Living in Montreal was one of my favorite experiences in life. The people, the culture, the architecture, the food… Then there were the underground malls, the Metro, the colors in autumn. Did I mention the food? It wasn’t all perfect, but I loved it all just the same, with my apartment being no exception. It was in the most perfect location I could ask for and it had this gorgeous wood floor that creaked with every step. My favorite part about my Montreal apartment though? The burnt-red brick walls. Warming and cozy in the bitter winters and just as cooling in the summers. I didn’t realize how much I loved those brick walls until I came back to The States and didn’t have them anymore. I’ve tried to put some brick in my house ever since but, for one reason or another, it just hasn’t worked out, money always being at the top of that list. But I’m a “DIYer” and DIYers find a way to make things happen. So how to do achieve the look and feel of a brick wall without actually installing an expensive brick wall? Read on. Fake a brick wall: Here’s how!