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
We want this room to have a rustic contemporary feel so I need to renovate the mantel, surround and mirror bookshelves. We will be hanging a 65 inch TV above the mant... See more
I purchased a used mantle, the mantle is 6 inches too large for my fireplace. Is it best to remove the six inches from the center of the mantel?
i cannot afford to rebuild, so i am looking for suggestions on covering only.
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
Can anyone with a 3 sided fireplace give me an idea on how to change the look of this one? The area is too tight for a mantel of any sort.
How can I build a fireplace in an alcove that we can remove when we move out? I want it to look like its built in but the height of the alcove is 9 ft. We have consid... See more
Do we need to prime brick? We are using a cream color to match walls
I’m trying so hard to figure out what to do with this old worn down fireplace in my living room. We have totally renovated the whole house and now we are left with ... See more
Heavy texture has been done around the fire place. I could paint over it. Really would like to update the look. Any ideas?
Helping my friend redo her fireplace. She wants a whitewash look. I want shelves brightened to match.
When we moved into our present home there was a dual wood burning/natural gas fireplace. We had it converted to natural gas only. It has a large raised brick hearth ... See more
I don't know what to do with it. Idea's?
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 refaced my fireplace using porcelain tiles and thin set. Then I learned that I should have used mastic. Can I take them down and scrape off the thin set?
i want about an 8 picket fence to use in front of an unused fireplace. I want to put coat hooks in them to use for Christmas stockings? Where should I try to find the... See more
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 am looking at trying to redo my old woodburning fire place and the brick wall surrounding it. It is too dark and needs a really good makeover. Hoping it will be do... See more
This is the fireplace in our new home- we have yet to move in, but this will be one of the first projects we tackle. Would love some ideas to help this fireplace loo... 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 a 70+ lady in need of suggestions to help with fireplace. Please excuse the mess. I will be having some painting, flooring & general maintenance done. At a loss... See more
We had a gas fireplace installed and planked the wall. I saved the mantle for last to see what color looked best. I stained it with a combination of Minwax Special Wa... See more
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