Brick Fireplace w/ mantle & built-ins and I love the floral arrangements on the mantle! by lenora
Heavy square wooden beam on metal brackets.Mantle Brackets, detail, by Maynard Studios. www.maynardstudios.com
this seems like an easy enough fireplace diy. i like the possibility of take the surround to the ceiling since so that it stands out.
Stovax Stockton 5 Multi-Fuel Stove More
Grey Living Room with Alcove Shelving
Stacked stone ~ http://electricfireplaceheater.org/
Kristi Patterson, from Grace Hill Design. Gordon James Construction.
I want units like these in my chimney breast alcoves
This is basically what I'm thinking... An antique fireplace mantle with either tile or brick in a herringbone pattern like this, but all elevated. It will be FAB
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