Decorating Ideas For Non Working Fireplaces
Fireplaces are often the focal point in a room, and it’s advisable to make the most of this architectural feature. Are you living in a traditional home with a non-working and neglected fireplace? If so, you have to consider your fireplace an amazing functional or decorative element added to your home. Here are several ideas to decorating non working fireplaces. Place a colourful silk plant or a real one that requires little light into the fireplace opening. Allow 7 inches above the plant and 3 inches on either side for the best look. Triangular or T-shaped arrangements work well in the area. This adds colour and interest to the space. Alternatives are a horn of plenty, basket of pine cones or other decor that reflects the season. Set a candelabra in the interior of the non-working fireplace. Candle holders made specifically for fireplaces are available at discount, home supply and home interior stores. Typically, they hold three to six pillar candles and have a tiered effect. White or cream-coloured candles match any decor and look elegant. Pillar candles are available in every colour of the rainbow. Using seasonal colours adds a decorative effect during the holidays as well. Light the candles in the evenings or any other time you want the flickering flames to add a cosy ambience.
Cover the non-working fireplaces with an attractive fireplace screen. These come in materials and designs that match any decorating style. Position a decorative mirror in front of the opening of the fireplace. The mirror bounces light around the room and reflects other furnishings to make the room seem larger. It hides the opening as well.
Living Room With Non Working Fireplace Decorated With Candles
A fireplace can be a focal point for your room, even if it is never used for containing a fire. There are many ways to use your fireplace as a decorative architectural feature.
Non Working Fireplace As Book Storage
Here the books are all easily accessible should someone want to reach in and retrieve one.
Non Working Fireplace With Colored Firewoods
This non-working fireplace will certainly add a stylish look to your home; especially, when you give it some colored log woods.
Non Working Fireplace With Alphabets And Firewoods
There’s something warm and inviting, festive and fun about this log-filled fireplace. Without even being lit, the wood evokes a feeling of warmth and a homeyness.
Non Working Fireplace With Woods And Accessories
The wood gives an eco-friendly, natural and organic feel to the space. The logs, of all shapes and sizes add a texture and pattern all their own.
Non Working Fireplace With Lanterns And Accessories
If you have a nonworking fireplace, filling it with neatly cut logs can be an attractive way to fill the space while suggesting woodsy warmth.
Non Working Fireplace With Candle Holders And Glass Vases
Many fireplaces in many homes, however are non-functioning or simply never used. Your fireplace should never have to look empty, stark or lonely.
Vintage Non Working Fireplace With Accessories
An empty fireplace is a wonderful way to share your collectibles. Be careful that they are not too small or fragile so as not to be easily damaged.Label: .