Michelle Thompson
Michelle Thompson
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  • Louisiana, MO

My 'New' Home. Built in 1832 and Historic

Daughter said to remove paint from bricks. I say leave it!
my new home built in 1832 and historic, curb appeal, painting
Front view of my 'new' home!

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  • Curtis Mikolaiczik
    on Jul 27, 2014

    Just refresh the paint color. The house is glorious and reminds me of a chateau somewhere in the European countryside.

  • Donna Marie Ledington
    on Apr 5, 2016

    Federal style homes were meant to have painted brick. Quite often the brick they used had a lower quality to it.. It would flake apart if it were not coated with paint. I would not recommend trying to remove the paint.. EVER.. You could possibly have a huge problem on your hands if you try to take it off.

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