Try transforming your unused fireplace into a new cozy house for your indoor plants. Fill the empty hearth with a few big potted plants of various heights and colors. Or you can furnish it with a low shelving unit full of cute mini cacti. Some well-known plants that develop effectively without the need of direct sunlight are Moth Orchid, Chinese Evergreen, Bird Nest Fern and Devil’s Ivy. If you are additional of a flower individual, sprucing up your old hearth with a marvellous floral arrangement can also be a sweet idea. To take a different step further, set up a couple can lights inside the fireplace. After the nighttime falls, just switch them on and revel in the lovely sight of your luminous indoor greenery.
By preferred request, I have added a wooden beam fireplace mantle. We all love these giant barn wood beams and they appear great above any fireplace. The element that most individuals notice, the mantel and more than mantel can be any style that suits your fancy. Personally, I like the inserts with a herringbone pattern inside. Herringbone appears so European.
The fireplace is centered involving 2 windows on the left and the staircase is to the proper. At the finish is a substantial window and then an archway exactly where this photo is taken from. OK, you know me Loi……you know what is coming. But 1st, I am so late since my new job is really challenging my time management these days! I missed your post yesterday, but here I am, ready. If you are not seeking for a bold fireplace mantle, for example, a stone mantel, then wood is likely the greatest solution for your home because it is subtle.
Loi I want your home! Oh my word it is so beautiful! I really feel like a dowdy tiny country mouse in a shack beside your delightful abode! I really like mantels also – someday I want one particular like the one in your bedroom! A single thing I would very propose when seeking for what variety of wood you would like to use is to choose out oak. There are so numerous benefits with oak. It is strong and durable, as nicely as particularly versatile. It goes with any room decor. Oak can bring out the warmth and beauty of any fireplace and fireplace surround.
This is a incredibly thorough write up. You brought up a lot of good points that several forget to address. Here are a couple of much more that you may possibly want to add. Each your fireplaces are totally wonderful. A like the simplicity of the fender you use in your master bedroom and have been on the hunt for it is twin for really some time. I trust we will stumble upon one particular in due time.