17 Fireplace Wall Color Accents to Brighten Up Your Space

This post shows you the best fireplace wall color accents to try today.

Being the kind of a person who gets turned off by poor interior décor, I strive to ensure that I get the trending and classic style.

My motivation to get my fireplace looking great and inviting is the choice of color.

Well, if you are looking for the best wall color accent for your fireplace, look no further!

I will share with you, the most creative and unique fireplace wall color accents that will brighten up your space, so read on.

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Fireplace Wall Color Accents to Brighten Up Your Space

Black and white

Fireplace Wall Color Accents: Black and white
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Paint the fireplace pure white, then paint the space above the fireplace with black.

Include a brown wooden mantle to place your decorations like leaf plants.

This combination makes your fireplace attractive and eye-catching.

Plain white

Fireplace Wall Color Accents: Plain white
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Paint the fireplace and the walls with a plain white color.

This color makes the fireplace and the entire room bright and beautiful.

You can elevate the elegance by adding a golden grill to the fireplace and a wooden mantle where you can place a wall mirror and artwork decor.

Black and cream

Fireplace Wall Color Accents: Black and cream
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Paint the fireplace and the space above it with plain black and the wall with cream.

The combination of cream and black blends well to make the fireplace color-balanced.

To enhance the beauty, you can add your portrait images on the mantle.

Plain black

Fireplace Wall Color Accents: Plain black
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This serves best for a built-out fireplace.

Use a shiplap finish and paint the entire fireplace black.

To enhance the look, add a brown wooden mantle where you can place decorations like flowers and mount your TV screen above the fireplace.

Cream and white marble with touches of black

Fireplace Wall Color Accents: Cream and white marble with touches of black
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Paint the fireplace wall cream, then decorate the mantle with white marble with touches of black.

This combination showcases the luxury marble and stones with a unique texture, color, and pattern.

The colors make it classic, eye-catching, and more appealing creating an excellent relaxing mood.

Cream and brown

Fireplace Wall Color Accents: Cream and brown
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Paint the wall cream and the fireplace brown.

Add your favorite wallpaper around the mantle and two wall lighting bulbs, preferably color bulbs, above the fireplace to brighten the place.

With the lights on, you achieve translucent color lighting setting a special events mood.

Valspar black and white

Fireplace Wall Color Accents: Valspar black and white
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For your shiplap finished wall and fireplace, paint the wall white and the fireplace Valspar black.

This combination is amazing and magical because it changes significantly depending on the light making it sometimes navy blue and other times green.

You can add leaf plants to enhance the luxury.

Grey and white

Fireplace Wall Color Accents: Grey and white
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Paint the wall grey and the fireplace pure white.

The two colors blend well to make the place bright and neat.

Add a chimney to the fireplace to protect the corrosion of the wall by acids and other brick contaminants.

Use a wallpaper

Fireplace Wall Color Accents: Use a wallpaper
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 If you often change the outlook of your fireplace, use wallpapers to achieve the best wall color.

Choose your favorite plain color or pattern and stick it on the wall and fireplace.

To get a full effect, match the wallpaper pattern by painting the mantle the same color pattern in the outer, middle, and inner part order.

Dark blue, white, and brown

Fireplace Wall Color Accents: Dark blue, white, and brown
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Paint the wall dark blue, the fireplace mantle white, and the inner part of the mantle brown.

This combination makes the place look warm.

Enhance the outlook by adding a lampstand, an iron grill, a leaf plant, and your portrait images.

Grey and black

Fireplace Wall Color Accents: Grey and black
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Paint the wall grey and the fireplace mantle black.

This is a contemporary color design that makes your fireplace mantle look like it is made with ceramic tiles.

Enhance the elegance by using concave moldings that face inwards.

Pale grey and textured wallpaper

Fireplace Wall Color Accents: Pale grey and textured wallpaper
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Paint the entire wall pale grey, then peel and stick a textured wallpaper that matches the wall.

Add black cabinets on both sides of the fireplace and a black wooden mantle that matches them.

Decorate the place with leaf plants, a TV screen, and portrait images to make it look more appealing.

Natural tan and white

Fireplace Wall Color Accents: Natural tan and white
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Paint the wall plain white and build your fireplace using natural tan stones.

This combination makes the fireplace look like artwork placed in your room.

It makes the fireplace look simple yet classic and stylish demonstrating contentment and intentional decoration.

Calacatta blu marble and brown

Fireplace Wall Color Accents: Calacatta blu marble and brown
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Use calacatta blu marble to decorate the fireplace mantle and paint the wall brown.

This color combination brings a contemporary sophistication to your room.

Add an iron cast to elevate logs in the fireplace to improve the burning and lighting.

Green, white, and grey

Fireplace Wall Color Accents: Green, white, and grey
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Paint the back wall green and the upper part of the fireplace white, then paint the fireplace grey.

This combination creates a balanced color blend, with white being bright, green medium, and grey dull.

Add some flowers on the mantle to elevate the look of the place.

Reddish brown, white, and black

Fireplace Wall Color Accents: Reddish brown, white, and black
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Paint the wall reddish brown, the fireplace mantle white, and the inner part of the mantle black.

Have shelves painted white on both sides of the fireplace to match it.

The color combination makes the place bright and inviting, especially with the lights on.

Pale baby blue

Fireplace Wall Color Accents: Pale baby blue
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A pale baby blue color for your wall and fireplace gives it a dark look.

This color improves your room’s elegance, when you have lights on, making it favorable for special occasions.

You enjoy the beauty of the fire flames, the candles above the mantle, and the flowers.

Fireplace Wall Color Accents to Brighten Up Your Space

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