I want to give this fireplace a facelift without messing with the mantel. Any ideas? I thought about maybe painting the tiles around the fireplace the same color as t... See more
Hi i have a one bed bottom floor flat and i want an open fire place but im unsure if its safe. I have one person living above me and the flats are old, I can hear win... 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
I’d like to update my red brick fireplace. I like stone and also white and light colors.
Does anyone have any ideas about covering the hearth in front of a fireplace? I don't want to replace it or paint it.
I have this really ugly fireplace face that I am thinking about painting and adding a wood mantel to. What are your thoughts?
We have a fairly large fireplace mantle and surround. We also have a fireplace. House mid century modern ranch. Fireplace mantle late 1800s and larger than fireplace.... See more
Just had new floors put in and now hearth is lower so I have alittle room for tile, porcelain or maybe brick? Any suggestions? And when it’s in what goes between ti... See more
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
My son has run out of money to improve his house but would love ideas to improve this fireplace area. The gas fire has been removed so there is just an empty rectang... See more
5 x 5 pinkish tiles with dark grey grout.
My home is 100+ years old. The stone is old castle stone imported from. Scotland so who knows the age lol 😆 I NEED a mantel. I have a piece of reclaimed oak that ... See more
Fireplace and mantelgoacross the entire wall. Where the framed picture, lower left, is covering a wood storage area. Wood fireplace is functioning .
We are getting ready to list the house and currently it has a neutral colored marble as the background .
So this was inherited from my husbands grandmother. It's ugly-- has red velvet in the doors & has a terrible shellac look to it. I want to do something to it to try t... See more
How can I redo this fireplace? Thanks Hometalkers!
Ideas on painting fireplace brick as in white, or white with grey shades thru it. thanks
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
I've been thinking on this for ages and am frozen! I want something like wainscotting or board and batten above and will need ideas for mantle (diy please, as have ve... See more
I have a builder marble fire place and want to tile over the marble with a granite tile. The tile is not very thick, maybe 1/4" or so.
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?
My room is traditional and this area is used but outdated?
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.
We have a stone fireplace that feels outdated. Maybe just painting the mantle would help. We have also thought about covering the stone with sheet rock and adding a t... See more