How to Paint a Brick House. Bricks are notorious for being difficult to paint because they are porous and absorb paint. However, taking time to prepare the brick exterior of your home can simplify the painting process.
* *Update - May 2016 Some of you may have been watching Fixer Upper lately - you'll notice that sweet ol' Joanna Gaines has used this EXACT method in some of the houses that they've been renovating down in Waco. She calls it "German Smear" and has been