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Old 12-26-2009, 09:56 PM   #1
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How to stain a painted fireplace?


I have a fireplace that is the cast type, similar to this:
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but the home builder painted it white. I want to apply a faux finish to it. Can I apply stain on top of the paint? Or should I look at faux wall paints?

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Old 12-27-2009, 04:46 AM   #2
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How to stain a painted fireplace?


You cannot stain over paint The paint has already sealed the pores of the wood.

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