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Top 46 Mantels Projects

  1. 31. 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
  2. 32. Installing a Mantel on Stone (00:03:53)

    The Taylors' renovation turns a trashed family room into a treasure.

  3. 33. DIY Vintage Mantel Headboard (00:02:28)

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

  4. 34. Luxe-Rustic Mantel Decorating Ideas

    Amy Bell's fireplace mantel design mixes luxe and rustic elements for an eye-catching look. Find more of Amy's mantel decorating ideas ...

  5. 35. Installing a Salvaged Mantel (00:03:46)

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

  6. 36. How to Update a Fireplace

    You can brighten up an outdated fireplace by creating a new mantel.

    Time:
    Several Weekends
    Cost:
    $500 - $1,000
    Difficulty:
    Hard
  7. 37. Rock-Out Room (03:19)

    A living room's 60s rock wall is blasted to the past behind a new wall.

  8. 38. Living-Room Fireplace Rebirth (00:03:06)

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

  9. 39. How to Build a Kirei Board Fireplace Mantel

    To make a fireplace stand out, try dressing it up by using a great green product called kirei board. Carter Oosterhouse shows how to us...

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $500 - $1,000
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  10. 40. 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
  11. 41. Old-School Charm (04:55)

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

  12. 42. Media Room Makeover (03:19)

    They went shopping for babyproofing supplies and got a media room makeover.

  13. 43. A Mantel Masterpiece (02:01)

    Show off your creative flair with these festive mantel decorating ideas.

  14. 44. 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
  15. 45. How to Paint a Brick Fireplace

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

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