I have a full brick fireplace and want to shiplap over the top half as it has a cut out. We are going to whitewash tomorrow and add a mantel. Is that possible? Any ad... See more
Plain wall needs a chimney to warm my home
i want to update my ‘70’s style stone fireplace. I’m considering whitewashing it but don’t know where to start. Any suggestions?
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
We have a natural brick fireplace which has been painted totally to modern colors but we need a change.It is centered to livingroom wall but not new style. Stone man... 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.
Economical to run, will heat a 500 sq ft room, good warranty and will hold up.
I have a horribly ugly flat white fireplace that even the "mantle" (cement) is white I live in a small condo and it should be the focal point but it's just boring. I... 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
any advice on trimming the front of a tile fireplace hearth as well as filling the gap between the hearth and built in cabinet
Can anyone offer some ideas on how to make this fireplace look better? I added the fabric at the bottom to try and help. There’s normally a gas heater that sits rig... See more
It is currently painted with a blue latex paint. It is thick concrete underneath.
This was built in the 70's. The walls are light and the carpet is in light neutral colors.
What can I do to this very ugly, painted fireplace? It is so dated. I bet there are at least 5 coats of paint on this thing! I don't really have a lot to spend on thi... See more
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
I have a brick fireplace, and have seen on tv different ways to paint and refinish them but not sure what else I can do to update and make it more inviting it seems d... See more
Currently renovating a 1930 bungalow that was previously abandoned for 20 years and need ideas on what to do with the fireplace. It's currently not up to code and wil... See more
I want to paint my outdated red brick fireplace, but don't wanted to look just like solid paint. Does anyone have experience in using chalk paint on the brick, or do... See more
I have an old non working fireplace/stove in the kitchen that I haven't a clue what to do with it. In one of the images it shows a piece of art on an easel inside it... See more
We live in a 30 year old Lindel cedar home in Hawai'i. Cedar is wonderful to combat the moisture/humidity here in the mountains. When we purchased the house 15 year... See more
This is my fireplace in end of our living room. Our walls are a very light sky blue we just did. Help!
I am at a loss as to how to decorate this mantel. The wall is solid river rock. With the TV mounted above, I cannot figure out how to make this look attractive. This ... See more
I have a typical red brick fireplace and would like to do something different . Am a little scared of painting! Any good ideas out there?