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100 days of DIY Countdown: Day 52

Posted by: kateg 3 years, 3 months ago

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Invest a little cash and get a big improvement in how your home looks and feels. The editors of This Old House give you their top tips:

Screen Your Fireplace for Warm Weather

How to do it: Retool your fireplace for spring with a screen made from a salvaged section of iron fence. Get one that's slightly larger than your firebox opening so that you can secure it to the surround. Add hook-on hangers to hold potted blooms.

Estimated cost: 
One 50-inch-wide-by-36-inch-tall iron section with a fleur-de-lis detail, about $75;Sarasota Architectural Salvage. Ace flowerpot holders, about $9 each; Ace Hardware

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