My house is a "shotgun" house as they use to call it. I have a fireplace in 1 bedroom and on the other side in my living room its filled in so its just a wall of bric... See more
Our wood burning fireplace desperately needs an update as its size and color overwhelms our living room in our small house (1040 sq ft). We received an estimate for ... See more
Any ideas on how to change this 'checker board' fireplace to look better - less orangey, less checker boardish? Please note: the fireplace is two-sided. Any ideas,... See more
I will be having built ins around the fireplace and I am trying to decide if they should be stained or painted. The built ins will be floor to ceiling. My room is sma... See more
I need some advice for my fireplace. Its HUGE! 8 feet tall and a little over 20 feet long. We like the color of the brick and don't want to paint it, but any suggesti... See more
Work in progress I bought gray tile put felt on bottom so not scratch wood floors, next wood box will be painted white than subway peel and stick tle to top . The lit... See more
I have a stone fireplace which I love 💕. The hearth is a dingy grey which I have scrubbed repeatedly with everything imagi
I’d like to update my red brick fireplace. I like stone and also white and light colors.
I’d like them sorta shiny But I don’t want to use shellac paint or put any kind of oil on them and I don’t know what else to do if someone could tell me please
I live in a mobile home, it has a fireplace built into the corner of the living room. I hate it it takes up room that I could use. I would like to tear it out but I'm... See more
Hi Hometalk!We are doing a full house renovation and getting close to end of our time line and our budget. At this point tile isn’t an option and typical paint is t... See more
My home was built in the 1970s. Someone painted the fireplace wall which is brick about 8'x10' white. I am not a fan of the cottage look. I'm more of a rustic equ... See more
Lake cabin, grey Berber carpet, blue-grey walls, white trim. This is a very narrow angled wall as you walk between living and dining room. Will not be a focal point... See more
It's huge with quartz rock. I'm so afraid to tear it out, because I don't know what's behind the rock, & what to do after it's gone. The garage is on the other side.... See more
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
Want to be able to get bigger tv and have it look better.
I just moved into a new house. The living room gas fireplace is an ugly monster and dominates the room. It's too expensive to replace, so my only option is to disgui... See more
How can I disguise this wall where my fireplace must go? Both wall, including post, measures 42" and fireplace is 42" wide.
Excuse the mess. We purchased this home built in 1993, so we're trying to bring it up to date. I'd like to keep the red, just not sure what to do with it. Though, I ... See more
I need some ideas on what to do with this fireplace. I am in the process of painting the built in bookcase next to it white. We don't have a ton of money to spend s... See more
We intend to hire professionals to install a wood stove, but we want to save money and build the hearth ourselves. We want to build the hearth of one solid granite s... See more