See more ideas about painted brick painted brick fireplaces brick fireplace. I ve now painted several brick fireplaces with paint washes and you can see more of that on my instagram account.
Gray paint makes the brick fireplace coordinate seamlessly with the midcentury furniture in this seating area.
Painted brick fireplace dark gray. Check out the brick anew process to choose fireplace paint colors. Dark colours can be used to paint the fireplace s bricks when the room gets a lot of natural sunlight. If you want to create a little drama in your room you might consider a bolder shade such as dark gray to draw attention to the fireplace.
Why that is i can t answer but it s something that can be remedied very easily with a grey paint wash or a white paint wash. How to paint a brick fireplace. To make the room cozier pair the gray painted walls with modern and colourful furniture.
Unfortunately almost all houses have ugly fireplaces unless you built yourself. Another personal reason i love our dark grey fireplace is that the dark grey is picked up elsewhere in the house like the floor tile in our new bathroom so it feels cohesive as you move from room to room painting the fireplace dark grey was also a great way to determine if we like the look of a dark grey fireplace before dropping thousands of dollars on something like slate. The black and white combo pairs perfectly with the room s.
I ve seen a lot of beautiful painted fireplace especially white ones but i decided on a more unusual dark grey because ours was smoke stained and i thought grey would easily hide any future soot while adding a dramatic focal point to our all white living area. Feb 25 2020 explore keisha lynn s board painted brick fireplaces followed by 113 people on pinterest. Painted brick and stone fireplaces have enjoyed a renewed popularity in recent times thanks to their on trend rustic appeal and equally simple process.
Popular brick fireplace color choices for a neutral painted look include ivory cream light gray and tan. A black accent wall and mantel make the white brick fireplace pop in this moody living room. Soft shades of black and gray work well with contemporary style rooms.
If you want your fireplace to completely blend in and not stand out at all you could paint the. If the fireplace s original dark red coloring simply seems too bossy tone down its effect and artificially increase its age by painting it with thinned down paint or with a lime and salt whitewash treatment leaving hints of red to peek through. The painted fireplace evokes all the values of the old world hearth while honoring the need to maintain one s home within modern sensibilities.
Paint colors that appear elegantly aged include warm brown goldenrod or even dark blue gray. Whitewashing painting a solid light neutral color or using a product such as brick anew to create a real brick look will blend in with any decor. Candles are always a great option for nonfunctioning fireplaces.