Asked by: Shamas Khalloufi
Asked in category: home and garden, interior decorating
Last Updated: 30th Nov 2022

What should I put on my fireplace?

These are some ideas:
  • Picture frames
  • Candlesticks.
  • Statues.
  • Vases.
  • Clocks.
  • Boxes with decorative features
  • For a casual look, frame prints, paintings, or mirrors. Layer smaller pieces on top of them.
  • Decorative plates (on stands).



What should I do to cover my fireplace?

15 Mantel Decoration Ideas for Above Your Fireplace

  • Mirror. Image courtesy of: New Darlings
  • Art. Art is not necessarily something you should be collecting.
  • Family Photos. Image provided by: Pursuit Of Handyness.
  • Television.
  • Clock.
  • Wreath.
  • Chalkboard.
  • Window Pane

The next question is: What can you put in a fireplace that's not being used? You can also place logs in an unused firebox by putting in a basket containing bundles of firewood. A creative way to store books in an fireplace that isn't being used is to use it. This is not only a fun decorating idea, but also a useful one.

How can I make my fireplace look beautiful?

You can make your hearth look more modern by painting over red brick, or giving your wood mantel a new coat in a different color. You can use both bright and neutral colors for your fireplace. You can fill it with other things than logs.

How do I make a fire in my fireplace?"

Place two pieces of firewood on your fireplace's grate. Next, crumple the newspaper (which is your tinder) and place it between firewood. Then, place the kindling on top. Place one or two additional pieces of firewood on top. Make sure there is enough space for air to circulate between the logs.