How to Update Your Fireplace with Paint

Follow along this step by step guide on how I gave my fireplace an upgrade!  This easy DIY fireplace makeover is an affordable project you can try.


Clean, Tape, Sand

The first step always when painting is to clean your surface well! Learn what I used below.


Prime the Mantle and Tile

After about 7-8 days, it had cured up well and it wouldn’t scrape off!


Paint Base Color of Tile Pattern

I rolled on 2 coats with my microfiber roller, waiting 3-4 hours in between each coat. I painted right over the grout and all, creating a nice, blank slate.


Stencil Tile Pattern

For the color on the pattern I chose Soapstone, and dark bluish gray.