Another thing you can do in a living room with high ceilings is place a stunning piece of artwork above the fireplace in order to draw the eye.
16. Wood and Metal
Want to do something unique with your fireplace? Then there’s definitely plenty of inspiration to be drawn from this example.
17. The Little Touches
It’s a subtle thing, but the silver guard placed in front of the fireplace in this example totally makes the look.
In a contemporary home, you want to think about how geometric shapes and shelves can be combined to accentuate the look of a fireplace.
19. Wood and Stone
You’ve got to love the contemporary spin that this fireplace puts on the traditional wood panels and stone design.
20. Negative Space
Black is an uncommon wall color, but when paired with white, it can work quite well in terms of framing the “negative space” of a fireplace.