We currently have a lovely Victorian terrace the living room has high ceilings cornicing chimney breast cast iron fire and bay window. In another room we have an antique Chinese wedding cabinet where the chimney breast would have been which works well too and hides our TV which pleases me a lot.
Above it is a huge mirror that is the width of the chimney wall and goes to about 6 inches above the ceiling I bought black shiny paint and painted the wall behind the fireplace so that it looks like theres a hole.
Living room no chimney breast. The hearth mantel and surround of your fireplace will all have to work with the space either being recessed into the chimney. The chimneys blocked up and the wall covered. Ive got a lovely fireplace.
While gas stoves and electric stoves are also an option for some it is only the ritual of burning a solid fuel that will do. It lends itself to both modern and rustic decorating schemes demanding attention and creating an almost industrial trend. If I was handier with the ol cutting and pasting Id have done this in our living room but alas my skills arent.
DIY fans are building fake chimney breasts to house their TVs – and they say it makes their living rooms seem bigger. Comes halfway up the wall. Removal of wet room to create large living room.
We asked our builders to build a false chimney breast and fit a reclaimed fireplace in our living room and you cant tell its not the original. Create a modern living room with an exposed brick chimney breast a decorative fireplace for the wall that is growing in popularity. We are possibly moving to a 1960s70s ugly boxy semi.
I got a huge fireplace. Jun 19 2020 – Explore Jenny Warringtons board Chimney Breast ideas on Pinterest. See more ideas about home living room living room decor house interior.
For this reason removing a chimney breast in a bedroom living room or even dining room is often something renovators choose to do. How to Build a False Chimney BreastThe Importance of Home Decoration and Recommendations Home decoration plays a very important role within our living spaces because home decoration for a healthy home environment necessitates the decoration of your home one per year or once every 2-3 years. With 4 rooms of this house having chimney breasts I got lots of opportunity to try different ways of decorating them so in this post I want to share 10 chimney breast ideas to help get you inspired for ways to decorate yours.
All living rooms are different and if you are approaching a new fireplace as part of a complete overhaul of the room then designing the hearth and chimney breast from scratch affords lots of flexibility in the room. Chimney breast semi-removal – open fronted chimney breast. An internal chimney breast can be removed at ground andor first floor without having to remove the external stack.
Hello i have a redundant chimney breast and fire place in my living room. The chimney has been removed and also the chimney. A recent fashionable trend is for fireplaces to feature a much larger gas fire ensuring that the dancing flames become a major part of the overall design.
While demolishing defunct chimney breasts is one way to create valuable space. However it is essential if you dont have a chimney that you take appropriate measures to install it safely. Exposed brick chimney breast.
This room has no hint of a chimney breast but the panelling designed around what could be an opening for a fireplace but isnt pulls the neat trick of making us think it does and the intended focal effect is achieved with panache. Great family area which is why we are making the move but the living room in particular is uninspiring to say the least. In rooms with no chimney breast a the addition of a hearth mounted fireplace will create a stylish feature and also add extra dimension to four flat walls.
Looking to buy a house where the current owner installed a wet room within the living room – added two walls. If you live in a house without a chimney you may be wondering whether it is possible to fit a wood burning stoveFortunately for many the answer is yes.