Fireplace with tv above designs. The case against a tv over the fireplace arguing against. Heres what you need to know before you hang a television over a fireplace. Shelves frame the tv adding visual interetest around the screen so it isnt just a floating black box.
Placing a tv over a fireplace mounting a television above a fireplace can double your viewing pleasure but the modern media application may not work in every setting. Recently wrote a lavishly illustrated book that elaborates on seven principles she considers the ingredients for good design tv above the fireplace amazing room see more. Going through the hundreds and thousands of interior design inspirations each month we have observed that the trend of placing the flat screen television above the fireplace is catching on like wildfire indeed.
The tv has space to breathe as the wall above the fireplace extends across the firebox as well as an adjacent built in bookcase. Putting a tv above the fireplace is not a new idea but sometimes it can just seem out of place. Im an interior designer with 20 years of experience in commercial and residential design and have run my own company for five years leicester says.
Pretty much every homeowner now wants their brand new led placed ever so beautifully above the dreamy modern fireplace. Tamara leicester of tamara heather interior design expertise. Mounting tv above love the stone and molding continuing up to the ceiling find this pin and more on home decorating by paula olsen.
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