How to build a mantle
Enjoy the warmth and beauty of carved wood corbels. With the proper installation, these wood brackets can support up to 150 lbs., which gives you the flexibility to use a decorative bracket for support. Available in a variety of species, these brackets ship to you fully sanded and ready for your paint or stain. Color: Walnut.
How to make gallery shelves Displaying family photos brings such warmth and personality to a home. I love the idea of having a gallery wall, but I also like to change and rearrange Gallery shelves let you change out photographs or artwork without having all those nail holes in the wall. They are perfect for filling a large blank space, such as over a couch. Theses ledges would also look gorgeous in a dining room or kitchen displaying a row of plates. Hometalk
Over a year and a half ago, way back on September 1, 2015, we asked a question in a blog post. We had a mantel we'd need to build any day, and we needed to make a determination on just how that mantel in our living room should look. Well, we've been slowly working on this living room project and have finally reached a point where that day has arrived. Before we get into details, let's recap (in case you don't remember our blog post from a year and a half ago). The original man...
offset the parts so that the edges aren't perfectly aligned. The exposed band of molding or board is called a “reveal.” Creating reveals has two big advantages. First, it allows a bit of flexibility, since the two edges don't have to be perfectly aligned. Second, reveals look better in most situations.