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 a very large brick fireplace wall. Does anyone have suggestions for updating it. I have heard white wash and stone veneer. I'm leaning more to... See more
My fireplace is old. Don't want to color bricks. Want to make them shine or look newer again? Thanks, Lynda
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
Im planning on painting the brick and the fireplace surround. However, the mantle is concrete and I'm not sure how to upgrade this myself. Suggestions on painting, co... 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.
i just had a huge wall mirror removed andI will be painting the wall a beige color. I have some pecan wood furniture pieces with mottled wrought iron tables.
How would you add a fireplace to your home. What would be the first thing to do and all the things to consider?
I’d like to install an insert in my 2-way burning fireplace for it to burn more efficiently.
White rock and an old screen. Help is appreciated.
Mid-century modern ranch style house. I’m keeping the 1 in. thick redwood paneling. Trying to decide whether to just clean the brick, whitewash, or paint a solid wh... See more
I love the feeling of space and light from the i teraction if mirror and skylight, but would like to update the look. Cathedral ceiling makes this so very difficult ... See more
I don't know what to do with it. Idea's?
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
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
The builder used one row of 12x12 tile as the fireplace surround to match the floor. The fireplace now has a gas log so heat is not a problem. Any ideas on how to cov... 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
Didn't capture the entire area above fireplace. The ceiling above that is vaulted so needs ideas, please. the sides around the FP are uneven. Thought of putting stone... See more
I want to take these off and make them much smaller. This looks like real rocks and lots of concrete. The house was built in the 70's. If I can't take it off maybe p... 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.
When painting furniture or architectural details (like this mantel), try to look for the "details within the details". Adding more than just one color or one techni... See more