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Top 46 Mantels Projects

  1. 16. How to Install a Floating Mantel

    One of the best ways to brighten a dark brick fireplace is by installing a floating mantel. This project shows you how to install one s...

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  2. 17. How to Make a Hollow Plywood Mantel

    Use these step-by-step instructions and see how careful miter cuts make this hollow mantel look like one thick piece of wood.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  3. 18. A Natural and Sophisticated Christmas Mantel

    Emily Fazio's Christmas mantel mixes Scandinavian design with natural touches. Find more of Emily's mantel decorating ideas on DIY Netw...

  4. 19. How to Paint a Brick Fireplace

    DIY Network has instructions on how to transform an old fireplace with new paint and molding.

  5. 20. Beam Used for Custom Mantel (00:01:00)

    A wooden beam is repurposed as a custom mantel for a bathroom fireplace.

  6. 21. Updating a Fireplace (01:00)

    Don't demo that outdated fireplace: cover it up in style.

  7. 22. Living-Room Fireplace Rebirth (00:03:06)

    A new mantel and built-ins totally transform a blah living-room fireplace.

  8. 23. How to Create a Contemporary Mantel

    A mantel can be a great accent to a fireplace, but a worn or out-of-date mantel can often take away from this great home feature.

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $500 - $1,000
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  9. 24. Install a Fireplace Mantel and Add Stone Veneer Facing

    Use these instructions to easily give a fireplace a new mantel as well as a new stone veneer facing.

    Time:
    Several Weekends
    Cost:
    $500 - $1,000
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  10. 25. DIY Vintage Mantel Headboard (00:02:28)

    Dylan Eastman builds a headboard from a reused vintage fireplace mantel.

  11. 26. Rock Out Room (20:01)

    Homeowners are in desperate need of an inviting adult hangout.

  12. 27. Salvaged Mantel and Surround (00:04:13)

    Joanne turns a salvaged window frame into a fireplace mantel and surround.

  13. 28. How to Build a Custom Mantel Cover

    If you wish your fireplace mantel had a bit more style, you don’t have to spend a lot of money replacing it.

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Hard
  14. 29. Fireplace Makeovers: Before and Afters From House Crashers

    DIY Network's House Crashers takes you through beautiful fireplace makeovers. Get inspired to transform your fireplace with these photo...

  15. 30. Client's First Home (00:20:00)

    The odds are stacked against Jon & Terry as they create a living room.

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