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Fire Place

Our brick fireplace. Thinking of putting cutured stone over brick to update this area.

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terriebracke wrote:
we are in the process of updating our 70's ranch and have painted the crown molding and windows white to brighten up the space. I want to update the fireplace too but don't know what to do. i have a leather sofa and 2 wing back chairs in there. any ideas would be appreciated! Help!
   Comment   February 20, 2012
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Andrea Johnson
Stone veneer installed right over the brick would work great, something similar to this Coronado Stone installation:
April 23, 2012 at 4:49PM   
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If you do indeed go with a television above the fireplace in the end I would HIGHLY recommend a tilting or even articulating mount. It's paramount that the TV has a perpendicular viewing angle with those watching when mounting a TV as high up as your mantle.

Note the tilted angle of the TV in one of my installs for a client.
April 25, 2012 at 3:15PM     
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