How To Redo Fireplace Surround
A DIY fireplace façade worth cozying up to can cost as little as $150, but the payback can be so much more. Fireplaces are one of the home features people really covet, so much so that buyers will pay up to $1,400 more for one, according to the "2013 Home Features Survey" from the NATIONAL
You guys. It's 2016. If you still have this brass on the front of your fireplace, well our friendship is in serious trouble. It is a 15 minute project to paint the fireplace brass trim ….. depending on how many times you check your phone and take potty breaks.
How to Reface a Fireplace Surround and Hearth Pry off Mantel. Remove Old Hearth. Prepare Hearth Base. Spread Thinset for Hearth. Set the Hearth in Place. Set Surround Pieces. Fit Wood Mantel. Fasten Mantel to Wall.
Tiling a fireplace surround isn't a quickie makeover. But it's well worth the effort. 17 Fireplace Upgrades. IMAGE 17 OF 17. Read Full Caption Cover a Mantel Shelf with Pine Boards. A fireplace should steal the show in a living room, not drag it down. At Kevin and Layla Palmer's 1950s home
After: Roomy and Darling. With a fresh coat of white fireplace paint and colorful new tile, this hearth became bright and welcoming. The seafoam-green tile on the surround accents the room's color scheme. Using colored tile freshens up a fireplace and is a creative source of color for this cottage living room.
The cost to remodel a fireplace ranges from $390 to just over $2,000, if done by a professional. A small fireplace remodel might involve repairing or enhancing a fireplace façade, while a larger project would include installing a wood stove or replacing the chimney.