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asked in category: General Last Updated: 7th January, 2020

How do you whitewash a faux stone?

DIRECTIONS:
  1. Clean your stone with warm soapy water.
  2. Take your paint, water and tupperware and create your whitewash mixture.
  3. Apply the whitewash mixture one small section at a time.
  4. Use your staining pad to wipe any excess whitewash mixture.
  5. Repeat steps 3 and 4 section by section until complete.

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Hereof, can faux stone be painted?

If you have just installed a faux stone fireplace, you may decide that you would like to paint it before it gets too much older. Faux stone can be painted in a range of colors, but you have to take care when you are choosing the types of paint, and the manner of applying it.

can you whitewash slate? Whitewashing or chalk painting it would look terrible. It has a lot of texture and would be nice in a larger Tuscan style kitchen. I think your only option would be to paint it. Slate is porous so you'll need to do a few coats.

Consequently, how do you whitewash travertine?

To whitewash travertine tile, create a white paint and water ratio of 1:1 and paint it on each tile. Move slowly across the tiles to get an even coat. When remixing, make sure that you keep the same ratio so that the whitewash is evenly distributed.

How do you clean a faux stone fireplace?

Clean the Surface Spray the stones with a vinegar and water solution. Scrub the surface with a stiff-bristle scrub brush. Vinegar won't harm the surface of the stone, whereas commercially available products might. Lay towels underneath the fireplace to catch any dripping water.

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