Fireplace tile and mantel. I first painted it with annie sloan chalk paint that i got from shaunna who writes perfectly imperfect and sells as paint but before i did that i wiped it down with a damp cloth to remove and dirt dust and soot. Prep your fireplaceremember my peach marble tile fireplace surround that i hated. With its slate tile and steel mantel this handcrafted endless summer lp fire pit by blue rhino features the classic elements of high end furniture with the durability of weather resistant steel.
A flawless fireplace surround starts with a well thought out design and ends with an eye for even spacing. A fireplace is a structure made of brick stone or metal designed to contain a fire. Measuring instructions for wood fireplace mantels.
4 bolts to put the mantel together and then simply attach a cleat included to the wall and youre done. It arrived in beautiful condition and was assembled in minutes. Fireplace and chimney construction and repair in san diego.
Just purchased this mantel for my new gas fireplace. Depending on the tile you use the design may be as simple as centering the starting position as with subway tile or as complicated as spacing decorative tile in the middle of a field as with accent art tile. The fireplace mantel or mantelpiece also known as a chimneypiece originated in medieval times as a hood that projected over a fire grate to catch the smokethe term has evolved to include the decorative framework around the fireplace and can include elaborate designs extending to the ceiling.
Because of this you want the fireplace to have an attractive appearance as well as fit into the rooms overall. A fireplace is a major feature in a room and in some cases it is the focal point. When building a fireplace mantel you need to ensure the proper fit for your mantel surround and your fireplace mantel shelf.