Great idea to expand above existing mantel. All we need to add is the interior trim.
The fireplace design
Fireplace surround-want to do this to my fireplace
Shiny white marble. Purr. Kitchen backsplash? Fireplace Makeover: Stick A Fork In It | Young House Love
beautiful fall mantle & fireplace decor...the concept of falling leaves is too adorable. #DashandAlbert10Year
How to put together a classic fireplace surround and mantel from stock lumber and moldings. | Illustration: Gregory Nemec | thisoldhouse.com
Fireplace w/ travertine - I like the surround
Barry Grossman Photography. Terrific fireplace and lighting in this wonderful living room.
A nice modern fireplace - option to balance off center fireplace. Like tile - coordinates w kitchen