All text will be carved in capitals with the first letter being slightly larger in size.
Each mantel is sanded to a smooth satin finish on the facing sides making it a very tactile feature of your home. , All facing edges and surface cracks are sanded smooth so no one complains of splinters!
This oak has been air dried for seven years, each mantel will have cracks running the length of the wood. Further cracking and movement may occur as the oak dries to the humidity of your home adding to the character.
Each order will take 2-3 weeks to despatch. This is due to each mantel being hand made to order which includes sourcing the oak, sanding, carving and waxing the mantle.
Each mantel requires a proffessional to install by either placing into brickwork or fixing directly to a wall. Please not this is not a loadbearing item and should not be placed as a form of structural support.
Approx 9 x 5 inches by 5 foot of solid oak. However other sizes can be requested from 4×4 to 5×4, 6×5 etc.
If you need this sooner, please don’t be put off, just get in touch to see if we can accommodate by emailing dave@houseofcarvings