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Adding a mantel is a simple way to renew the look of your fireplace and the surrounding room. Like our faux wood beams, our mantels’ box designs and polyurethane materials makes them lightweight, versatile and easier to install than solid wood. The best part? Nobody can tell the difference.

Ready to make your fireplace the neighborhood winner? Take a peek at five of our favorite projects below for ideas — then see more in our mantel gallery.

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FauxPanels are known for their versatility. Over the years we’ve seen them used in a wide variety of applications, from accent walls and fireplace surrounds to shower walls and kitchen islands.

What really gets us excited is when homeowners take advantage of this versatility to remodel with faux stone in more than one area of their home — like these five customers did with beautiful results.

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As most home makeover shows will tell you, open plan is the “it” floor plan. Whether you already have an open plan home or are ready to sledgehammer some walls, these types of rooms look best with something to frame or divide designated areas.

These five projects are just a few examples of how our beams open up the possibilities for your own beautiful design.

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2019 is approaching and brings with it a sense of possibility. What better time to get your creative juices flowing and plan a new design?

Faux column wraps and covers offer the steadfast look of real structural columns to give your interior or exterior architecture a timeless look — from basements and kitchens to front porches, decks, landscape fencing and more.

Is a home makeover on your New Year’s resolution list? These five column projects may help you get started.

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Custom Timber Beams with straps installed on a living room ceiling.

This holiday season, give yourself (and your home) the gift of a new look. Our beams, mantels and other products are available in a wide range of textures and colors to enhance any style — Contemporary, Farmhouse, Mediterranean, Southwest and more.

Whether you’re looking for a simple fireplace mantel or something more elaborate, these five projects may jingle your bell.

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Building a new fireplace surround may sound like a costly, laborious prospect. And that is probably true, IF you’re using natural stone materials.

These homeowners found a great alternative with FauxPanels — adding the realistic look of stacked stone, cobblestone and ledgestone without burning up their time or budget.

Take a look at these 5 projects to spark your own design ideas.

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