Don't make a choice between style and support when it comes to your mantel corbels - you can have it all! The Blue Ridge Mantel Corbel is an elegantly styled wood corbel that is designed to bear weight and serve as a support for your mantel beam. Simply install the metal bracket to the wall, fix the wood corbel to it, then install the mantel beam on top of your corbels! This installation method makes finishing a breeze - you can stain or paint your corbels pre or post-installation. The fireplace design of your dream comes down to the details. With the Blue Ridge Mantel Corbel, you can use a variety of beam styles. From MDF boxes to stainless and solid wood beams, the Blue Ridge Mantel Corbel is perfect for the job of supporting your room's centerpiece.