One of the things we love is the ability for painting to completely transform a fireplace. On our site we have many different methods for updating an old fireplace, but this home’s fireplace has a one of a kind paint job. This gorgeous home, listed for sale at the time of writing, has a beautiful large marble mantel around the fireplace. What is so interesting about this? The mantel isn’t actually made of marble. An artist painted the marble look on the original mantel in the home and immediately transformed the look of the whole fireplace. Check out the article!