the best benjamin moore paint colours to coordinate with brick fireplaces for the walls, red, orange, gray and yellow brick
White washing was done with sponge & semi gloss latex white ceiling paint from Walmart. Watch a video on youtube: "How to white wash brick". Best advice was to do it in streaks, easy on the paint & then go over it later in random areas with heavier streaks of paint. Took less than a gallon to do entire area
Exposed brick fireplace with indian stone hearth and reclaimed wooden lintel
whitewashed fireplace - Google Search // what about a shale blue like that instead of a mustardy accent wall?
Whitewashed Brick Fireplace // I like that this still shows a lot of the brick's character while muting the palette down.