"Faux" Fireplace mantle

March 15th, 2009 in member junk     
RobJ98167 RobJ98167, member
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My mom wanted a wooden mantle. Her apartment has a brick mantle. So I went out to my garage to look around- I found some pine boards- 10" and 8" and put them together as sort of a half box- The end result is a "faux" wood mantle that slips over the brick mantle. Mom is happy with the end result.


Pattern or design used: My own design - Rob
posted in: member junk, wood, cottage, living room, mantle

Comments (6)

MimiToria writes: This really looks great. Nice addition-
Gretchen Posted: 11:09 am on March 20th
harvestyourblessings writes: What a great looking mantle. How sweet you came up with something so nice for your mom !!! Very nice. Posted: 10:44 am on March 19th
junkermidge writes: What a simple solution for your mom's mantle. It turned out beautifully. Good job!
Midge Posted: 11:06 pm on March 18th
alicemom writes: We all need a son like you! good job.
smiles, alice Posted: 9:49 pm on March 16th
georgiamoon writes: Your Mom should be happy. You gave her a great mantle without having to tear up the house! It looks really good, you did a great job, Georgia Posted: 5:01 pm on March 16th
Junquerette writes: They do things like that on HGTV. You could be on the show! You did a great job. Posted: 2:32 pm on March 16th
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