Wood mantel on brick fireplace. This diy mantel makeover took only about 2 hours to complete and boydid it transform the entire look of our living room or what. To attach to the wall we used masonry screws to secure 2x6s to the existing brick fireplace. And i just realized i have a whole red white and blue thing going on there.
The franklin natural wood mantel shelf is crafted from asian choi a hardwood used in furniture and construction. Easy wood mantel diy for brick fireplace. It didnt look great when it was natural wood and it looked even more nonexistent once i painted it white.
Install a fireplace mantel and add stone veneer facing use these instructions to easily give a fireplace a new mantel as well as a new stone veneer facing. Brick fireplace with wood mantle red brick fireplace with white mantle design ideas on wood fireplace mantels log mantel antique rustic find this pin and more on living spaces by kim wiederholt. This home depot guide helps you to choose from a wide range of wood concrete or mantels from other materials.
Then we used an air gun with nails to attach our legs and breastplate to the 2x6s. Learn how to cover an old fireplace surround with marble and create a new mantel using an old door frame and molding. Turn any fireplace into the focal point of a room.
This durable wood light yellow and fine grained absorbs stain easily and is similar to american white oak in that regard. Looking to add some warm rustic vibes to your brick fireplacea wood beam mantel is a great place to start. Choi is an asian fruiting tree called pandanus commonly known as screwpine because of its twisting corkscrew branches.
The brick base and floor area around the fireplace differentiates it from the basic wood floor and a light color grout also makes the brick stand out.