Fireplaces may very well be one of the crucial uncared for fixtures in a home. If your fireplace encompass is the ground-to-ceiling kind, now could also be a superb time to switch the underside half of the fireplace surround with new materials, and drywall and paint the remainder of the wall. Do away with your inconvenient electric or wood-burning fire and allow us to install a convenient, vitality-efficient, and clear supply of warmth!
I had never designed and created a fireplace surround earlier than, so I enjoyed the problem and am very, very happy with the outcome. The fireplace, completely proportioned crown moldings, white oak flooring, and a recent, calming color palette fill the lounge with charming, Cape Cod style.
The work involved gluing the mantel to the wall and having the contractor construct the crown molding around it to make it look as if it have been seamless and all part of the original design. The best approach to remodel your old fire is to paint it. Most elderly fireplaces are constructed with brick around them and a coat of white paint will be a cheap option to make it look elegant.
I came very close to have your entire brick wall drywalled in, protecting simply the fireside opening but once the mantle went up I decided that may be done later if I wish to. And now i really like the brick. Paneled partitions and a marble fireplace encompass set a classic tone in the lounge , however graphic fabrics—together with zebra-print bolsters on the slipper chairs—keep the look fresh.
The colourful tile on the fireplace encompass gives the primary source of colour in the room. From traditional wood mantel cabinets to stained or painted mantel surrounds that embrace pilasters, facings, and a frieze, we can help create the perfect custom mantel installation that will properly body your wood or gas fire.