Perhaps your tile has been on the fireplace for several years and you need a solution for how to remove it and redo it in the best way. Some say you can lay tile over tile, but this is not ...
Are you needing to redo your fireplace? The reasons could be for many purposes. Perhaps your fireplace was damaged in a storm, or maybe it just needs a new look and an “update”.   If a fireplace has structural damage you ...
Giving an “Aged look” to your fireplace surround is done with a staining or antique glaze method. The fireplace surround is the whole area around your fireplace, including the mantle sitting on it if there is one. Carved wood surrounds ...
How do you create a fireplace mantel? There are many ways to do this. The Mantel can be built as part of the surround or attached to it, much like you would attach a shelf. If you are planning on ...
In today’s inflated and competitive heating market you might want to consider a gas fireplace as a heating choice. Even though the price of natural gas fluctuates, it is by far more economical and reliable than electric. Many workers are ...
Fireplace surround demands are very important because the surround is the face of your fireplace. If someone is describing what your fireplace looks like they are speaking of your surround. The demands of your fireplace surround are not only aesthetic ...
Is it time for remodeling your modern fireplace? Perhaps you want to convert it to a more classical style, or even just go in for a color change, or a whole different look. There is a lot you can do ...
It would be nigh impossible to present all of the wonderful features of fireplaces, surrounds, and types of fireplaces except in a set of several volumes. Fireplaces have been around a long time but perhaps they could be presented in ...
Fireplace surrounds come in an amazing array of styles and designs. The fireplace surround was originally what kept the rest of the room from catching on fire. It is the whole area around your fire box or fire pit. It ...
Once a year or so you might want to clean your brick fireplace. The inside of your firebox gets basically cleaned when you remove ash and cinder. It is good to let it go and not do a complete cleaning ...