Decorating & Design

November 2, 2022

Ask A Designer: Gillian Atkins’ Tips For Refreshing A Dated Fireplace

In this Ask A Designer column, Gillian Atkins’ shares advice for updating an existing fireplace.

Question: Our fireplace has a dark stone front that we’d like to get rid of. We could have the stones removed and the fireplace clad in drywall and painted the same color as the walls. What would you suggest? — A.B., Toronto

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