How to Clean a Fireplace
Cleaning your fireplace can be a messy job if not done correctly. The ashes left behind in your fireplace tend to be very fine, which can easily become airborne, potentially creating breathing hazards inside your house. Proper care is important to prevent struggling with the thick black build-up inside your fireplace, spreading ash throughout your living room and sending dust and soot throughout your home.
Making a Permanently Clean Fireplace: Step 1 of our Fireplace Makeover - Pocketful of Posies
Hi Everyone! So you may have noticed in my New Year, New Room Challenge: Living Room Refresh Reveal our fireplace has taken on some pretty drastic changes over the last month. And one of the biggest changes was just making it look clean again, a permanently clean fireplace that is! Before our fire place was sad and dirty looking even though it has probably had less then 20 fires burned in it over the last 30 years. Seems hard to believe that it would be so few but we do live in Southern…
DIY Brick Fireplace Refacing
I just finished completing the refacing of our old brick fireplace. I took this Dated and boring floor to ceiling fireplace and transformed it into a bold statement piece with drywall, custom woodwork, tile surround, a dramatic wrap around mantel and crown molding! Can you tell I'm excited!
How to Clean Soot from Brick
A fireplace can be a cozy addition to any home, but one of the inevitable byproducts is soot on the surrounding bricks. Soot can leave lasting stains on the material it comes in contact with, so it's important to clean this buildup at...
How To Clean Soot From Fireplace Brick
I recently stumbled upon a fast, simple and affordable way to clean soot from fireplace brick. In an article titled 'How to Remove Firepla...