Categories for Fireplace Mantel Ideas

Different Ways to Style a Fireplace Mantel

November 13, 2019 Published by Leave your thoughts

Fireplaces add a lot of warm to a home, and not just in terms of the air temperature. They are very homey and welcoming, and are quite an attractive architectural feature to include in a room. It’s not just the fireplace itself that makes the statement, either—the mantel, when designed properly, can help you display your personality and style of decoration. The kinds of designs and décor you use with your fireplace mantel will depend largely on its size and the material it’s made out of (wood, stone, stucco, etc.). Here are just a few design tips for you to... View Article

How to Safely Decorate Your Fireplace Mantel for Summer

April 20, 2018 Published by Leave your thoughts

The mantel on your fireplace draws the eye of guests and is often the center of attention in a room. This is why choosing the right fireplace mantel decor in Wausau, WI is such a challenge for homeowners—what kinds of decoration will look visually appealing for each season? At Marcell’s Specialties Inc., we’ve had decades of experience building fireplaces and mantels for homeowners and know how important safe fireplace decoration is. In summer, your fireplace will most likely be unused, but that doesn’t mean it has to be ignored. Use your mantel to add a special something to your living... View Article

Ideas for Making Your Television Work with Your Fireplace Mantel

January 17, 2018 Published by Leave your thoughts

In modern homes, the television is generally at the center of the living room. We carve out a large amount of wall space for it, then position our furniture around it. It’s a natural focal point. The problem for homeowners with a fireplace in their living room, however, is that the fireplace is also a natural focal point. Trying to design around a television and a fireplace in the same room is hard, which is why most homeowners opt to combine the two. They hang the TV above the fireplace and consolidate everything into a singular building point for the... View Article