fireplace remodel before & after pics

It has been six years since we moved into this house. And for those six years our fireplace has looked like this: Last Thursday it looked like this …

Last Friday it looked like this:

By Saturday it looked like this:

By Monday, we had recessed lighting, I was bouncing-off-the-walls-excited, and the room looked like THIS:



  • Living on Purpose April 12, 2010 Reply

    Yay!! How exciting!!

  • missy April 12, 2010 Reply


  • susanmarie April 12, 2010 Reply

    SOOO beautiful and SOOO classy. Will you invite us over for a big-people conversation some night?

    But can you still serve chocolate chips in a plastic baseball cap in such a classy living room? That is my concern here.

  • Kelly April 12, 2010 Reply

    Wow! That looks so classy and beautiful! What a difference. πŸ™‚

  • Lolly Caruana April 12, 2010 Reply

    i miss those pudding/ice cream baseball hat bowls!!! πŸ™‚ maybe we can have some smores next time we visit!!! πŸ™‚
    luv u!

  • Grammy Sayler April 12, 2010 Reply

    So glad you were able to get it done! It looks great and no more folding curtain!!!

  • mishpacha April 12, 2010 Reply

    YEAH!!! It is beautiful!

  • Hauswife April 12, 2010 Reply

    Ooooh! It’s SO pretty! I love it, K!

  • DL April 12, 2010 Reply

    WOW! Your Contractor is A-MAZ-ING! It’s looks beautiful! I’m so happy for you!

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