Finally: The Fireplace!

Tuesday, January 18, 2011

It has been almost 2 weeks since we started working on the fireplace. Just when I thought I couldn't take any more dust, tarps, constant sanding, and paint....we finished! We started out with this:

 Then went to this when we redid the floors:

Two weeks ago it looked like this:

To this:

 And FINALLY, to this!!

 LOVE it!

 It's not as glossy in real life, promise!



Now we just need to add decorations (and mop the floor haha!)!

Oh and P.S., my mom FINALLY posted on her gardening blog!! Click HERE to see it!

P.P.S. Go look at The Shabby Nest for more renovations :).


  1. Hey guys this looks fantastic! Can't wait to see it in person!

  2. I found you on Shabby Nest.

    That looks so great! We have an old brick fireplace and are trying to decide if we like the rustic feel or if we're going to attempt to lighten it up with paint. I wish we could do something like this!

  3. Love this. New follower. Found you on a link party at thrifty decor chick.

  4. ps love the Goldfish box!

  5. What a transformation! I really like your choice of tile.

  6. that is fantastic! i love it! definitely keeping this in mind for our fireplace...

  7. I LOVE the way your fireplace turned out! Great job, I'm a new follower!

  8. Thank you so much! And thanks for following me!!!

  9. Wow-this looks fantastic-what a transformation-love the new look!

  10. I came across your blog. I LOVE the fireplace and the headboard.
    I have added a headboard to my to-do list. That list is getting way too long.

  11. Beautiful! And congrats on finishing in two weeks. We did a similar fireplace redo, and it definitely dragged out a *little* longer. You can see the final results here.

    Love your blog!



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