Opinions please. I bought an electric fireplace. The sides do not get hot and the heat only comes out the front. I am going to create a fireplace out of the shelf uni... See more
I'm refacing an old 70's brick fireplace; covering the brick with backerboard and tile. ( I can't afford slabs of granite). I am building a painted white mantle with... 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
We dragged this working, plain wood, electric fireplace off the curb so I could try a funky finish...now I am stuck for ideas on how to finish it.
first off our dining room is very small so the fireplace is too big for it. We are looking for ideas to take it out and put maybe a buffet or??? there but whatever we... See more
We just have a small surround on the front of our fireplace. I would like to paint the brick the same color as the wall above, but don't know if wall paint is appropr... See more
Do I have to remove ugly what I think is tile?
I love the feeling of space and light from the i teraction if mirror and skylight, but would like to update the look. Cathedral ceiling makes this so very difficult ... See more
It’s at a beach house.
We no longer use our fireplace. So what ideas could I do to use the space. We live in a double wide home and it is in the center of the room. I hope someone can help.
Just bought this house. It's got great bones but needs updates everywhere. That means the budget is tight. I need ideas to update this fireplace. It is boring and... See more
Hi all,im ready to upgrade my fireplace. This thing is a huge eyesore. I'm concerned with keeping with the style of the house...built in late 80's I think. Texas bric... See more
We have this limestone looking surround and mantel installed by the builder, it has been painted but still is not what we like. How do I get this off of my wall so I ... See more
We are getting ready to list the house and currently it has a neutral colored marble as the background .
Our home built in 2007 has a typical gas burning fireplace. We would like to replace it with a woodburning fireplace or pellet burning fireplace. However the gas fire... See more
when we bought our home the fireplace was horrible! I put some faux stone on the front but now I need to re-paint the mantle the previous owner painted. Any suggesti... 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!!
It looks real but it's in front of a window. What can I do? Thanks!
I am at a lost as to what to do with this wall. The rustic style is not my thing. This wall is at the end of the den/dining room. We can't remove the wood insert as i... See more
I'm moving to a new house in the country with the above mentioned (photo attached). Any advice as to how I can update it. I'm not a huge fan of the raised fireplace ... 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?