Contact ElkStone for a free, no-obligation estimate for your basement finishing project. The owner opted not to redesign the woodwork and not to use the fireplace due to the expense to remove and re-design the carpentry work. Homeowners felt this fireplace was drab and dated and since it was centered in the living room, it could not be disguised in anyway.
We are always a phone call away to attend any questions you might have regarding your fireplace makeover. If your fireplace is in good condition and you’re happy with the type of fireplace it is, maybe it just needs a new look. A custom mantle allows you to tie the remodeled fireplace in with the room’s design.
After painting over their brick for decades, homeowners have now made fireplace facelifts a popular remodeling trend. They can range from simple Brick Fireplace to beautiful Stone Masonry Fireplaces. These smaller changes are less serious and therefore cost less, but they still require a specialist.
I often use a similar or same type of stone on the fireplace that I do in a kitchen that is open to the main family room where the fireplace exists. We have a great selection of stone, including cultured stone to choose from so you will have many choices to get the exact look you desire.
We’re rebuilding the hearth in the original footprint using new mutual used solid brick flush with the floor, build a new fireplace veneer, and build out a brick mantle in a corbel tapered design. Leigh transformed her dated yellow tile fireplace surround by cutting marble-look adhesive paper into squares and covering the existing tile.