Brick tile fireplace. Sure you could but its a lot easier to trowel thinset over the brick and then tile right over that. Shop our selection of fireplace tile in the flooring department at the home depot. Tiling over an existing brick fireplace can create a dramatic new look or restore some natural beauty if the brick has been painted over.
A marble fireplace will require sealing to help prevent scratches and repairs are pricey. A flawless fireplace surround starts with a well thought out design and ends with an eye for even spacing. I explored the options of stone slab fireplace surrounds in my last ideabook so here are some fireplace design ideas using brick and tile.
Choose from ceramic tile or natural stone tile like marble granite or slate. Installing a striking tile design around your fireplace is a great way to establish it as a focal point in your living room. A fireplace is a major feature in a room and in some cases it is the focal point.
In this picture slide show video we are refacing an older fireplace from brick into tile. Cover the hearth with a drop cloth and remove the mantel and anything else thats attached to the brick. Because of this you want the fireplace to have an attractive appearance as well as fit into the rooms overall.
Like any of the finishes brick stone stucco tile marble gets attached to the body of the masonry fireplace. Available in stone marble glass slate ceramic and more our tile materials offer a durable heat resistant surface that also adds style to your fireplace surrounds mantels back panels and hearths.