It was also lacking a significant mantel, which the client found limiting.
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You can feel good knowing that stone is one of the safest materials for fireplaces because it's fireproof and durable.We attached the molding with wood screws, covered the holes, then sanded and painted the entire mantel. Find the studs in the wall, they should be just at the edge of the fireplace.Toe-nail the screws into the mantel through the wall.Design by Regina Sirois; Photography by Justin Sirois of Olathe Kansas.This modern stone fireplace runs from floor to ceiling for a contemporary aesthetic.Antonio Di Silva of MJM Masonry performed the remedial work on the East Boston house over ten days, ripping off loose material and patching it with three separate coats. Shovel the dry ingredients into a wheelbarrow and blend them with a mortar hoe.