Are you looking to change your plain old boring fireplace mantel? Well if youre thinking about setting up an antique fireplace mantel that will go with the classy theme the rest of your house has, dont fret it can be easily achieved.
These are timeless and sophisticated mantels that have long ago been associated with mansions and palaces. But now you can get that same look in your home.
If you have an older home that is colonial then an antique fireplace would look great, because it will create an historic presence.
The vintage mantels werent built for todays fireplaces, so even if you buy one from an antique or salvage store you would still have to make some adjustments to it. For the most part, the mantels tend to be a lot bigger, so youll have to get them trimmed. It would be wise to have the dimensions of youre fireplace with you when you go to the store. So you get one that would fit your fire place.
As for accessorizing your mantel, you should keep with the vintage theme and put antique bottles or miniature sculptures. Once the mantel is in your room, if you feel it looks clustered, dont worry. By putting a mirror on the mantel it can...