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200 tile hearth Ideabooks
The Hearth: It Makes a House a Home
"say the hearth. Once used only for practical reasons, to heat an entire house and for... cooking, the hearth is an element that was celebrated and accentuated during the Arts and... handmade tiles, flanked by built in shelves surrounded by nooks that emphasized as cozy... celebrate your hearth. Surround the fireplace and chimney with texture you love and make it... travertine tiles and distressed walnut mantle. I'm contemplating covering my fireplace..."
The Cooking Hearth Never Looked So Good
"centuries, the hearth and cooking fire has been transformed from a large central fire pit... cooking hearth continues to inspire us to design cooking zones with high style and... cooking "hearth" remains the focal point in the kitchen.... beautifully tiled walls and cooking vents(?)...this is the best I've seen. I notice in... over the 'hearth' is starting to die down a little. How many people who installed these..."
Industrial Chic Hearths
"inviting hearth persists even today. Originally a way to heat a room and cook food,... style of hearth we want. No need to consign ourselves to overstated or traditional (or... -chic hearths, raw materials and simplicity are the order of the day. And this smoother... wood & tile fireplace into a sleek concrete one. I love the simplicity. love!... shaped hearth flows with this overall room, still offering a low shelf for firewood..."
Dress Up Your Hearth for Fireplace Season
"but the hearth is often overlooked. But if the hearth is not addressed, your total... your hearth, and doing so can increase the "wow" factor of your entire fireplace... fireplace hearth is the fire-resistant material placed in front of a firebox, though... mantels, hearths vary in height, depth and width — all of which you have to consider... of your hearth to make sure any pieces you buy will fit, but also measure the height..."
Herringbone-Patterned Firebrick Takes Style to Hearth
Fireplaces cross over into craftsmanship territory when the brick inside is laid in this graphic pattern
Design Details: Tiled Fireplace Surrounds
"e the Hearth a Beautiful Finish With Colorful Glass, Ceramic or Classic Stone Tile... realized that tile fireplace surround needed an ideabook of its own, as it is an entire... surround tiles. I love a beautiful and unexpected fireplace surround and hearth.... surround and hearth covered in a beautiful sea foam and blue glass mosaic tile and can't... Limestone Tiles with antiqued walnut mantle. I have red onyx tiles surrounding the great..."
Designs Worth Discovering: Rookwood Pottery Tile
Get to know the company that put American ceramics on the map in the 1880s to see why its tiles are newly popular today
"why its tiles are newly popular today... Rookwood tile was showing up in homes around Houzz.... American hearth has some cracked tiles. Maybe this is where I can get some replacements... botanical tile. Tile Lovers, and fellow Houzzer's, I need your help! Can anyone identify... dragonfly tile? The tile is installed at the entryway of my home, which was built in... competing tile companies in the 1920's and some of the tile attributed to Rookwood was..."
Your Floor: How to Find Right Stone Tile
"Stone tile brings the colors and texture of nature to our homes and adds a quality... stone tile for your floor. Order enough material to complete the job in one shipment... stone tile materials: slate, travertine, sandstone, granite and marble. Which one... entry way tiles Hi there, I am laying 400x400mm sandstone tiles to a balcony. The tiles... worst tiles. Can you recommend a stone/tile flooring that I can use in the kitchen..."
Surround Your Fireplace With Tile, Brick or Stone
"brick and tile. Whether you've got an existing traditional wood and brick fireplace surround... dated tile (Rose colored) fire place and want to change to look more contemporary... paint tile.....big job to tear it out.... http://www.firesoftradition.com/html/cast-iron... - the hearth holds an electric "fake fire" covered with a clear glass folding door... especially the hearth, to keep smoke or ashes from staining the rock? Another great option..."
Transition Time: How to Connect Tile and Hardwood Floors
Plan ahead to prevent unsightly or unsafe transitions between floor surfaces. Here's what you need to know
"stone tile. Many also want the tile to transition seamlessly from one room to the... bathroom's tile floor to the hardwood of another room is often given little forethought... ceramic tile, vinyl, carpet and hardwood to be used on floors. But these days most... larger tiles are under more stress than smaller tiles. Any tile with one side over... of the tile itself would make more of a difference than the thickness of the tile..."
Penny Tiles, Please
"Penny tiles fit perfectly in traditional bathrooms, but their classic shape is also... penny tiles are like an updated version of the ubiquitous hex tile floors. I love... penny tiles - My favorite installation is the tile in the bathrooms of the guestrooms... penny tiles for my master bath but I just had someone at a tile store tell me that... penny tiles for my fireplace hearth!... large tiles braking easier, that's what happened in my kitchen. :-( Loving these..."
The Faux Fireplace: A Year-Round Home Accessory
"look of a hearth, no chimney required... travertine tile interior, granite hearth and surround and white mantel. It has added warmth... Details: Tiled Fireplace SurroundsSurround Your Fireplace With Brick, Tile or Stone... with your hearth look by adding touches of style to the body of the piece. Blue tiles..."
Kitchen of the Week: Warm Up By the Fire
Bask in the Glow of a Copper Fireplace
10 New Looks for Fireplaces in Older Homes
From updated bricks to modern art on the mantel, these ideas for the fireplace will help your older home feel young at hearth
"glowing hearth can add such warmth to a room, both literally and figuratively. This... raised hearth that take up about 2 ft. of space, has any one been successful at removing... with the tile surrounding the fireplace. The rest of the room pulls from the deep browns... in the tile. This is a completely different way to dress up a Craftsman-style fireplace... in this tile. The mantel was painted in one of the darker hues, making it a bit more..."