In the years since 1871, Forshaw has established a national reputation for quality, dependability and service after the sale. Our experienced craftsmen employ only the finest materials to produce beautiful wood mantels that consumers have treasured for years in their homes. Working with oak, poplar and cherry woods, Forshaw offers a vast array of designs that will complement and enhance any decorating scheme. All our mantels (except for the Simplicity Series) are custom made just for your home. Wouldn’t you really rather have a handmade heirloom to finish your fireplace?