The fireplace on the main level of our house should be a beautiful focal point of the living area, but it was…. You can paint or stain a wood mantel to match the décor of your room. Carol Agee is the vice president of Agee Woodworks, which has been handcrafting wood fireplace mantels of impeccable style and quality for almost 10 years. We pulled out all the metal drywall corner joints and then removed the drywall which revealed the wood frame for the mantle.
The pieces are cut and fitted to the inside of the recess. Paintable mantels use finger-jointed moldings and less-decorative wood or MDF (i.e. Medium Density Fiberboard) because the wood won’t be visible. Brick paint or fireplace paint that’s specially-formulated to withstand the demands of a fireplace can wash over the drab, old brick – even if it’s been painted before – and completely revitalize your fireplace and your room.
Also, the designs of outdoor fireplaces have certain distinct characteristics, such as an open and outdoorsy feel. Carol Agee is the vice president of Agee Woodworks which has been handcrafting wood fireplace mantels of impeccable style and quality for almost 10 years.
It is the same mortar used for applying the stone to the wall, except that I colored it using Quikret Cement Color It is a little un-nerving to pour some neon orange colored water into your cement mix and expect it to come out brown… but it did. The window jamb pieces are cut to size.
Decorate them with wall hangings, paint them with warli design or use vinyl wall graphics. Wall fireplace is an economical option for you that you can purchase in different designs, styles and models. If your living room style is understated and elegant, polished brass pieces always look smart.