Remember when I was hemming and hawing about whether to paint our fireplace white? Well, one night I just got an itch and literally within two days that sucker was fresh as a daisy. I have to admit, though, it’s not as brave as it sounds — we were about to start a renovation and tear the fireplace out anyway. So with that in mind, I knew that if I hated it we’d only have to live with it for a short while. But the good/bad news is I LOVED it and now it’s gone! Annnnnyway… Let’s talk about how to paint a brick fireplace white.