How to turn a tree into a mantle

In this particular project, the client wanted to incorporate part of the natural surroundings into their renovation. What better way to do that then to custom mill and install a tree that had fallen from a previous wind storm.


Debark and saw log in half


Plane and square off all ends


Custom weld iron bar to support mantle


Fasten log to the wall


Prepare surface for the tiles


Final product

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