install a Floating Mantle On Your Fireplace--One of the best ways to brighten a dark brick fireplace is by installing a floating mantel. This project shows you how to install one sturdy enough to hold heavy objects.
Changing brick color without paint, white wash or stain using concrete dye. Fireplace makeover from vintage orange and brown to a modern grey, before and after. -- A quick photo journal of my easy DIY experience coloring unfinished fireplace bricks with