Build a Mantel Out of an Old Barn Beam

Build a Mantel Out of an Old Barn Beam

If you like rustic decor the way that I like rustic decor, you are going to love this! When I saw...

Faux Log Fireplace Insert

Faux Log Fireplace Insert

I always loved the idea of sitting by a fire on a cold winter day, however that's not going to...

Faux Concrete Tabletop Fireplace

Faux Concrete Tabletop Fireplace

The humble supplies below came together into one of our favorite projects ever! When we spotted...

A Dreamy Fireplace....

A Dreamy Fireplace....

This is what happened when an interior designer (ME) gets the challenge of selling her own house.....

Fake It Til You Make It--A Faux Fireplace

Fake It Til You Make It--A Faux Fireplace

My sister had asked me to build her a “faux” fireplace to set her TV (massive TV I might add) on to...

A Mantel Gets Springed up With One Wood Scrap Happy Window Box

A Mantel Gets Springed up With One Wood Scrap Happy Window Box

Those that know me, know I live, eat and breathe reclaimed wood. So when the opportunity came to...

I Can't Play the Organ but I Can Turn an Old Organ Into a Mantel.

I Can't Play the Organ but I Can Turn an Old Organ Into a Mantel.

When shopping for something to add details to a garden bench I found on old pump organ. Actually I...

DIY a High-end Look With an Inexpensive Fireplace

DIY a High-end Look With an Inexpensive Fireplace

Hi Liz here from SimpleDecoratingTips.com. With the wonderful choices in electric fireplaces out on...

Birch Log Fireplace Screen

Birch Log Fireplace Screen

Our fireplace gives off huge drafts of cold air in the winter. In order to help make our home a...

DIY Mantle/Floating Shelf

DIY Mantle/Floating Shelf

A friend asked me if I could build a mantle for her to hang in her living room. I had never built...

How to Build a Portable Free Standing Decorative Faux Fireplace

How to Build a Portable Free Standing Decorative Faux Fireplace

So excited to share my favorite project of all time: a DIY faux fireplace! I've always dreamed of...

DIY Mantel Shelf

DIY Mantel Shelf

Another item checked off our dining room to-do list!! We had a big, barren wall in our dining room...

DIY Fireplace Mantel: Creating Usable Corner Space

DIY Fireplace Mantel: Creating Usable Corner Space

Our master bedroom has always been a bit of a challenge to decorate. It’s a 20′ x 20′ square space...

DIY Wood Mantel

DIY Wood Mantel

I've shared our fireplace makeover recently, but I realized that I haven't shared how we finished it...

DIY Faux Fireplace With Faux Brick Chimney

DIY Faux Fireplace With Faux Brick Chimney

I've been so inspired by all the faux fireplaces I've been seeing around and the creative ways...

How To Build A Corner Fireplace Surround & Mantel With Airstone & Oak

How To Build A Corner Fireplace Surround & Mantel With Airstone & Oak

When we bought our home, the existing gas fireplace was sitting on a tile insert in the corner of...

New Look for an Old Fireplace for less than $150

New Look for an Old Fireplace for less than $150

After living in the same home for 30+ years, I felt it was time to give this old fireplace a new...

The Living Room: A Fireplace Built-In

The Living Room: A Fireplace Built-In

Now that you have seen how we re-worked the space in our new open concept main floor, let's get to...

Cozy Up Your Living Space With A Beautiful Fireplace Remodel

Cozy Up Your Living Space With A Beautiful Fireplace Remodel

A beautiful fireplace is one of the most desirable amenities of a home: There is nothing more...

DIY Fireplace Makeovers Guaranteed To Impress

DIY Fireplace Makeovers Guaranteed To Impress

A fireplace makeover may be the perfect project to tackle for your next DIY, especially if your...

Fireplace Transformation

Fireplace Transformation

After foot surgery 2 years ago, and staring at the face of my fireplace for 10 weeks, I knew I had...

How I Made a Beautiful Mantel Using an Antique Wood Remnant

How I Made a Beautiful Mantel Using an Antique Wood Remnant

Hello friends. Today I want to share an update on one of my biggest DIY projects yet--Big for me...

HOW TO BUILD A CUSTOM FIREPLACE MANTEL

HOW TO BUILD A CUSTOM FIREPLACE MANTEL

Here I have made a custom DIY fireplace. It is an interesting and fun project to create, and it is a...

How To Build a Kitchen Fireplace

How To Build a Kitchen Fireplace

This is how I built a fireplace in the 125-year old farm house we are remodeling. In the video, I...

Make A Beautiful Mantel From A Piece Of A Dresser

Make A Beautiful Mantel From A Piece Of A Dresser

A couple of months ago, I found a mantel at a thrift store and put it in our living room after I...