Rugged and gnarly best describe this burl wood fireplace mantel. This live edge redwood is native to the Pacific Northwest. Where it is harvested from the forest floor from logs and tree stump left behind by turn of the century loggers. Which is then cut into live edge wood and fireplace mantels. While each is one of a kind each live edge mantel this one is no different. With its unique live edge with a rich yet warm color tone along with a vivid curly wood grain pattern. Truly a statement piece for any fireplace. Whether a rustic home decor or contemporary modern a natural wood mantel will add warmth and is a great conversation piece. Adding a burl wood fireplace mantel will be one of the best desitions you will make. Also, consider adding a rustic dining table or natural wood coffee table all made from live edge wood.