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How to Build a New Fireplace Surround and Mantel

How to Build a New Fireplace Surround and Mantel

A dated fireplace is given a British Colonial look with the addition of staircase posts, molding and a coat of fresh paint.

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American Handyman Ep 5: Mike

American Handyman Ep 5: Mike (video 0:53)

Mike Holmes vlogs about episode 5's "Know It or Blow It" challenge.

American Handyman Ep 4: Test 2

American Handyman Ep 4: Test 2 (video 2:02)

The contestants are "Floored" when they must put together a brick patio.

American Handyman Ep 4: Mike

American Handyman Ep 4: Mike (video 1:03)

Mike Holmes vlogs on episode 4's Terrible Twos and Floored challenges.

Fire-Resistant Fire Pit

Fire-Resistant Fire Pit (video 3:19)

This brick-lined fire pit is built to withstand any amount of heat safely.

Contemporary Fireplace Ideas

Contemporary Fireplace Ideas (video 0:02:28)

Here are three inspiring design for a bold contemporary fireplace.

Shabby Chic Fireplace Makeover

Shabby Chic Fireplace Makeover (video 0:01:07)

Kick up the look of an old brick fireplace with a new shabby chic feel.

A New Leaf for a Rowhouse

A New Leaf for a Rowhouse (video 3:09)

Leafy accents turn a plain brick rowhouse into the neighborhood standout.

Welcoming Home

Welcoming Home (video 3:57)

Jeff returns from deployment in Iraq to a new baby and a newly redone home.

Welcoming West Indies Retreat

Welcoming West Indies Retreat (video 3:42)

A bland, boxy home exterior is transformed into a West Indies resort.

Updating a Fireplace Surround

Updating a Fireplace Surround (video 0:02:14)

This living room redo is highlighted by an updated fireplace surround.


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