Faux Fireplace Cabinet with Hidden Storage
No fireplace? No problem! Build your own faux fireplace with our free plans. Includes hidden storage for tv controllers, board games, and more!
Favorite “PINS” Friday! - Beneath My Heart
Today I am celebrating 16 wonderful years with this man right here! We’ve come a LONG way, baby! Four boys later… We are still lovin’ and laughin’ and hangin’ in there! How could I ever ask for more? If you want to read our love story, click on the picture below. Now for my favorite pins from Pinterest this week! Enjoy! source
My first DIY project!
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DIY Faux Fireplace Entertainment Center: Part Two
Hi y’all! If you haven’t dropped in to the latest happenings lately, I shared Part One of building our faux fireplace earlier this week, and I’m SO excited about it! But what we did to it next was even better. *Update: Check out Part Three and the Final Reveal too! We added a plank wall! I ...
Dear Internet, HERE’S How to Build a Fireplace Mantel
Hers. It finally happened. The Internet let me down. I had to check outside to see if any swine had sprouted wings or if the American Girl store was suddenly frozen over (for those of you who hav…
A fireplace redo!
Hello my peeps!! I hope you had a LOVELY Thanksgiving week! I’m so glad to be back, but the little blogging break was nice. :) I can’t wait to tell you what we were up to last week – but for now, I am SO psyched about the project that’s been going on around here over the past couple of weeks! For as long as we’ve lived in this house, I’ve had a thorn in my side…that I may have mentioned one or 437 times. Our family room set up was part of the issue for a very long time – but I addressed that…
For a TV-friendly Fireplace, Go Electric - Stylish Fireplaces
Are you struggling to find balance in a room that has both a television and a fireplace? It’s a common dilemma in many households, and one that’s not easily solved. In most rooms, the fireplace is positioned to be the focal point, often in the centre of the longest wall. If there were no TV... Read More
Best Fireplace Before and Afters 2013
You showed dozens of your stately and inviting hearths and mantels. Now see which ones were finalists in our annual Reader Remodel Contest
A Hidden Compartment Behind the TV
Though we often showcase ways to hide TVs, the truth is that your average flat screen is pretty great-looking and doesn’t take up much real estate compared to all the equipment that goes along with it. We loved seeing architect Dan Herchenroether’s many innovative solutions for renovating his small cottage yesterday and here’s one more clever DIY — a compartment hidden in the fireplace to conceal his TV’s wires and accessories.
How To Build A Fireplace Mantel
The comprehensive guide on how to build a fireplace mantel from the DIY and home improvement experts at Extreme How To.