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Top 46 Mantels Projects

  1. 31. Updating a Fireplace (01:00)

    Don't demo that outdated fireplace: cover it up in style.

  2. 32. How to Make a Fireplace Mantel Using an Old Door Frame

    DIY Network has instructions on how to cover an old fireplace surround with marble and create a new mantel using an old door frame and ...

  3. 33. Old-School Charm (04:55)

    Jimmy DiResta and Kevin O'Connor add old-school charm to the cabin.

  4. 34. Memorable Mantels (00:02:53)

    Create and hang these stockings stuffed full of personality on your mantel.

  5. 35. How to Build a Fireplace Mantel

    These step-by-step instructions demonstrate how to build a fireplace mantel with decorative accents.

    Time:
    2 hours
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  6. 36. How to Create a Fireplace Mantel

    A new fireplace mantel can brighten up an entire room. This project uses standard lumber and crown molding to create a fresh new look.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  7. 37. DIY Vintage Mantel Headboard (00:02:28)

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

  8. 38. Installing a Salvaged Mantel (00:03:46)

    Here are expert tips for refinishing and installing a salvaged mantel.

  9. 39. 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
  10. 40. Ideas for Decorating a Mantel for Summer

    DIY Network offers tips on how you can easily add style to your hearth this summer.

  11. 41. Salvaged Mantel and Surround (00:04:13)

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

  12. 42. 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
  13. 43. Bamboo Mantel (00:02:05)

    Here's an inside look at the building of a bamboo-plywood mantel slipcover.

  14. 44. Outdoor Fireplace (03:20)

    In Nashville, the cousins help Trace Adkins install an outdoor fireplace.

  15. 45. 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...

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