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
Our brick is currently white and we want to repaint Gray. Do I need to scrape the old paint???
i need to fill in the gap right below my fireplace mantel. It has shifted down, so looks uneven to the wall behind it. I need to press it back against the wall, but t... See more
I need ideas for new mantle and want to get rid of floor box but can’t match bricks (too old- don’t want to replace I love them!)-sorry for the stuff on the mantl... See more
I am planning on building a bigger hearth and maybe putting some tiles around the electric insert. Any suggestions? Here it is now, rather blah!
my fireplace needs a lot of love. I’m trying to avoid removing the tiles. I was hoping someone could give me ideas on what to do with it. I’ve been googling, I’... See more
I have a fireplace with a open arch on top of the mantel. I just did a kitchen remodel and need some advice on how to meld the 2. They are both in the same room.
any advice on trimming the front of a tile fireplace hearth as well as filling the gap between the hearth and built in cabinet
Corner barrel shaped fireplace needs a face lift. Painting is my first option as refacing it would most likely be expensive. Any suggestions?Diana
I want to add faux stone to take the fireplace all the way to the ceiling, but i am having trouble finding an exact match. I have considered stacked stone but though... See more
It is currently painted with a blue latex paint. It is thick concrete underneath.
Fire place has been boarded up during the brutality 1970's no idea what's behind the boarding. Where do we start?
These are white bricks with dark grout, with brown stone for the mantel and where you sit. I was thinking on painting the brick and grout with white paint and leave t... See more
My fireplace is not centered on the wall, and I want to add book shelves on either side of it. My husband says no as it would look stupid. What do you think? Do I ... See more
Where is a good place to buy slate (in Richmond Virginia area or maybe online) for a good price, like in the Hometalk video? Thanks!!
Mantle has a break in it above fireplace. I can't make any structural changes or change paint colors. Should I add color above the mantle? Pull over the blue or pul... See more
The brick fireplace in our home has been painted several times. Without sandblasting or stripping how can I bring it to the classic brick red again? And, if repaintin... 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.
Long story short, my fireplace is not currently useable. It will cost about $5000 to get it up and running to code (I'm in California). I found this electric insert f... See more
We're just completing this project and can't decide whether to paint the whole new addition a shade of white (which one if you think white's a good idea) or paint it ... See more