Are you looking for an easy and economical way to beauty the fireplace in your home? Well, you will find the way by reading on this article. Installing granite or stone surround is the common way to beautify a fireplace. However, I think it will require great budget. The installation process may be not easy and taking times. Have you ever thought to just attach tiles on the area around your fireplace? It may sound simple, but the end result will give you significant beauty.
If your budget is really limited, then you even don’t need to purchase new tiles. A few old tiles are already enough to create beauty for your fireplace. Take inspiration from the first picture. It’s a wall-mount fireplace with simple white mantel. Old blue small tiles are attached on the wall and floor around the fireplace. They really help the fireplace to look more appealing. The blue floor tiles even serve as the fireplace’s hearth. Antique bronze teapots are put on the hearth to create even more appealing look. Meanwhile, old clock, framed photo, and small sculptures adorn the white fireplace mantel.
This wall-mount fireplace looks so elegant with its dark wooden surround. Artistic brass artworks are put on the wooden fireplace mantel, enhancing its elegant feel. Meanwhile, cream tiles attach on the wall around the fireplace. They make the elegant fireplace to also have lovely look and feel. The tiles have tone that fits nicely with the dark wooden fireplace surround. You cannot find extreme contrast, so that the overall look is really harmonious.
Tiles can also create unique look for a fireplace. If you desire uniqueness, I suggest you to use tiny tiles. Then, just attach the tiles on the area around the fireplace. Attaching tiny tiles will require more times and energy, but the end result must be so impressive. Decorating fireplace with tiles actually is a fun activity for a beginner in home project.