Faux Stone Effects on Walls?

Answer When you live in a Gothic castle or medieval fortress, you have to have stone walls. Soaring living rooms in contemporary houses are made for stone walls too, especially when they feature large fir... Read More »

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How to Create Faux Stone Finishes Over Concrete Walls?

A dull, concrete wall can add an industrial feel to a yard or basement rather than create a welcome, homey atmosphere. If it is warmth that you prefer, spruce up the space by adding a faux stone fi... Read More »

What is the best way to take faux brick off of your walls?

Use a chisel, 2-3" wide or so, and use it to pop off the bricks and mortar. Then, you'll need to use a solution of muriatic acid to take off any mortar. Wear appropriate gloves.

How do I add faux stone to a fireplace?

Preparing the SurfacePrepare the surface by applying wire mesh to the exterior of the fireplace, and tack it in place with mortar nails or brads. Tack the wire mesh in several places over the surfa... Read More »

How to Paint a Faux Stone?

Stones are popular features in landscaping. But large landscaping stones can be expensive or difficult to find in any given area of the country. A popular substitute for real landscaping stones is ... Read More »