* *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
Exterior Colors: Columns and stucco are painted in Sherwin Williams “Pearly White”. The brick is manufactured by Cherokee, called Old Orleans. Mortar is Ivory Buff. Paint Color: Front Door and shutters are painted in “Sherwin Williams Keystone Grey”.
Did anyone else catch last night? That German Smear technique, or mortar washing has me dreaming of all the possibilities of refacing our brick house. We were planning on having it white washed this summer, but the mortar washing is just on po
English Country House - Why Everyone Loves the Idea of a New Old Home - Southernliving. Small paned windows and a detailed lime wash keeps anyone from betting that this is a new house designed by Peter Block.
How To Create A Faux Brick Wall - tutorial explains how to get this look with inexpensive brick panels & paint. Great way to add interest to a room or to cover up a damaged wall. Best project ever! (For my kitchen backsplash?