Really have to do something to make the fireplace pop. Built-in shelving around a fireplace doesn't have to be cumbersome! These small accent pieces add the storage you need but don't overpower the space. C&M Home Builders, Eau Claire, Wis.
The flat screen TV over the linear fireplace looks super cool! Worried about the heat too close to the TV? MantelMount TV Wall Mount, designed for flat screens over fireplaces, has color-changing heat sensor handles!