Wood Fireplace Mantels

Create a statement with wood fireplace mantels made of poplar, cherry, maple or oak from America's quality source for wood mantel designs. Mantels Direct is proud to offer a large selection of high-quality wood mantels in standard and custom fireplace mantel sizes. Each of our Wood Mantel collections contains several wood mantel designs that are available in a variety of sizes, wood types and finishes.

Our wood mantels are:
  • Designed to overlap your facing material and provide a finished transition between wall, facing and firebox
  • Simple to specify – we offer easy-to-follow mantel measuring tools including: illustrated measuring instructions and our exclusive online specifying/quote form Let us to do the work!)
  • Able to be paired with our own Surround Facing Kits which includes a variety of marble, granite and limestone selections
  • Easy to install, with just a few tools and limited skill, you can quickly install your mantel kit

Wood Fireplace Mantels

We are happy to work with your size requirements to create a custom fireplace mantel to meet your needs. Most styles can be made as a cabinet or corner fireplace mantel unit to accommodate traditional, gas or electric fireplaces. Whether you are remodeling, replacing or are involved with a new construction project, a fireplace surround from Mantels Direct is adaptable to most settings. Please reference our measuring instructions, fill out our easy measure form or call us for help at 888.493.8898. Feel free to send us pictures and/or rough drawings.

Our wood mantels are available in several wood types & finish options including:

  • Semi-gloss White Paint on Poplar or MDF* (available in Valueline 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
  • Rustic finishes for Pine, Douglas Fir, and Oak (Timber Mantels)

*note: All MDF "unfinished" mantels are primed prior to delivery.

Most of our traditional wood fireplace mantels are made to order whether they are standard or custom sized fireplace surrounds. We can build you a custom fireplace mantel in any style for your fireplace; from an oak mantel to a painted poplar mantel, Mantels Direct can build it.

A fireplace surround is generally shipped in 1-2 weeks with exceptions for Timber Mantels (4-6 weeks) and for special circumstances. Please contact us with any questions about special circumstances or delivery.

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 for mantel delivery.


We offer Marble & Granite Facing Surround Kits that complement our wood mantels.
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Marble Mantels
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