Contact ElkStone for a free, no-obligation estimate for your basement finishing project. The black of the fireplace door pops against the wood wall, while also working well with the color scheme of the black furniture in the room. Note that with a fireplace this fabulous, it’s best to keep the mantel simple and knick-knack free. To add some dimension, we placed the TV over the fireplace and hung a solid walnut mantel, which we purchased online.
The brightly colored ceramic tiles add Mexican flair to this outdoor fireplace by Astleford Interiors. For an even more decorative look, add ceramic tile directly onto flat areas of the concrete to tie in the fireplace with other colors in the room. This fireplace didn’t quite fit in with the rest of the living room The many colors and designs of brick made the facade look busy and behind the times.
A few tweaks were all the fireplace needed to become a beautiful element in the room. Mary’s fireplace was quite dated as you can see from this before picture and didn’t tie in well with the beautiful wainscotting and furnishings in the room. I often use a similar or same type of stone on the fireplace that I do in a kitchen that is open to the main family room where the fireplace exists.
San Marcos homeowners have found that they can add some dimension to their living room if they pop out” the fireplace. The heavy pilasters provide some nice weight to the fireplace and the tile ties in beautifully with the paint. Although the sides and mantle of the concrete are usually individual pieces, once placed together, the concrete gives the appearance of one solid unit surrounding the fireplace.
After cleaning up and renovating the entire room, the fireplace was restored to a stunning feature in this space. Count on our fireplace & stove professionals and the specialty subcontractors we partner with to deliver the fireplace upgrade of your dreams without the stress or headache of a DIY job.