Flat Screen TV hung over brick fireplace. Fireplaces & Stone Exteriors: Stone Fireplaces and Flat Screen TV's -- If it was me, I would want to have a mantel to deflect some of the fireplace fire heat from getting up to that flat scree tv!
Monica's fireplace makeover… beautifully whitewashed, or grey washed, brick with a lighter grey paint color to flank the fireplace…actually, a greige would likely be better because the warmth of the brick still comes through.
how to update a fireplace surround brass--nashbabe says Ive done this.I did it with the high heat spray paint, and took it outside and taped off the glass. Made a big difference in staging and selling our house.