Built ins next to fireplace. Im excited to show you the built ins diy ed by todays guest blogger. All the examples i just showed you were white but our guest blogger let the gorgeous wood tones show through and i love the warmth it adds to her room. Extreme fireplace makeover find this pin and more on built in next to fireplace by marilyne t.
I added some mdf to extend the mantel surround and then layered a 12 and 22. Many fireplace built ins are stepped back by several inches to accommodate the depth of the fireplace while providing usable storage that isnt too unwieldy. Fireplace built ins the yellow cape cod.
I wanted something with a bit of texture but nothing too busy. Fireplace built ins design concept. I needed to add some depth to the fireplace before putting a finishing piece of crown molding.
Wrapping the built ins around a corner to cover two walls allows the tv and fireplace to share the focal point without having to be above and below each other. Other built ins are in the same plane as the fireplace. Beautiful built ins really do make my heart go pitter patter.
Tv over fireplace wall shelving units on each side. After about two years of considering our options hiring vs diy we went ahead with adding built ins around our fireplace on our own. After the fireplace details were in order the carpenter secured the two shelving units on both sides of the fireplace.
Tiling the surround was up next. The light wood of the cabinetry and shelves echos the color of the hardwood floors while the white molding complements the homes architecture. Tiling fireplace built ins.
Its mostly white with a mixture of greys and beiges. Storage was our main priority with the fireplace built ins but were also craving more space to display our seasonal items. This was actually a great perk because it allowed us to pull the cable and tv wires through the mantle and hide them in the cabinets of the built ins more on that in a second.