Before and After - Fireplace & Hearth

Before and After - Fireplace & Hearth

As mentioned in yesterday’s post, Ruth’s father bought this house in March, 1923, and in May, he and Ruth’s mother were married standing in front of the fireplace in the house. Though it was in bad shape when we moved in, we’ve been able to clean up the bricks and the tile hearth with the help of a surprising “secret ingredient.”

Here are before and after photos (the photo captions reveal the secret)

Posted by Melanie Tagged as: home renovation

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