For a truly rustic feel to add to your new or existing home, consider installing a timeless Timber fireplace mantel shelf. MantelsDirect.com offers New England Timber Works designs exclusively. A family owned and operated American outfit, New England Timber Works has been working in construction and design with timber for over three decades. Their distinctive timber fireplace mantel shelves are handcrafted, following the tradition of authentic timber framing. All of their joinery is mortise and tenon secured with oak pegs and they offer western hem-fir or Eastern White Pine as standard woods, but others are available upon request. Their frames are cut from Hem-fir, Doug Fir, Dried Oak, standing dead larch, and many varieties of reclaimed wood and they are known for their special details in joinery. No two frames are ever cut the same, making each shelf as unique as you are.
Finishing Options And Wood Types
Each mantel shelf design is available in your choice of four solid wood types and comes completely finished in your choice of stain color. Available in standard or custom sizes, below are the available wood types:
- White Pine
- Douglas Fir
Colors available are Fresh Sawn, Autumn Leaf, Pinecone, Clear, Honeytone, and Birch Bark. Colors may vary with the type of wood chosen. TimberJack® is a specially-developed product used for the application to interior and exterior log and timber frame homes. Formulated to add beauty and protection to your investment in wood, TimberJack conveys remarkable natural hues to augment the rustic character of most types of logs and wood surfaces.
Installing a Timber Fireplace Mantel Shelf is one of the easiest ways to add a rustic centerpiece to your home. When considering updating your home with one of these mantel shelves, contact MantelsDirect.com to provide their expert advice on all-things fireplace for your home.