How To Paint Brass Fireplace
And while replacing the brass insert would be a hassle spray painting the brass trim would be easy.
How to paint brass fireplace. Depending on how many times you check your phone and take potty breaks. While brass is currently in this brass was old and dull. Rub the brass surfaces with dry fine gauge steel wool to remove the shine and add light texture which helps the paint adhere. Bonus that it was easy and looks amazing.
It is a 15 minute project to paint the fireplace brass trim. These garish brass screens seem to be in almost every home that was built in the 80s. Once we finished our. Today i am sharing how to update a fireplace surround that is brass.
Avoid any glass areas with the steel wool. The brass was what was dating my fireplace. Because fireplace doors get so hot you have to use a high heat paint. Whether your brass fireplace doors have become dingy and tarnished or youre just ready for a change painting them is a fairly simple weekend project.
But i eventually figured it out. Our fireplace surround recently got a quick makeover with the help of black high heat enamel by rust oleum. It was originally a brass color that i decided to paint brown a couple years ago. Clearly brass fireplace screens used to be all the rage.
Some high heat paints are not meant to be used with a primer so make sure you read the instructions on the can.