I want to put a large flat screen above the FPS. Not sure if we should use tile or stone or a combo maybe with some wood? Then how to arrange furniture for optimal ... See more
Our family room has this terrible eye sore of a fireplace/TV built in. I need ideas on what to do to cost-effectively spruce the place up.
The one that is there is not removable without major construction. It is 48 x about 4-5" I would like one that will be deeper than that, can't fit much on there now. ... See more
We have a volcanic rock wall/fireplace, can it be painted? Has anyone tried it? Has anyone tried to plaster over and then paint it? Kinda like the plastering and p... See more
Hi, all I'm thinking of painting this brick fireplace, what do you think?
I am wondering if anyone has any ideas on how to update this fireplace? I know that the chrome fireplace and lighting needs replaced/updated. But should we paint or c... 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
The fireplace is a wood burning one and in good condition overall but I hate hate hate the mantel. I worry that if I pull it off there will be "nothing" behind it. ... See more
Looking for some way to make our fireplace look better on a budget. Preferably something we can do ourselves! I’ve read about faux brick panels but I’m not sure h... See more
This is about the ugliest fireplace ever. Any suggestions for replacement of it or improvements? This house is 106 years old. Do you think the stones or grout have a... See more
This hole is my fireplace..other than adding stick on tiles, my husband wants me to paint the inside and floor..put a rack, which I bought already, and place candles ... See more
5 x 5 pinkish tiles with dark grey grout.
Here's a sample of the stone on the fireplace I want paint a lighter color.The texture is ok, just trying to lighten up the room. Any suggestions?
What is the most cost effective and safe when renting out a home?
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 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
We just bought this house, and love everything about it but this fireplace. We took the TV out, and that leaves a second big opening, the third opening is the firepl... See more
Any ideas for a mantel over a gas fireplace? Nothing on the wall.