Our wood burning fireplace desperately needs an update as its size and color overwhelms our living room in our small house (1040 sq ft). We received an estimate for ... See more
Hello! We are redoing our home. We just painted the walls navy (as seen in picture), but now I need to figure out what to do with the fireplace. It was inherited with... See more
I have this really ugly fireplace face that I am thinking about painting and adding a wood mantel to. What are your thoughts?
I’d like them sorta shiny But I don’t want to use shellac paint or put any kind of oil on them and I don’t know what else to do if someone could tell me please
After removing carpet and putting in hard wood, we discovered that there is an 8” concrete flooring on each side of the fireplace, that hardwood can not be applied ... See more
I have a fireplace with a open arch on top of the mantel. I just did a kitchen remodel and need some advice on how to meld the 2. They are both in the same room.
Just bought a 1930s home. Brick fireplace in basement is missing a mantle. What’s better, a stone or wood mantle? Which would cost more?
Fireplace is painted black. I want to whitewash it but not up for sandblasting or stripping the paint off these bricks...can this be done? If so...how? Once this is d... 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
This is a picture of our fireplace. We are remodeling our home and want something new for the look of the fireplace.
There was previously water damage from leaking chimney. Problem is fixed, and looking for suggestions on ways to remodel the slate area in front of the fireplace.
I'm in the Toronto area. We are thinking of doing one of these 2 looks with our fireplace. The full wall would be easier. FYI we don't have the wall of windows in the... See more
We are purchasing a home with a long narrow formal living room that has no character or focal point on either wall. We would like to create a focal point for our TV ... 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
I want to mount my 55" flat screen from the ceiling, but give the illusion that it is mounted on the brick. I plan to run the electric/cables from the attic above. ... See more
I have an old fireplace that is made of large stones. They are so old that they are dull and grimey. Any suggestions on how or what to do with it?
Ideas on painting fireplace brick as in white, or white with grey shades thru it. thanks
We have a HUGE cutout above and next to the fireplace in our livingroom. When we moved in there was no outlet up top and I believe the previous owners had the televis... See more
This room is the room in my house where everyone comes. Its cozy, but needs some spicing up. My husband and other family members do not want the paneling painted! ... See more
We have a unique 5' wide and 10'+ high brick fireplace in our living room and cannot decide what to do about it. It is too dark and the brick goes all the way up to ... See more
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.