Contemporary, Casual Family Room
Finding a balance between fun for the kids and sophisticated for the adults is easy if you know where to start. See how host Karen McAloon and the Design Remix team make this room stylish and functional.
Hide CaptionShow CaptionPaint helps bring the fireplace back to life.
Tired of your fireplace? Don't be afraid to paint it. Paint contractor Danielle Hirsch starts with a coat of spray paint black primer. Since the iron paint is expensive, a good base of primer will lessen the amount of paint it will take to coat the surface. After the paint is dry, a spray of rust activator gives the fireplace its unique finish.