Fireplace Mantle

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Project by rctomps posted 03-06-2016 12:33 AM 1051 views 1 time favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Finally finished the fireplace and mantle installation. I’ve been thinking about it since we moved in over 10 years ago. The design for the mantle surround just came from basic ideas I was Kicking around in my head.
Materials are cherry, curly maple and I made some trim molding from Black Walnut. Finished with Arm R seal semi gloss. The last photo shows the “before”.

-- Rob

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#1 posted 03-06-2016 12:45 AM

let me just the after is one hell of an upgrade,great job buddy.

-- sawdust the bigger the pile the bigger my smile-larry,so cal.

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#2 posted 03-06-2016 02:23 AM

That’s about a thousand-times improvement—well done!

-- Dean -- "Don't give up the ship -- fight her 'till she sinks!" Capt James Lawrence USN

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#3 posted 03-06-2016 10:55 PM

Not overly ornate or embellished. I guess I would have to call it elegant. Nice work.

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#4 posted 03-09-2016 01:00 PM


-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed.

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