Yes! Staining the ugly yellow brick charcoal gray rather than painting it (so it remains porous and has virtually no upkeep)
Hate the color of your brick? Try staining it. I stained the front of my house in November using brick stain from Dyebrick (http://www.dyebrick.com/). It is guaranteed to last a lifetime!
Houston Brick Stain - I would love to stain our brick!
How to Stain Brick
Forget painting brick! This is a great tutorial for how to stain it and give it a much cleaner, classy look.
How to Stain Brick - Here's what you need: Concrete stain (they have lots of color options) Paint brush the same width as the brick (or as close as you can get) Paint Roller Tray. This is a great idea! I love brick but the color can be weird sometimes. This is a great way to make something permanent more beautiful without having to paint over it!
I used brick stain to update our old yellow brick.
Changing brick color without paint, white wash or stain using concrete dye. Fireplace makeover from vintage orange and brown to a modern grey, before and after. -- A quick photo journal of my easy DIY experience coloring unfinished fireplace bricks with concrete dye.
DON'T PAINT YOUR BRICK...this creative artist simply used CONCRETE STAIN!!!!! After all, you still see it is brick under the paint!!!!
Lowe's Home Exterior Makeover Reveal
front. This house undergoes am awesome simple reno. Great curb appeal! Love the shutters, window boxes, painted brick -love painted brick, columns, and new landscape, painted door! Geesh! Love it all and it's all simple!