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kathy fitz

06:50AM | 08/27/00
Member Since: 07/10/00
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Has anyone had any experience whitewashing or using pigment on brick? If so is it a do it yourself project or better left to the professionals. We have an 80 year old house that has had some repairs thru the years and the brick colors don't match. Help!!

Chip

02:33PM | 08/28/00
I don't know about white washing brick, but you can paint. Be sure to clean the brick well and get the proper primer for masonary, ask a pro paint store, calk any cracks with an exterior paintable calk, then use a quality exterior paint.

Be sure to think this out, once you paint it, its painted, very hard to undo.

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