Living room is one the most important space in the house. The way you design your living room will affect to the atmosphere of the room. A living room with fireplace for example, it could provide you a warm feeling surround the place.
Besides functionality, a fireplace will improve the living room appearance into a cozy one. Even with small adjustment, it could be the focal point of the room. For beginning, you can use different shape of fireplace, be it rectangle or I shaped.
Try put some styles on the fireplace with additional touch of modern or traditional look. For simple treatment, you can put some decorative ornament and TV on different walls. There are still plenty decorating ideas for fireplace you can use besides adding ornament and TV.
You can use a similar treatment at long narrow space in your living room, or for outdoor fireplace if you want to. If you don’t know how to start, these living room with fireplace ideas can help you.
1. Simple Glamor Fireplace
A living room is not even a complete room without fireplace. It’s perfect addition for every room since has ability to spread warm feeling, especially at the winter.
Though, to create a glamor fireplace at living room, you don’t have to install fancy design with complex texture and pattern. Even the simplest design could provide glamorous look.
This rectangle design proves that simple fireplace can stand out among glamor interior and furniture. While the wall is painted in dark grey, the fireplace trim is painted in black.
2. Natural Tableau Fireplace
Even you can complete your fireplace full of natural element to bring more comfortability inside the room. For common application, natural element cab be formed as wooden material.
Just like what you see on this picture, the most used material in this living room is wood base. Even featured wall for housing fireplace is using wooden material at its base.
It equipped with open shelving at one side and TV in other side of fireplace. Several ornaments are added above the fireplace to get fun and playful atmosphere.
3. Formal Living Room Fireplace
The best application of fireplace should be blend with the entire design of living room. It will create a streamlined look since everything use the same design and tone.
The design is actually simple, and even you can put at a narrow space. It has geometric look and clean line which perfect for complimenting the bookrack at each side.
There is a metal frame outside the fireplace which useful to open the door without getting heat. The simplicity of this fireplace allows other interior and furniture remains stand out.
4. Lively Candle Fireplace
The main drawdown resulted from fireplace is black smoke surrounding it. To avoid that, you can use different media, it’s not a wood rather than a bunch of candles.
Here the best example of candle fireplace. With huge amount of candle, you can get the same warm as you get from wood material base. The best thing, you are free from black smoke.
Even great since incorporating with several ornament that lined up nicely next to it. By that, your rectangle fireplace will always clean just like every clean interior surround it.
5. White Marble Fireplace
The most common design for fireplace is box shaped, but you must assess your living room first before you apply this style. Other option is I shaped which frequently used for long narrow space.
This box shaped fireplace using herringbone details which made from white marble to create elegance design. It offers a continuity look to entire room as it has the similar tone.
The white at the marble is found at many parts, while the dark brown is found at the frame of the chair and table. It’s complimenting the flooring since using the similar hue.
6. Fireplace as Book Shelving Interior
The worse thing that mostly experienced by book lovers are about how to nicely store a book in living room. While if you have unused fireplace, then you can utilize it as bookrack.
Take this example if you don’t have any idea how to do it. This barren fireplace is transformed into shelving unit to store some books at the top and some ornament at the bottom.
To get a fancy look, try to give a mantel surrounding the mouth like blue tails or other color. It’s very useful for narrow room like this since you can save many spaces.
7. Dark Brick Fireplace
A simple way to redesign your fireplace is by giving a new painting to the bricks. In this case, the entire brick is being updated in dark black matte color.
It has similar color with the couch which later create a continuity look. To make the room more life, a several accents are applied at some decorative element.
The result is that the fireplace and the brick surround stands out perfectly to compliment the entire design. The same method is applicable for outdoor fireplace.
8. Fireplace On Display
Fireplace has many functions for your living room. Besides giving you a warm feeling, it can provide you additional storage as well, even limited for mini ornament only.
For example, you can use the top mantel as display spot for family picture. It provides you a gallery wall vibe just by putting several picture with different size on top.
It’s not only for family picture only, you can put something like holiday cards in this spot as well. Overall, this transformation is great for long narrow living room.
9. Elegant Glossy Fireplace
First, you have to put a fireplace and TV on different walls in order to get the best living room appearance. Just with single fireplace, it’s not enough to bring elegance.
It’s never easy to figure out the best combination between fireplace and TV. But this design shows how to arrange both element at the living room in nice way.
While the glossy fireplace is placed right at the middle in order to spread the warm in fair amount, the TV unit is put aside. By that, it will be the most enjoyable spot to watch TV.
10. Luxury Carved Fireplace
It’s not easy task to make a fireplace becomes a focal point of the room. You need to perform different treatment to that fireplace, by carved them for example.
This fireplace is the real focal point for this living room. Not only because the position, but also because the detailed carving that applied nicely surrounding the fireplace.
Even great with bi-fold glass door which patterned in certain way. Count more with the whole interior and décor inside the room, it’s a cozy and luxury at every details.
11. Reclaimed Wood Fireplace
There are plenty ideas on how to create the best fireplace at living room. Among them, using some reclaimed wood is very advisable, of course with some consideration.
Since reclaimed wood is less strong compared to other material like brick or stone, you must perform different treatment to ensure it remains still for long time.
By that, reclaimed wood is mostly used as the outer layer only, not entire construction. It will give you a maximum effect if you can arrange them nicely as it seen from this very room.
12. Matte Color Fireplace
There are unlimited ways to create a living room becomes fancy one. You can add fireplace for the first, then use some unique color to entire room for the second.
If you still don’t get it, just take a look at this picture. The living room is painted in pale white then fireplace is colored in black to give a bold statement about their existence.
It completed with colorful interior that using pale shade, or in this case matte color. With this such beauty, you can copy the same method if you have an outdoor fireplace.
13. Modern Living Room Fireplace
In every living space, a fireplace is usually used as a focal point that will give a massive impact to entire room. Though, you can minimize the impact of fireplace existence.
In a neat and modern living room like this, the fireplace is set to be small compared to artwork above. At a glance, perhaps you don’t even notice that this is actually fireplace.
With the big size of artwork, every eyes are naturally attracted to the painting even the fireplace is a part of the wall. By that, you can lessen the impact of fireplace.
14. Trendy Living Room Fireplace
A fireplace could be the most versatile element at living room. One reason, you can put every style on it without losing their characteristic and function.
Just like what you see on this design, the living room is embracing modern look that can be seen from current interior and furniture all over the room which are being trend nowadays.
This decorating ideas for living room are perfect for modern house, while the fireplace acts as center piece of living room. It’s perfect place to spend the whole day for sure.
15. Traditional Living Room Fireplace
Traditional fireplace has one thing in common, huge and simple. As it seen from this simple rectangle design that equipped with impressive mantel surround it.
With its huge size, this fireplace will dominate the space and spread the warm effectively. What’s more, giving this living room a sense of glamour and grandeur.
The color of this fireplace is also different from the wall, a bit darkens compared to entire design. It makes this traditional fireplace is arguably more stand out.
16. Classic Living Room Fireplace
In the term of home décor, white is synonymous as classic color and always considered as neutral color. So, if you want to have a real classic look, try to use white color to the whole space.
It has rounded shape at every details that thickened the classic atmosphere. The black color is accentuating the entire design more elegant at its best.
Overall it’s nice combination between white and black color, no matter you use I shaped or rectangle shaped. Even more great with several ornaments that positioned surround it.
17. Tiled Living Room Fireplace
Many people want to update their fireplace with something new in order to get modern and fancy look. But modern is not always being the best in the term of fireplace.
An old fireplace design can stand out as well as the new one. Take a look to this classic tiled fireplace. It’s will always stand out through the time even frequently uses.
The best thing about this fireplace model, you have additional space above it to store various ornament like painting, plantation, vases, and TV.
18. Fireplace and TV On Different Walls
Combining fireplace and TV on different walls will bring extraordinary warm to the living room. You can try this at your living room if you want to get comfortable space at your home.
It’s small living room with fireplace and full of decorative ornament. The unique thing about this design is the position of fireplace which not at the middle.
While the warm might not spread in fair amount, but it’s still a good complement for living room. Especially with various furniture that applied inside the room.
19. Stone Fireplace with TV
TV and fireplace are two must-have elements at living room. As you might know, living room is a place for family gathering, and without TV and fireplace, they never feel get amused.
Though, many design puts fireplace and TV on different walls to avoid get heated. But with some refinement, you can put those two together at once in feature wall.
To avoid the TV getting heated quickly, the is a wood block to separate both of them. The key is, try to use additional component when installing and never attach TV to the wall directly.
20. Ornamental Living Room Fireplace
Get yourself a gorgeous living room with fireplace by adding various ornamental elements. As it seen at this design, there are many additional elements at this room.
Among those elements, the most noticeable is huge size mirror that placed above the fireplace. It has classic style with additional carved in the frame.
Right next to the wall, there are paintings, books, mini sculpture, plantation, and others. Even though, this small fireplace can stand nicely to be a center of piece.
21. Minimalist Living Room Fireplace
It’s a common to arrange some interior and furniture around fireplace, but it must be done carefully. Especially if you don’t compliment the fireplace with additional door.
This is a simple and practical white living room, as well as with fireplace design. Positioned right at the middle, this fireplace could be the source of every warm that spreading at the room.
Since has minimalist design, never bother yourself to add various decorating ideas for complimenting the look. A unique painting and big size artwork are more than enough.
22. Colorful and Patterned Fireplace
One way to boost a fun atmosphere at living room is by using color combination. The application can take many forms. For example, by updating the paint or using different pattern.
As you might see, this living room using different color to create a playful and fun feeling, while the pattern provides unique impression around the place.
A small fireplace is then surrounded by unique Mediterranean pattern and rustic touch in the trim, as well as in the flooring. Don’t forget about the patterned curtains too.
23. Farmhouse Living Room Fireplace
A fireplace is a flexible element at living room which you can apply different style and touch on it. If you love some farmhouse touch, you can apply it as well.
In this design, farmhouse touch can be seen from exposed stone around the fireplace. Even with simple touch, you can get the full farmhouse effect, especially with wood panel above fireplace.
It’s narrow living room type with the fireplace as the center piece. Though, the arrangement between fireplace, exposed stone, and vertical shiplap bring friendly atmosphere to entire room.
24. Mosaic Living Room Fireplace
Even with long narrow living room type, you still have a chance to make a wonderful fireplace, complete with TV on it. All you need is by performing minor update to fireplace.
Take this fireplace design for example. It’s actually a simple fireplace design but getting updated by adding some mosaic tiles around the surface. It simple update, yet impactful.
The mosaic pattern offers solid look to entire space since using the same color tone, while at the same provides a feeling of fun surrounding the place which everyone loves.
25. White Brick Fireplace
Some dwellers are hesitant to give a painting to the fireplace brick in order to keep the originality. On the contrary, there are also homeowner who painting the brick.
But looking at this design, this painted fireplace brick also wonderful since blending nicely to entire room. It creates streamlined look because everything is painted in white.
So, no matter what the type of fireplace that you have, be it I shaped or box shaped, you have a chance to apply the same technique. But be sure, you may not be able to restore the brick to its natural look.
26. Copper Fireplace Style
While having a fireplace can increase the living room appearance, but sometimes can lessen as well. Especially from black smoke that resulted during the burning process.
The easy to handle this kind of problem is by applying some copper or metal material surrounding the fireplace mouth. With this material, you can clean easily just with single wipe.
Gold copper is also offer artisanal element for the living room. With its durability and functionality, this method is also applicable for outdoor fireplace against the weather.
27. Fireplace with Built-In Shelving
It’s a common application that fireplace is usually accompanied with built-in shelving at each side. But how to make it perfectly? This design gives you answer how to do it perfectly.
As you can see, the feature wall is dedicated to fireplace only, then the shelving unit is positioned right at each side. It’s simple shelving unit without any fancy pattern actually.
This arrangement creates a symmetry and balance look to the whole space. As a compliment for the design, this small fireplace is equipped with a door to avoid the fire being spillage.
28. Unique Glass Fireplace
You have plenty ideas to create the best living room with fireplace. In fact, you don’t have to attach the fireplace at a dedicated wall just like traditional design.
This glass fireplace is extraordinary and stand out at the next level compared to other design. It’s not attached to wall and use glass as the main material.
Through its unique shape, this glass fireplace will be the best focal point and the main attraction of the room. It’s a simple application actually, but amazing for every details.
29. Grey Living Room Fireplace
For long time, grey is considered as versatile color because it can blend perfectly with various design and style of living room. As you can see, this room is painted only in grey color.
To avoid boring, a fireplace would be necessarily needed. This contemporary living room is incorporated with modern fireplace design which stands out perfectly among the space.
The best thing about this design is the position of fireplace which looks like floating, compared to other model that usually placed at the ground.
30. Elegant Living Room Fireplace
For everyone who wants to get a cozy look in living room, the only thing that you should add is fireplace. It dramatically improves the living room appearance into something more.
This elegant living room is more stand out just because a simple living room. With a fireplace there, the space is just feel more welcoming compared to before.
A gold accent surrounding the fireplace giving elegant touch even just a little. While the blue backdrop gives a clear statement that the wall is dedicated only to fireplace housing.
Whether you have small or big living room, there is always a way to add fireplace to improve your room even at narrow space. A living room with fireplace and TV will dramatically increase the room function. Plenty decorating ideas for fireplace still available, like simple modern or traditional cozy.
Living room with fireplace ideas are not limited by a space or anything. Just take one design and try to apply to your living room with some adjustment.