Tiling a Fireplace: Practical Advice for how to Tile a Hearth

living room with a tiled fireplace
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Tiling a fireplace can be relatively simple job that a DIYer can undertake — however, this does depend on what your fireplace looks like. Fireplace surrounds with intricate bases might mean some tricky cutting using tools that aren't necessarily known for their fine detail work. 

Luke Arthur Wells

Luke Arthur Wells is an award-winning interiors blogger and stylist. His blog has been one of Vuelio's top 10 interior blogs for four years running, and he recently won the Best Creative Skill category at the Amara Interior Blog Awards. Luke has worked with some of the UK's biggest brands, from John Lewis and Made to Farrow & Ball and B&Q. He's a big DIYer, and loves coming up with creative woodwork projects for his home, a Victorian terrace renovation in Essex.