended up being unique details for the beautiful design.
Its a short project involving only basic diy skills. Follow this easy diy with a how to guide for painting your fireplace to keep up with interiors trends. Transform a dark dreary brick fireplace into a bright modern hearth with easy to apply paint.