Clever DIY Ideas That’ll Transform Even the Ugliest Fireplace
The easiest one? This one, which uses stickers. Yes, stickers.
These are some serious stickers. Choosing the perfect decal design for your fireplace will be the biggest time commitment in this easy and inexpensive upgrade. It’s hard to believe, but these bad boys actually pull off the look and feel of tile. It’s a fireplace makeover with minimal effort and maximum impact.
Clever DIY Ideas That’ll Transform Even the Ugliest FireplaceDIY a Hipper (Concrete!) Hearth — After
It’s hard to believe this and the previous photo are of the same fireplace, right? The new look is both trendy and timeless, making the effort involved a smart investment. And, yes, a lot more went into this transformation than just the hearth swap.
Clever DIY Ideas That’ll Transform Even the Ugliest FireplaceTop It Off With Tile
Tile can turn a blah fireplace into the focal point of a home without any heavy masonry. This look isn’t just DIYable, it’s a way to create a truly custom look throughout your home. The homeowner who did this project used the same tile for a kitchen backsplash.
Clever DIY Ideas That’ll Transform Even the Ugliest FireplaceBury Dated Brick Under Plaster
Sometimes old, brick fireplaces can make a room feel unnecessarily dark. To fix this, just plaster over the fireplace surround and paint or whitewash. It lightens up everything and makes the whole room feel larger.