A traditional style house tends to have a fireplace in it. The fireplace can be really functional. It is seldom used. It is because the fireplace is only used on the cold weather. The cold weather happens on the winter season. Sometimes, the cold weather at night or at the rainy seasons. The fireplace helps the family to heat and warm their body and the whole house. The fireplace is not only functional but also decorative. The fireplace can support the decoration of your house; it can also be a good decoration for your house. The fireplace tends to be installed in the living room. Why is that?. Because, that is where the all family members gather. The fireplace sometimes becomes the focal point of the living room especially when the fireplace is being used. Everyone go near to the fireplace and face it to feel the heat. So, the fireplace should be decorated and designed well. it should be decorated and designed with a beautiful and comforting style of fireplace.
You can decorate your fireplace to be the most decorative things in your living room. As I told you before, the fireplace can be the focal point of the living room, so the design is really important. The most important thing about the fireplace decoration is the mantle of the fir place. To design the mantle you can first get some ideas for mantles from some sources you trust. The ideas for mantles will be very helpful for you to get some inspiration. The inspirational ideas for mantles can give a good effect to your fireplace. You can decorate your mantle based on the occasion. For example, your fireplace mantle is decorated with Christmas style. You hang some stockings and paint it with the Santa clause colors. put a replica of Christmas tree on the mantles.