Warming Antiquity – Beautiful tile floor and old barn wood make this the coziest place in the house. Gas or Electric Fireplaces typically require less Facing than wood fireplaces and the fireplace owner’s manual or its manufacturer can provide minimum clearance information. She had remodeled the entire house, but the fireplace was still in its original brick form.
Custom surrounds, mantels & wall treatments will add a breathtaking element to your fireplace and can instantly improve the look and feel of your hearth area. Adding gas logs will increase the ease of use and convenience of a wood burning fireplace and adding a gas burner with decorative glass can modernize an outdated unit quickly & affordably.
If you want a wood burning fireplace then brick may very well be your best design option. We are always a phone call away to attend any questions you might have regarding your fireplace makeover. The fireplace needed some updating and the owner desired it to match the millworks and cabinetry in the kitchen so we modified the existing mantle, added some columns, lighting, trim, stone, and raised a hearth.
We specialize in fireplace repairs and can take care of everything – from necessary repairs to a stylish remodel. When I got about half way up the sides of the fireplace I realized that I needed the top of the stones needed to be even with the top of the fireplace.
A mantel that is too big or too small can have a big impact on the overall look of your fireplace. Ornately carved wood makes this Mexican mantelpiece (found at a salvage store in Dallas) the focal point of a colorful room. Refacing the fireplace – If you want to take the project to a whole new level, you can drastically change the look of a fireplace by using different materials on the exterior face of the fireplace.