My fireplace seems to blend in. I want it to stand out! It's been like this since 2009. It looks nice at Christmas, but the rest of the year, pretty plain. As you... 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
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?
Hello! We have just recently painted the paneling in our family room. And we also painted the trim white. I love how it’s turned out! But then there’s the dreaded... See more
We've recently torn out the paneling in this family room, replaced it with drywall and a new fireplace insert. Now what do I do? Any ideas how to update it? The ma... See more
Work in progress I bought gray tile put felt on bottom so not scratch wood floors, next wood box will be painted white than subway peel and stick tle to top . The lit... 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
As you can see, the fireplace is of stone. What's the easiest way to cover it? I want to hang a large clock there.
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
I want to change the look of my fireplace. I'm sick of the gold frame! I need some ideas that are easy to do. Any suggestions?
I have never liked this dark, bulky stone fireplace, but I love having a fireplace with a raised hearth convenient for sitting on chilly nights. How can I update this... 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
It is currently painted with a blue latex paint. It is thick concrete underneath.
Fireplace is brick and painted in white. It has an angle that I want to square off also. Do I need to use fireboard, backboard, combo or? Thank you.
going for beachy lookfloor will be light wood look laminategray paintwas thinking medium gray stacked stoneany ideas on hearth materials?should I try to add something... 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
We have a wood burning fireplace that is just roughed in. We have no idea what or how to put anything around it. What is good to use? We have a mantle and that is... See more
Here is a fireplace that is in a 1965 brick rancher we are purchasing. Really don't like the color of the brick (it matches the exterior brick façade) but feel this ... 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 would like to update our living room fireplace. We have a small brick rancher and this It is the focal point of the room when you enter. Not sure what to do - sugg... See more