Fireplace Mantle With Television

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Project by mrtmcflyy posted 03-17-2011 07:40 AM 2237 views 4 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Oak mantle with plywood boxing. Covered with paneling & pine edging. Baseboard & crown molding were used at the bottom and top of both tiers.

-- S. Mattson

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#1 posted 03-17-2011 04:10 PM

Turned out very nice!! Well done! What product did you paint it with? and how did you apply it?
Beautiful piece!!

Im assuming you had the timbers lying around, as that is quite a lot of wood to be covering up

-- If you build it, they will come

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#2 posted 03-23-2011 02:24 AM

Looks wonderful, very well done. I would however have a concern about the amount of cooling that is available for the t.v.

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#3 posted 03-23-2011 08:19 AM

@standfir I used Latex Semigloss Water based, Brushed on

@kellerbomb I have approximately 8” on either side of the TV and the bracket is spaced about 3-4 inches from the wall.

-- S. Mattson

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