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Traditional Fireplace Mantel Shelves

Mantels Direct features an extensive selection of traditional, rustic, timber, and cast stone mantel shelves. Our Traditional Shelves are available in a variety of wood types including: Poplar for Painting, Poplar for Staining, Red Oak, Cherry, Maple, Pine and MDF for Painting. Each of these classic shelves are available in stain and paint finishes to complement each wood type. Shelves are available in standard and custom lengths, as well as unique configurations to fit your application. You will find that all of our fireplace mantel shelves are easy-to-install. We specialize in custom fireplace mantel shelves and are able to offer them at very affordable prices with quick turnaround times. Each shelf is made to order and generally ship in 1-2 weeks. Let one of our trained Mantel Specialists help you create the perfect addition for your fireplace or wall.

Our Quick Ship Wood Fireplace Mantel Shelves (look for the red tag) are available in standard sizes/finishes and are perfect for those time sensitive projects. *These items ship within 24 - 48 hours. *Note: Some items labeled as Quick Ship are also available in custom sizes/colors/finishes and will generally ship in 1-2 weeks. Click the item to learn more.

Traditional Mantel Shelf Designs


More than 30 Styles and 25 Finishes, Starting at $99!
We offer a great selection of Classic and Quick Ship Wood Mantel Shelves in a variety of styles. Select your shelf to learn more about size and finish options. If you'd like assistance, see Measuring for Custom Sizes and Unique Shapes, to fill out our dimension worksheet and we will happily do the specification work for you. Our expert staff is ready to help with any questions regarding wood mantel shelves.

Our Traditional Designs Fireplace Mantel Shelves are available unfinished or with the finish of your choice.Click here for swatches
  • Semi-gloss White Paint on Poplar or MDF (available on Amherst & Covington only)
  • Vintage White Paint on Poplar
  • Clear Polyurethane available on all stainable wood types (except Poplar)
  • Vintage Premium Oak stain on Red Oak
  • Golden Oak stain on Red Oak
  • Provincial stain on Red Oak, Cherry, or Poplar
  • Red Mahogany stain on Red Oak, Cherry, or Poplar
  • Chocolate, Cherry, or Ginger stain on Poplar
  • Vintage Premium Cherry stain on Poplar
  • Fruitwood stain on Maple
  • Driftwood or Rustic Provincial (available on Vail only)
  • Custom finishes and wood types are also available – Call us for details!

    Traditional Designs All decorative trim, crown molding and carved or fluted lengths used in the construction of our Traditional Designs wood mantels are solid "wood of choice." To help insure against warpage and because it is better suited to potentially high heat situations, mantel top and other flat boards may be constructed of a high quality wood product with a furniture grade veneer in the "wood of choice." Poplar for Painting • Poplar for Staining • Pine for Staining • Cherry • Maple • Red Oak
Don't forget our limited time offer of Free Shipping on mantel shelves.
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