Give Your Home Some
Pizazz With A New Fireplace Mantel
With the summertime finally drawing to a close, it is time
for people to stop packing their bags for the various vacation
destinations around the world and instead focus on sprucing up
their homes for the eventual visits by friends and family
members for the holidays.
As the fall and winter start to approach, we
forsake our patios for the warm, comfortable environment that
can only be provided by a cozy living room, or family room with
However, the fireplace is one part of the
home that is often overlooked when it comes to decorating and
renovation projects, leaving it to look as it did when your
home was built instead of being updated to a more practical,
contemporary or modern look.
While many people see this part of the home
as a waste of time, for some of us the fireplace and its
decorative fireplace mantel can be a place one of the most
beautiful and comforting places in the house. After all, what
better place in your home do you have to gather around on
Christmas morning to open presents, hang stockings and have a
nice warm cup of hot chocolate (or coffee).
Since the holidays are really the only time
that people will use their fireplace mantel, you may think that
fixing it up is not the best investment. However, changing the
overall appearance of your fireplace mantel can actually be one
of the least expensive renovations you do while you live in
Amazingly enough, all it usually takes to
make your fireplace mantel look fantastic is a fresh coat of
paint (please do not paint the brick) and perhaps a little bit
of decorative molding.
In a few short hours, you can be well on
your way from turning any old boring fireplace mantel into
something fresh and new without having to purchase completely
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