I'm refacing an old 70's brick fireplace; covering the brick with backerboard and tile. ( I can't afford slabs of granite). I am building a painted white mantle with... See more
This is what my fireplace currently looks like. I need some fresh ideas on how to fix this mess! :)
I want to update my fireplace by gluing wood Over the tile but hubby is concerned about the heat. Please help solve this issue. Thank you
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
Have a gas fireplace across the entire end in our living room. I would like part of the stones removed on each side of the fireplace and replaced with cabinetry and s... See more
This is the original fireplace in my tudor house built in 1929. What options do I have for a new look?
dimensions are 6 feet wide, raised hearth, 3 foot by 2.5 foot cutout from ceiling to mantel.
House is 100 years old and I want to honor it but the brick is so ugly. Same brick as exterior. The brick is not smooth but very textured. Paint is out of the questio... See more
Helping my friend redo her fireplace. She wants a whitewash look. I want shelves brightened to match.
Lake cabin, grey Berber carpet, blue-grey walls, white trim. This is a very narrow angled wall as you walk between living and dining room. Will not be a focal point... See more
Attempting to hang a solid wood beam as my new fireplace mantle. Any ideas on how we do this? Hubby found an idea where we have to drill in to the fireplace down to t... See more
Just bought this house. It's got great bones but needs updates everywhere. That means the budget is tight. I need ideas to update this fireplace. It is boring and... See more
Crown molding and trim in room is white. Also thinking of applying tile over brick to update.
the bricks are built jutting out!
I would like to add shiplap and make the above fireplace area stand out. I will still have the tv above it.
I plan to have the screen painted all black. Would this type of stone look goodwhitewashed?
Our fireplace is no longer used. The interior fireplace walls are currently painted burgundy. The firewood is lighted by a small light. We are wondering if the int... See more
I am a 70+ lady in need of suggestions to help with fireplace. Please excuse the mess. I will be having some painting, flooring & general maintenance done. At a loss... See more
What can I do with this chimney right in my living room that we can't even use? Should I expose the brick? Any decor suggestions? It's just so blah and awkward. There... See more
It is about 4ft tall by 45 in wide. I'd like to use a 2x4 built box. I need ideas for ways to cover using tile or faux stone (not too heavy).
I love my old house but this fireplace is a nightmare. Its even bigger in person and dominates the room. Its an eyesore but its so big I don't know what (if anything)... See more
We're just completing this project and can't decide whether to paint the whole new addition a shade of white (which one if you think white's a good idea) or paint it ... See more