DIY Hearth Rework Timelapse (Day 1 Of 6)

One of the crucial widespread components for transforming I’ve found is a fireplace mantel and surround. So, we ultimately decided to switch to incorporating a double-sided fuel hearth. Nestled between giant, long home windows and missing a mantel, this brick hearth struggled to face out. The previous wooden-burning fireplace was replaced with a handy, energy-saving gasoline unit.

We additionally anchored that mantel which really helped ground it, by framing the hearth. Some examples are brick, faux stone, tile, stucco, paint, flagstone, and many others… More issues shall be whether or not you need lighting in your fire and whether you’ll burn wood or pure gas.

I simply love the tile that she selected for this fireplace and how it plays so nicely with the oak mantel. Much more peripheral fire surrounds is usually a nice source of hearth remodeling ideas. Ron had a reasonably stark fire that clearly dominated the …

DIY Fire Remodel Timelapse (Day 1 Of 6)

If your fire is in need of a facelift, find inspiration to get began from these exceptional makeovers, full with new mantels, fabulous surrounds, and comfortable hearths. You may change the form or the size of the mantel to offer completely different proportions to your fire. Tapping into your huge artistic reserves you’re going to remodel the look of your fireplace on shoestring finances. Something so simple as a fire mantel can even immediately change the style & appearance of your hearth with out breaking your price range.

With the firebox cleaned, the brick lightened up properly, and we will see the depth of the fireplace more easily. This undertaking consisted of conceptualizing and building a customized TV nook with a fireplace. I’ve remodeled (painted or refaced) a few fireplaces in my time and I love the fast, positive impression a transformed hearth can have on a room!

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