A Rustic Fireplace Gets an Elegant New Look


Check out this beautiful fireplace we recently remodeled for our clients in Arlington!


The client’s original fireplace featured a rustic, dated natural stone with heavy built-in wood shelves and a matching mantle. While it wasn’t the worst fireplace we’ve seen, it definitely needed a refresh to create the updated vision the clients had for their home.
Our designers discussed options to give the fireplace a more modern look, while still keeping its original footprint and built-in shelving. We then created detailed wall elevations and 3-D renderings to provide the clients with a visual of how the new fireplace would look once complete.
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Remodeling a Fireplace to Make it a Focal Point, and Getting to Know Houzz

One of our clients recently purchased a home and was anxious to make her lack-luster fireplace into an eye-catching focal point.

Here is the client’s fireplace before the renovation. As you can see, it was dated and uninteresting.

The client did the smart thing and did some research so she could show us her vision. After visiting our Houzz.com idea book (check out our Houzz page here) she created this very professional inspiration page…

We finalized a design plan and our master stone mason James Slayton got to work laying the stone to create the look that the client wanted. The transformation began to take place! Read more