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Project by Todd Thomas posted 2039 days ago 1862 views 1 time favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

In another house we redid the fireplace brick had been painted so we cut the face or 1st layer of brick off and re bricked it putting in a arch with a mirror and built a new mantel.

-- Todd, Oak Ridge, TN, Hello my name is Todd and I'm a Toolholic, I bought my last tool 10 days, no 4 days, oh heck I bought a tool on the way here! †





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Thos. Angle

4435 posts in 2558 days


#1 posted 2039 days ago

In the first photo the crown on the ceiling is lined up so well I thought I was looking through the arch. A great looking rebuild. Well done mantle.

-- Thos. Angle, Jordan Valley, Oregon

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Roper

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#2 posted 2039 days ago

i am glad i am no the only one who thought that. the arch looks great.

-- Roper - Master of sawdust- www.roperwoodturning.com

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dustygirl

862 posts in 2324 days


#3 posted 2039 days ago

Very nice job on redoing that fireplace.Looks good.

-- Dustygirl..Hastings,Ontario.. How much wood can 1 gal chuck if 1 gal can't cut wood?

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Todd Thomas

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#4 posted 2039 days ago

Thanks for the kind words…now that you mentioned it, it does look like you are looking through it

-- Todd, Oak Ridge, TN, Hello my name is Todd and I'm a Toolholic, I bought my last tool 10 days, no 4 days, oh heck I bought a tool on the way here! †

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Michael Brailsford

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#5 posted 1999 days ago

looks great

-- Michael A. Brailsford

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younglawyers

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#6 posted 1814 days ago

Todd from Maple Lake MN?

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younglawyers

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#7 posted 1813 days ago

Hey Todd!

It’s Marv…give me a shout via e-mail here…

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grosa

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#8 posted 1417 days ago

So, you have other hidden talent’s. Grate job.

-- Have a great day.

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hafassartist

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#9 posted 979 days ago

Good looking mantle and I agree with Thos. Angle ,It looks like you are looking through the mantle. The hearth looks great. And is Atomic speedway still running.

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