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mantel

(less commonly), mantle
1. a wooden or stone frame around the opening of a fireplace, together with its decorative facing
2. a shelf above this frame

Mantel

The frame and shelf surrounding the fireplace; often used to denote just the shelf.

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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Their product line includes spare, clean-lined architectural mantels and ones that appear to be ornately carved.
Candlesticks can add a unique and festive touch to the table, or they can add a glow to a mantel or the top of a sideboard.
We all know how important the fireplace is as a focal point and that adding a mantel can increase the re-sale value of our homes, but most people think upgrading their fireplace is hugely expensive and requires professional help," says Morse.
The advantage of having a cast stone mantel is that it's very effortless to install and beautify; it's essentially ready for the Holiday seasons," says Omega Mantels' Internet Marketing Specialist, Maria Vinas, "Plus the fact that our cast stone fireplace mantels are customized according to each client's request, you can assure that the mantel you will be receiving fits like a glove.
SoCal Fireplace Mantels offers one of the most extensive selections of fireplace mantel designs in Southern California.
We make a lot of bookcases and entertainment centers and media centers now, although the fireplace mantels remain the bulk of our business.
The primary goal when putting together a mantel is to be flexible and have fun with it," says Laura Secchi, of Fiori Secchi in Oakland.
Morgan Manufacturing is a National manufacturer of premium solid wood interior and exterior doors and entrance systems and other specialty building products such as wood veneer and fireplace mantels.
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LOS ANGELES, June 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- SoCal Fireplace Mantels, the leading Los Angeles fireplace mantels manufacturer, offers modern fireplace mantel designs.
Henry and her staff offer customers a beautiful selection of fireplace mantels, outdoor firepits, wall panels, kitchen range hoods, and more.
Fine French Antiques are excited about our major acquisition of the palatial Baccarat chandeliers, wall lights and antique fireplace mantels from The Manor, the former home of the late legendary TV producer Aaron Spelling and his wife Candy.