Explore Brick Exterior Makeover, Exterior Paint, and more!

Notice the Details: The Limewash - New House Gets a 19th-Century Makeover - Southernliving. The custom mixture of lime, pigment, and water penetrates the brick facade, rather than forming a layer over it, resulting in a finish that has instant patina and can last hundreds of years.     Love it? Get it!Paint: BioCalce Limewash; romabio.com

Notice the Details: The Limewash - The custom mixture of lime, pigment, and water penetrates the brick facade, rather than forming a layer over it, resulting in a finish that has instant patina and can last hundreds of years.

One of the prettiest front entries I've ever seen!  Love those wooden front…

A Fabulous Front Door for Fall

Dream Home Inspiration/Front Entrance/Exterior Design

Limewash--A Great Alternative to Paint for Brick

Limewashing brick – strong coverage at first ages into a more antique feel

BECKI OWENS- Get the Whitewash Look: Paint, Limewash, and the German Smear

Get the Whitewash Look: Paint, Limewash, and the German SmearBECKI OWENS

Get the whitewashed brick look! We talking limewash, German Smear, slurry wash, and paint to show you the ways to get this favorite exterior update.

This brick is perfection. Lime washed brick.

Really like the German smear technique on the brick on this house! Une maison de famille à Atlanta

Why hello adorable little house.

Monday Inspiration

White washed brick with grey-blue shutters. But honestly, this may be my dream home as a reality!

Instead of shelling out big bucks to repair a worn-down brick exterior, consider an affordable DIY upgrade with Old World charm: applying German smear.

German Smear 101 and How to Get the Look at Home

German Smear 101 and How to Get the Look at Home - Bob Vila

How To Paint the Exterior of a Brick House

How to Paint the Exterior of a Brick House

A guide to painting brick siding on your home. Considerations, and a general how-to guide. Covers the essential steps and information to successfully paint your house.

Red brick to French country - paint, new entry & window with copper roof

Red brick to French country – paint, new entry & window with copper roof… Red brick to French country – paint, new entry & window with copper roof Red brick to French country – paint, new entry & window with copper roof…

Fixer Upper: Midcentury "Asian Ranch" Goes French Country | HGTV's Fixer Upper With Chip and Joanna Gaines | HGTV

Fixer Upper: Midcentury "Asian Ranch" Goes French Country

Exterior Design Fixer Upper Midcentury Asian Ranch Goes Also Ranch Style Homes 12 Top Ranch Style Homes Design ideas 1960 Ranch House. Updating Ranch Style Homes.

Modernized Georgian, Before & After: The red brick was hard and lifeless before. A limewash (a mixture of slaked lime and water that, as it dries, reacts with carbon dioxide in the air, carbonating and creating a tough “rock” like coating) was used to soften the harsh brick color. The shutters and trim are painted in Pratt & Lambert's Lambswool. This new creamy color scheme makes the home's original (and much envied) Buckingham gray slate roof stand out. - Southern Living, March 2013

An Unbelievable Exterior Makeover

I like the roofline and windows, something we could copy Buckingham gray slate roof stand out.

Now that's a pool house! Via @atlantahomesmag ... End of the day! Breathe out! Do you ever get to the end of an action p...

Pool House Stone Exterior and Slate Roof. Pool House Mallory Mathison Inc. Atlanta Homes & Lifestyles.

It’s the only paint that will give you a beautiful and natural flat, chalky, or antique limewash finish without sacrificing the durability, longevity

It’s the only paint that will give you a beautiful and natural flat, chalky, or antique limewash finish without sacrificing the durability, longevity

painting brick - limewash vs whitewash vs smeared mortar or mortar wash vs the worn pait look. smeared mortar partial

painting brick - limewash vs whitewash vs smeared mortar or mortar wash vs the worn pait look. smeared mortar partial Love this with the green doors

* *Update - May 2016 Some of you may have been watching Fixer Upper lately - you'll notice that  sweet ol' Joanna Gaines has used this EXACT method in some of the houses  that they've been renovating down in Waco. She calls it "German Smear" and  has been using it to change the looks of many homes this season. You're  welcome Jojo!  One of the first things I knew I wanted to do when we purchased our home  was to white-wash the brick. I wasn't sure what method I wanted to do  specifically but…

How To: Mortar Wash (German Smear) a Brick Fireplace (Updated May 2016)

* *Update - May 2016 Some of you may have been watching Fixer Upper lately - you'll notice that sweet ol' Joanna Gaines has used this EXACT method in some of the houses that they've been renovating down in Waco. She calls it "German Smear" and has been

Vintage French Soul ~

The Bufton family has a clean, traditional style, and the home they purchased matched up with that perfectly — other than the fact that I don’t think it had seen a single update since it was built.

Pinterest
Search