Decorative fireplace screens, a decorative fireplace screen covers the ugly hole in his fireplace, while nothing is burning. Making your own decorative fireplace screen is not as difficult as you might think. Take simple plywood and decorate as you like to match the room’s decor. Make the work of making a fireplace screen even easier if you have some items suitable for recycling, as old blinds. Use a screen independent decorative fireplace to cover the hole in the fireplace when not in use. While for displacement fireplace screen, measure the width of the hole in the chimney and multiplied by three to decide how many panels you want your screen has. Choose from three, four or five, depending on the width of the fireplace and the hole size of the fireplace. Plan panels to be out of 8 to 10 inches.
And to make shutters recycling for decorative fireplace screens, please follow these instructions. First of all, draw your desired on the plywood using the marker design. Cut desired shapes and number plates with a saw. Cut tops shaped, with curved edges, if you have a saw and have the talent; otherwise you can cut rectangular panels. Then, choose your screw-in feet for fireplace screen to help stop the fireplace screen up. Screw both feet on both ends of each panel. Screw the panels 3-4 inches from the edges.
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After that, place 2 hinges on the two middle panels each; for example, if you want three panels, the purchase of 4 hinges. Alternate the direction of the hinges, if you want folded in an accordion with its fireplace for easy removal and storage when not in use. Attach the hinges that go in the same direction, if you are making a fireplace screen with three doors and want to bend the panels. Then, paint or stain the screen of the fireplace. Paint a decorative design to match the decor of the room, if you wish, or just a solid color paint or stain.
Next, recycle old shutters wood to make decorative fireplace screens that work well for the opening of the highest chimney. And then paint or stain the blinds. Be sure to enter all the cracks. Allow paint or stain to dry completely. After that, attach the hinges to the sides of the blinds to hold together. Use two hinges per two or three hinges blinds if the blinds are high of more than 18 centimeters. And the last step is you have to screw both feet on the bottom of each panel, from 3 to 4 inches from the edge. OK, that’s all about decorative fireplace screens that can I share for today. Thank you.Tags : fireplace screens, decorative fireplace covers