As you can see we need to add some lighting to this area. I want to update this fireplace to give a better look. I know I want to paint the brick so I can add some co... See more
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 want this room to have a rustic contemporary feel so I need to renovate the mantel, surround and mirror bookshelves. We will be hanging a 65 inch TV above the mant... See more
Hi, all I'm thinking of painting this brick fireplace, what do you think?
I need ideas for new mantle and want to get rid of floor box but can’t match bricks (too old- don’t want to replace I love them!)-sorry for the stuff on the mantl... See more
We have a brick woodburning fireplace that we would like to convert to gas logs. We're in our 60's and chopping wood or and/or hauling wood may not be in our future. ... 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
Hello, fellow Hometalkers! We have started remodeling in many parts of our home that we purchased 4 years ago. My biggest dilemma right now is the fireplace. With 24... See more
Do I have to remove ugly what I think is tile?
I refaced my fireplace using porcelain tiles and thin set. Then I learned that I should have used mastic. Can I take them down and scrape off the thin set?
I have just purchase a house that was all decorated in a Tuscon style which was not to our liking. We were able to update things by lightening wall colors, removing ... See more
My fireplace is covered in grayish bricks and I don't want to paint them. Don't know what would give it an updated look and of course, don't know how to start. Would ... 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
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
Our living room has wainscoting all around the bottom half. We are going to paint but does anyone have ideas for a fireplace that is all paneling. I don't believe... See more
I have a builder marble fire place and want to tile over the marble with a granite tile. The tile is not very thick, maybe 1/4" or so.
It is about 7 feet wide by 6 feet tall with a suspended black tile hearth, which is a danger to children falling. The Rock is basically flat, varying from 2" pieces t... 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
I have an old red brick fireplace and I would like to change the brick to look like it's the used brick with patches of white and black on it. Not sure whether chalk ... See more