DIY Fireplace mantel, faux railroad tie

Easy Faux Railroad Tie Mantel

Welcome back.  After showing you my painted fireplace  earlier in the week I promised I would return to show you the DIY mantel that finishes off my makeover. Looks a bit like a railroad tie doesn’t it?  Well, it has … Continue Reading →


Painting a Brick fireplace surround

Painting my Ugly Brick Fireplace

Do you have one of those places in your house that is badly in need of a makeover but you’ve been putting it off and putting it off. That’s my fireplace! Other people probably notice how grungy it is, but … Continue Reading →