DIY Tiling Over a Brick Fireplace?

Answer Brick fireplaces can become worn, dirty and outdated over time. While the fireplace itself is still usable, it can be updated with a DIY tile makeover. Ceramic tiles are inexpensive to purchase and... Read More »

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How to Add a Mantel to a Brick Fireplace?

Fireplaces add a touch of romance to your interior. One of the key features of a truly classic fireplace is a beautiful wood mantel shelf. If you have a brick fireplace with no mantel to hang your ... Read More »

The Best Way to Clean a Brick Fireplace?

Each time you use your fireplace, smoke accumulates on the outside of the brick. The smoke, combined with dust and dirt, creates a film that covers the exterior. One of the best ways to clean the f... Read More »

How do I mount a tv to a brick fireplace?

Set LocationDetermine the exact location on the fireplace where you will attach your TV. Take a flat-screen mounting bracket, and use this as a template against the brick to determine where the hol... Read More »

What Is a Brick Veneer Fireplace?

A brick veneer fireplace has an exterior finish of brick veneer, rather than full-sized bricks. Brick veneer is made with thin slices of brick that can adhere to drywall, concrete, plywood or concr... Read More »