Sometimes, though, nothing beats a good classic.
If you’re after a safe bet, here are three proven materials to consider:
Although the name can put people off, MDF is a versatile material that is a surprising candidate for a fireplace choice. Straightforward to install and maintain, they are the favourite option for DIY buffs.
+ Easy to Manipulate
+ Easy to Move, and Easy to Change
+ Not as Majestic as Marble
+ Limited Suitability
+ Susceptible to Damage
The archetype building material of fireplaces, its day is certainly not done just yet, and marble is still a fantastic, popular option for making a fireplace. Its inherent quality is sure to make it a focal point that adds class to any interior.
+ Quality Finish
+ Sturdy and Durable
+ Price Tag
+ Limited Functionality
A popular, modern alternative, granite manages to combine a lot of the allure that marble carries, but brings with it an edgy, contemporary feel as well. Sharing the high quality feel of marble, this is another material that will add class to your living room.
+ Looks the Part
+ Solid by Name, Solid By Nature
+ Stays Clean
+ Price Tag
+ Darkening Factor
+ Limited Choice