Fireplace with tile. Today im sharing how you can update and customize your fireplace by doing your own tile work. 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. Paul mn floor tile bathroom tile slate tile travertine tile wood looking tile ceramic tile and.
Tile natural stone tile of burnsville minneapolis st. This backsplash uses the peacocks of paradise tile mural custom fitted on 4 x 5 tiles and a strip of solid blue tiles on the bottomwith the surrounding border tiles the total dimensions are 36 x 33 inches. Prep your fireplaceremember my peach marble tile fireplace surround that i hated.
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. Hello pretty handy girl readers. How to tile a fireplace.
Matching field subway tile. Online catalog of designs ideas. Ceramic fireplace tiles ceramic fireplace tiles are a superb decorative and practical option for creating a distinctive surround to your fireplace weather you are creating a new fireplace or renovating a traditional victorian fireplace as part of an interior design project.
While the fireplace may not take up too much space it always attracts an enormous amount of attention. Decorative art tiles handcrafted for you. Sarah here from the created home.
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. By installing new fireplace tiles you can use this natural focal point to your advantage.