How to Update a Red Brick Fireplace With Stucco?

Answer An old brick fireplace can be an attractive addition to your family room or it can be an eyesore. Because it frames the fireplace, the brick is a distinct and highly visible part of the room. If th... Read More »

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How to Replace Stucco on Brick?

The nature of stucco, a hard surface applied to another hard surface, means that on occasion, you may need to perform repairs. Such repairs are unavoidable, mainly because there is no way to preven... Read More »

How to Renovate a Brick Fireplace?

Nothing beats the look of a brick fireplace to bring a sense of coziness and warmth to a room. Brick fireplaces add texture and color, and they are often a room's focal point. Sometimes, however, b... Read More »

How to Add a Mantel to a Brick Fireplace?

Fireplaces add a touch of romance to your interior. One of the key features of a truly classic fireplace is a beautiful wood mantel shelf. If you have a brick fireplace with no mantel to hang your ... Read More »

How do I whitewash a brick fireplace?

Whitewashing a Brick FireplaceMake the whitewash by mixing a 50-lb. bag of Ivory hydrated lime and 10 lbs. of table salt. Mix in white Portland cement, and the whitewash will last longer. Add water... Read More »