This is a link to a Google 3D SketchUp drawing for a fluted fireplace mantel. You will need the SketchUp software to download this drawing and its freely available online.
This is a link to a Google 3D SketchUp drawing for a fireplace mantel. You will need the SketchUp software to download this drawing and its freely available online.
It is a home run as a rustic yet refined mantel surrounding the hearth. Or, you can use it as a decorative shelf bringing mass and detail to a blank wall, indoors or out.
The mantel design for this particular project is built around a zero-clearance firebox with a stone surround, but it will work as well with any number of surround treatments like brick or tile.
A full fireplace mantel surround is a great way to adorn your fireplace. Not only does it provide a focal point of beauty in your home, but it also provides an area to display family portraits, plants, Christmas stockings, and other decorations.
Learn how to build a fireplace mantel shelf for your home. A custom made shelf mantle will adorn your fireplace and help achieve that special focal point of interest in your home. They are relatively easy to construct and mount.
These step-by-step instructions demonstrate how to build a fireplace mantel with decorative accents.
Plans for a fireplace mantle project that shows elegant proportion, restraint, and balance…and it can be built in a weekend. PDF file.
Enhance your existing fireplace surround, removing flat trim and adding a three-dimensional wooden mantel and pilasters/columns to make it the centerpiece.