We are building an outdoor fireplace using stones from a rock fireplace erected in 1800s. The fireplace will house a propane gas log insert and will be open in the fr... See more
How can I make an electric heater with logs that seem to be burning into a fireplace look-alike with a hearth?
I'm not sure what they are. Tile possibly? I'm a new to DIY and I don't want to mess it up and ruin the area,especially the flooring. I also want to lighten the firep... See more
I have a large fireplace with curved hearth, curved fire box opening and a column on each side. The grout lines are up to 3/4 inch wide. Desperately need makeover ide... See more
This is a rental. Is there any way I can update this tile fireplace without construction or damaging the tiles? Will paint stick? Vinyl tiles? Fabric, I'm at a loss.
I purchased a house where the owners had painted the bricks with a briwnus red paint that I do not like. Can I strip the paint off or perhaps somehow make the brick ... See more
My fireplace is old. Don't want to color bricks. Want to make them shine or look newer again? Thanks, Lynda
Want to fill a 1930s all metal fireplace. Needs to be sealed as well. Something with style but ... No candles.
I have a hard time visualizing alternatives...That said, can I paint over orange/rust/tan tiles that are around a fireplace? They’re on the hearth, too.I really wan... See more
My husband does not want to change it so was looking for some ideas to improve its look!
I have just purchase a house that was all decorated in a Tuscon style which was not to our liking. We were able to update things by lightening wall colors, removing ... See more
I have modeling clay but stuck for ideas on making it look Japanese ....help....!
I would like to give this fireplace a makeover.... something much more contemporary. I thought of removing the mantle and using a stacked stone or tile on the firepl... See more
So I just hate the "Plain Jane" tile the contractor put in the Great Room and they did not include a Mantel. So I've been looking into Mantels and found this great s... See more
I am doing a kitchen redo and I don't want to remove the old chimney if I can help it because of the mess. Any ideas?
What can I hang on the walls above the fireplace?
We're stationed in Italy and currently renting a beautiful traditional home. Our landlords LOVE us and welcome our help with upgrades. There are 2 screens for our liv... See more
I recently purchased these two beautiful mirrored chests to go on either side of my fireplace. Now the dilemma! What to put on the wall above them? I want to keep the... See more
I am at a loss as to how to decorate this mantel. The wall is solid river rock. With the TV mounted above, I cannot figure out how to make this look attractive. This ... See more
This house was built in 1964. What a horrible, ugly bricks they used. Would like to paint it, the wood behind it is real good wood paneling.