Taking on a project yourself instead of hiring a professional can save a lot of money and help you gain some experience. That experience isn’t always positive but hey, you still learn! We’re big DIYers and we still have all of our fingers, so you can be pretty confident that anything you see here is very doable.
Though some of these projects have to be done at least partially outside due to things like fumes, they generally are meant for the indoors! When it’s -2 outside and suddenly you get why bears hibernate, the last thing you want is to be heading outside to do a DIY project that can wait until it gets about 40 degrees warmer. That’s where these projects come in!
Roll up your sleeves and enjoy reading some of our DIY ideas for the indoors!
Check out this beautiful wintery evergreen mantel!
Winter is cold, but our wood stove recipes are perfect for keeping warm, even when it’s chilly outside. Enjoy soups cooked right on your wood stove!
Need an ignition kit? We've got the low down on your gas appliances, including the ignition kit!
If you're looking to freshen up your gas logs, you can clean them! Take a look at our guide on cleaning your gas logs.
This is a great introduction to fireplace inserts for deciding if it's the right purchase for you!
Sometimes getting your fire started can be tricky. We'd love to help you get it going with some tips and tricks!
For this special edition of our Mantel Of The Month series, we turn our traditional mantel shelf into a man cave inspired rustic fireplace display! In honor of Father's Day, we wanted to pay tribute to dads everywhere, as well as the hunters, the fishers, and the outdoorsmen in our lives! See how easy it is to recreate this theme for that special guy in your life for any occasion, and check out our recommendations for other man cave decorating idea! Remember to look for our beloved brass hearth cricket, Sir Jazzalot!
Wondering how to paint fireplace mesh or how to refinish an old fireplace screen? In our latest how-to video by the experts here at Fireplace Doors Online, see just how simple it is to paint a fireplace mesh curtain DIY-style!
In just five steps you can transform your pre-fab fireplace from drab to fab! We provide instructions, product ideas, and even recipes for all-natural cleaners to help you out!
Fireplace log lighters make lighting your wood burning fire easy. Installing a log lighter, though, can be quite intimidating. We've got step by step instructions on how to install a gas log lighter for wood burning fireplaces. We even have a great infographic to help you visualize it all set up! These are just basic instructions, since every house is different, but we hope you'll get the general idea of how to install a gas starter pipe to your fireplace with our helpful instructions!
While fireplaces are one of the oldest methods for heating a room, they still look sleek and modern in your home. In fact, fireplaces can act as the focal point for décor and set the scene for the rest of the space. However, there are a few key elements to achieving that modern look. Not just any set of fireplace doors or mantel will do. Here are a few ways you can make a modern fireplace for your home.
Cold weather is coming and do you know what that means? The events you hold at home will transition from your outdoor living space to the indoors, so you’ll want the inside of your home to be every bit as inviting as the outdoors! While you might have a great fire pit or outdoor fireplace outside, it can sometimes be easy to neglect the inside of your home. This can be especially true for your fireplace!