typical craftsman fireplace with built-ins on both sides and those little windows at the top. Want to do this in our LR on the south wall with a gas insert.
Before and After Fireplaces
Changing brick color without paint, white wash or stain using concrete dye. Fireplace makeover from vintage orange and brown to a modern grey, before and after. — A quick photo journal of my easy DIY experience coloring unfinished fireplace bricks with concrete dye.
Great before and after. I will need this someday for the house I buy that will surely have an ugly brick fireplace that I hated
BEFORE AFTER :: BUILT INS (with TV in one bookcase and not above fireplace).
Do not use track lighting unless is is absolutely necessary. The track lighting in the photo above makes this room feel less elegant. This space could have been much more beautiful with a unique fixture located in the center of the room, and the shelves and fireplace could have been lit using small, recessed accent lights.
Painted Fireplace Makeover Before and After. -Little touches like paint can go a LONG way in making a home look better!
See how this homeowner turned dead space around the fireplace into storage central! Check out more before-and-after photos here: www.bhg.com/…
DIY tutorial on how to use high heat paint to get rid of brass surround on fireplaces. NOW I can fix it!
DIY Fireplace Makeover Before and After
Red brick fireplace with brown trim painted white and brass fireplace screen painted with black high temp spray paint