Warming up Your Space
A false fireplace and an artificial chimney can give a very warm feel to a room. These can be developed using paint and can turn an ordinary room into a traditionally styled room. For someone who is very enthusiastic about challenging creative projects, this can prove to be a nice activity that ends in something exquisite. Depending on your choice and space, the chimney can be little or extensive. Fake steam rocks can be used to give a chimney or fireplace a mountainous look.
The dimensions of the room, as well as the chimney or fireplace and the shelf, are what need to be focused on. The shelf can be decorated with different types of borders and paint. Different patterns can be dyed on using enhancement procedures such as a troubled pattern can make chimney look old fashioned and antique.
You will need the following to make this project happen:
- Pieces of shelf
The center of the firebox should be painted plain flat black. This will give a hollow shadowy feel and the effect of an actual fireplace.
Before getting started, you need to decide some things like if you are going to buy a ready-made shelf or will you build it yourself? Do you want to make it look natural or painted? Many more such questions need to be answered before starting the project of making a chimney or a fireplace.