Jan 16, 2018 - Explore Meg Schelble's board "Shiplap fireplaces", followed by 105 people on Pinterest. Outside, the bench seats offer more seating & a cozy reading nook. That’s the fun of home renovations! Click here to review my privacy policy. Before. This is where a sturdy set of floating shelf brackets come in. The system uses horizontal steel rods mounted to a frame or wall that a mantel or shelf can slide onto. See more ideas about fireplace, fireplace design, fireplace update. I love two sofas fac, My new cross-body Origami Bag. There is something about shiplap fireplaces that call out to me! Standard layout, floating or corner fireplace ideas. Inspiration to get the tv above the fireplace - wood, gas and propane. In case you missed my Inspiration for my Modern Rustic Fireplace Makeover, you can check it out here. Plan to encase the fireplace in a non-combustible material first. Is your home ever complete though? Some people paint before putting the wood on the walls because it’s hard to get in the cracks. Inside the multifunctional benches is added storage. (As an aside, this shiplap wall took that dinky looking fireplace insert and made it look so much better! yours looks beautiful! As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. (On a side note, that fan had to come down). Keep in mind that I link these companies and their products because of their quality and not because of the commission I receive from your purchases. I was able to sand and repair it, then paint it black again. The client chose to have a floating mantel above his shiplap fireplace. Before. Stone or brick are great choices. So add in about another 3 hours (and less in your case, since we did a lot of that for you! Well, we've been slowly working on this living room project and have finally reached a point where that day has arrived. I used dimes as spacers. Even that one above the fireplace insert that I meticulously sanded to be straight. Reply. For an enclosed gas fireplace, check with your installation pro. The photo above is actually behind the TV now (the TV is on a sliding mount) and is … That’s because we did cause damage when we took the original mantel off. Finally, I wanted to replace the mantel with a reclaimed piece of wood. The decision is yours, and whether or not you decide to buy something is completely up to you. Hi everyone, I'm Amy and welcome to my blog, where I share all of my favorite home decor and designs, DIY, and Low Country lifestyle. We are still tossing around the idea of tile or brick, but for now, I like the black. Installation of shiplap for decorative fireplace. In this post I am going to cover: I was hestitant on having the TV above the mantel but it was the only place we could put it. I … Shiplap can stand up to most anything, and now it can be found everywhere. We didn’t want to worry about the rules for gas inserts or anything. October 21, 2016 at 2:58 pm. Not included was all the time they spent measuring, shopping for supplies and us hashing out what we were going to do. I’ll take credit for being the brains, I come up with what I want to happen and discuss the image with kindergarten style drawings and Scott puts it on paper with numbers (engineering brain), then we call in reinforcements. I knew I wanted to add shiplap to our fireplace whenever we were building our house. “It’s easy,” I said, “we just get the wood and nail it to the walls.”  Right. This fireplace reface started more than ten years ago, shortly after we bought our house. Mar 7, 2019 - Explore Susan Van Stiphout's board "Shiplap Fireplace" on Pinterest. The shiplap fireplace feature completely transforms the space and I absolutely love the charm, character and dimension it adds to the room. Thank you for supporting my blog! Installation of shiplap for decorative fireplace. The shiplap was from Lowe’s and the wood mantel was from amazon. I mentioned above that we took advantage of the demo-ed fireplace and wall to drill through some studs- at that time we ran a simple string through and pulled it out of a hole in the bottom of the wall. I recently did a project very similar using the same wood material and I Loved the wood paneling as shiplap it worked perfect! It completely adds to our Modern Farmhouse vibe that the rest of our home has too! I made it with left. This was the look we lived with for 10 years. Love your fireplace. (On a side note, that fan had to come down). Brick Fireplace Makeover Reveal. It was often used on the exteriors of homes in forest or coastal settings characterized by challenging weather. Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email. Here is our before. We don’t plan on putting a TV in the bedroom, but just in case we sell the house, the next person has a place to plug in their television and cable box. I love the clean, crisp look that shiplap adds to a neutral wall. My master plan was to change the look of the fireplace and make it a focal point of the home. If you follow me over on Facebook or Instagram, you have already seen that our fireplace got a big makeover after the holidays. Week 7 – One Room Challenge -seven weeks come and gone, reveal time. A while ago, he created shiplap valances in our living and dining rooms. Here is the before/ after of the fireplace: I love it & it’s trendy too! #fireplace #fireplaceupdate. This is the 2009 version… at the beginning of the shiplap trend. and the fireplace makeover is absolutely incredible. Cut the boards the length necessary. I just love how our DIY Shiplap Fireplace turned out! It just draws your eyes up and makes the room feel grand. DIY Shiplap Tutorial. Measure the space between the fireplace mantle and ceiling or bottom of crown molding, if applicable. Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window), Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window), Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window), Our Stay at Chetola Resort in Blowing Rock, Replacing Our Single Front Door with Double Front Doors. The ceiling is at an angle which created a problem when cutting the shiplap. Next, I had 1/4" plywood strips cut to the exact dimensions of the opening above the fireplace. shiplap & white wall color: SW Alabaster. Shiplap Fireplace Makeover Time Spent- Actual time working on the fireplace was probably around 10 hours if you include painting. And this time I think I’ll be much happier with it. So this tutorial on how to reface a fireplace will be my second attempt at it. By the time I finish these projects, I’ll probably find something else to change. You can also glue the shiplap with liquid nails or Locktite Power Grab. If you have a brick or stone fireplace, consider paneling your interior chimney with … This room finally has the impact I knew it could. Living room with shiplap fireplace and reclaimed hand hewn beam mantle. Shiplap is a feature that comes to us from the design traditions of homes in harsh climates. The antique heart pine is originally from American Tobacco Co in Durham, North Carolina. I started researching the cost of this project and found faux shiplap to be the way to go, since we are trying to cut cost as much as possible. The final step was to caulk around the edges where the brick met the shiplap wall and drywall. But once my mantle was installed I started my shiplap wall by framing the side’s in with 1″x 4″. So, to clarify for anyone wanting to do their own fireplace makeover, we did not modify the actual fireplace surround in any way (except for cutting off the mantel top crown molding). Here is our before. So, we decided to shiplap the fireplace and add a wood mantel. Chimney Shiplap. This living room is still a work in progress and I can’t wait for it to be complete. Nov 16, 2020 - Ideas to update the fireplace. Also, shiplap a small wall that was just blah, to offset the fireplace. The room needed better lighting, so we also added a couple recessed lights on a dimmer above the fireplace. Blue painters tape to hold it in place until the glue dries. Then, measure the length of the fireplace to determine how many boards you will need. Site design by Your Marketing BFF. I was pretty blown away at how simple it was to install (I’d consider myself a beginner when it comes to power tools, but I did the entire makeover by myself!) *happy dancing all over the living room* Getting the mantel up was another task. How to install picture frame moulding(faux panel moulding)to add architectural detail to your walls. And here’s the finished brick fireplace makeover: I am seriously IN LOVE with this pebble tile! See more ideas about shiplap fireplace, fireplace, fireplace built ins. Thank you to Team Collier (Craig Collier) for helping us to get the job done. I love the way it turned out and it’s totally something an amateur can do. Also, shiplap a small wall that was just blah, to offset the fireplace. A Fireplace Makeover Using Shiplap. I prefer the shiplap wall to align with the columns of the fireplace mantle, so take the trim into consideration. To mount, we had the option of buying a “floating mantel kit” from online for $100 or figuring it out on our own. Stone, shiplap, tile. Maybe I can talk Scott into building one of those fancy boxes to cover it… stay tuned! Charlene Asay says. That piece of wood is super heavy, like takes two people to lift kind of heavy. I am so glad we did it. I’ll be sharing that tutorial later. https://foxhollowcottage.com/how-to-install-shiplap-above-a-fireplace.html I then added the top wood piece and the crown molding. Wide plank engineered hardwood flooring in a grey finish. I covered that up with a piece of trim. So it flows perfectly with the accent wall above the fireplace. Before we even closed on the home the first priority on my to-do list was to add DIY shiplap above the fireplace. You can attach firing strips to the brick and shiplap over that. Next, I added the vertical wood pieces to the wall above the mantle that will encase the shiplap. Shiplap and Barn Beam Fireplace Mantel Makeover Adding the Barn Beam and Shiplap. Here is a good look at the before and after. Check out the before and after photos below. And, it really makes the brick fireplace pop! Shiplap walls are one of my favorite ways to give the house a farmhouse feel. Modern Farmhouse Fireplace Ideas With Shiplap Installing Shiplap Around A Fireplace. We had to have our ceiling painted so we had the painters spray the shiplap. I found a supplier on Craigslist from Columbia, SC that cut our mantel to size and delivered it to me in Charleston. *Quickly fixed audio issues and reuploaded - Thanks to those that pointed it out**This is the second part of the living room fireplace remodel. LOVE LOVE LOVE the shiplap above the fireplace. If above the fireplace there is more than 1 ½inches (38mm) of material projecting from the fireplace opening, you will need 12 inches of clearance from the top of the opening. Good thing we had a little help in this DIY adventure. Shiplap walls, a wood mantel, patterned tiles around the fireplace & galvanized lights are focal points that give this family room a modern rustic farmhouse look. Before I could even start my Shiplap wall I needed to build my Mantle. Finally, I wanted to replace the mantel with a reclaimed piece of wood. The black fireplace is chunky, the shiplap is a focal point, and the wrap around mantle is just gorgeous. See more ideas about shiplap fireplace, fireplace remodel, home fireplace. And a little backstory on making this wall happen. I think it helped resell the house, that’s what we got the most compliments on after we finished everything. We also replaced all of the lights and fans in the home, I will share those later. ). Before you install shiplap around a fireplace, there are safety considerations. He slaved away to make this shiplap accent wall, and the end results are perfect. Notice in the first image, the black around the fireplace looks damaged. Shiplap Above the Fireplace By Danelle Harvey Published in DIY I can’t believe I am just now sharing one of our latest projects of installing shiplap above the fireplace. It adds so much character to the fireplace and it was super affordable too. Example of a transitional enclosed light wood floor living room design in Denver with a standard fireplace, beige walls, a wood fireplace surround and a wall-mounted tv Similar shape as our living room - lisa_vanstone12 Our Home Renovation Projects. My master plan was to change the look of the fireplace and make it a focal point of the home. Over a year and a half ago, way back on September 1, 2015, we asked a question in a blog post. Okay, so how many women out there are begging their other half to magically become a construction guru along with a goofball personality, much like Chip Gaines? For maximum security, consider using a noncombustible material in your fireplace surround before adding shiplap. The next day, we added 2 X 3s above the fireplace and roughed-in all of the electrical. Your email address will not be published. My kids are all out tonight. After. We had a mantel we'd need to build any day, and we needed to make a determination on just how that mantel in our living room should look. It’s sew nice to ha, Still one of my all time fave pillows I’ve ever, If you could wave a magic wand and know how to sew, A question for my fellow seamsters or budding seam, Loving my new sofa slipcover. We were able to hang it with brackets from Lowe’s for $20 total and I love the industrial look those add. I recently used The Home Depot’s shiplap appearance boards to give my fireplace a major makeover. Also, how shiplap can be used with so many different styles of home decor. A horse print is hung from a white shiplap wall over a sleek concrete fireplace. I painted faux encaustic/cement tile on my front porch. When I walk in that room now, that beautiful shiplap fireplace makeover feels like a true centerpiece. 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