Concrete not only enhances Fireplace Hearths & Mantels, it’s safer than wood or other materials – (see note below on high temperature warnings)

Ancient Art Concrete Countertops – Fabricated by Hand… by Artisans

Concrete Fireplace surround Austin Texas

Concrete Fireplace Surround and Hearth in 1940’s East Austin Home

floating concrete hearth and mantel

Concrete Fireplace Hearth and Mantel in Barton Creek – Austin, TX. The mantel was a huge monolithic casting 6″ thick and 10 feet long. It had to be flipped by a forklift!

 

Some images below from Buddy Rhodes Studio