fireplace mantel


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mantel

mantel, 2
1. A beam or arch that supports the masonry above a fireplace; also called a mantel-tree.
2. All the construction or facing around a fireplace.
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Omega's kitchen range hoods are created with the same premier quality cast stone used in their fireplace mantels.
The day after Thanksgiving, 1992, they introduced the Christmas Web in their home with the placement of Magic Wands into their children's socks that had for years been hung at the fireplace mantel.
The top new female vocalist award went to Carolyn Dawn Johnson, who told reporters she planned to put her trophy on her fireplace mantel.
5) The French 19th Century Empire Style white marble and ormolu-mounted fireplace mantel in the master bedroom.
There are also rocking chairs for kids and dolls, a playhouse, tables, shelves, frames and even a faux fireplace mantel.
Once you've learned how to apply molding with ease, you might consider wainscoting (partial-height wall paneling topped with a decorative trim) and then add a faux fireplace mantel using the same supplies.
The winter catalog features all kinds of accessories for the home, including a blue and gold rococo clock and matching pair of urns for the fireplace mantel for $647; a silver-plated punch bowl with eight cups and a ladle for $129.
Wreaths can be hung virtually anyplace - on the inside as well as the outside of your doors, on a wall or over the fireplace mantel.
wide house have been restored, including wainscoting, pocket doors, a central staircase, and fireplace mantels.
The latex, once cooled into a sheet and tugged free from its archi-tectural armatures, displays the disquieting inverse memories of the original providential structures--features such as vertical siding and sills, or windowpanes and fireplace mantels, now tumbling and inchoate and retaining some of the clotted detritus and stain of the original components.
At one point, Baldwin's daughter had the original doors, windows, marble and fireplace mantels removed.