Painted Brick: Four Trends to Consider

Painted Brick: Four Trends to Consider. We're planning to paint our fireplace later this year and I can't decide. I'm leaning toward whitewash, but it might just be an intermediate step toward stark white.

Painting the brick wall in the room just off our kitchen has been something I’ve wanted to do since moving into our new home last year. I’m hoping by posting this as a “before” picture, I’ll feel compelled to create an “after” picture soon.

Below are a few of my favorite ideas for painted brick. I’ve never painted brick before but I love the crisp white look and I think it will make the room look brighter and more modern. It’s a pretty big change, so I’m considering whitewashing the brick as a first step.

Painted Brick: Four Trends to Consider. We're planning to paint our fireplace later this year and I can't decide. I'm leaning toward whitewash, but it might just be an intermediate step toward stark white. Painted Brick: Four Trends to Consider. We're planning to paint our fireplace later this year and I can't decide. I'm leaning toward whitewash, but it might just be an intermediate step toward stark white. Painted Brick: Four Trends to Consider. We're planning to paint our fireplace later this year and I can't decide. I'm leaning toward whitewash, but it might just be an intermediate step toward stark white.

Painted Brick: Four Trends to Consider. We're planning to paint our fireplace later this year and I can't decide. I'm leaning toward whitewash, but it might just be an intermediate step toward stark white.

Sources:

  • Stark White: 1 / 2
  • Rustic: 1 / 2
  • Whitewash: 1 / 2
  • Color: 1 / 2