Fireplace Tools

If your new home has a fireplace or if you are thinking about installing a fireplace in your home or implementing new fireplace design ideas then you need to make sure that you also get all the right fireplace tools. A fireplace tool set performs a variety of functions and can provide style and decoration …

Fireplace Accessories

If you are moving into a new home that has a fireplace then you will want to make sure you have all the right fireplace accessories. Fireplace tools range in function, style, and price. Depending on what type of fireplace you have, you will need different fireplace accessories. Wood burning fireplace accessories probably need the …

Modern Stylish Fireplace Design

As a homeowner, I’m sure you’ll agree that nothing brings more warmth and comfort during the winter than a fireplace. Sure, it’s primary purpose is to keep you from freezing during the winter season but if it not cold anymore, the fireplace loses its purpose. Now, since the fireplace is just useful during the winter …

Maintaining Your Electric Fireplace

An electric fireplace is an extremely useful addition to any home. It offers the comfortable, cozy ambiance of a traditional fireplace, without the inefficiency, dirt, and mess. Plus, unlike a traditional fireplace, your electric model isn’t much of a fire hazard. It’s the perfect fit for any modern home, and can be used to replace …

Gas Fireplace Logs

Gas Fireplace Logs – What You Need to Know Before You Buy Gas fireplaces are considered to be practical and affordable, making it a great option for a lot of homeowners. These gas fireplaces are safe and have the same advantages of traditional fireplaces without the hassle. Furthermore, they provide country farms and large houses …

Do I Need a Fireplace Blower?

Everybody loves gathering around the fireplace especially in a cold winter evening while watching the fire burning and listening to the crackling logs. A fireplace can be the most beautiful spot in your house, and it can be a great source of warmth and heat at the same time. You are right. A fireplace provides …

Fireplace Hearth Ideas

In the days before centralized heating became common in homes, the fireplace hearth was the center of the home, the place where the family would gather on cold winter nights to read, share stories about the day’s happenings or simply enjoy the warmth of the fire. Although by strict definition the hearth refers to the …

Direct Vent Fireplaces – Great for Limited Space

If you’ve always wanted a fireplace in your home but did not have the room for a traditional fireplace, a direct vent fireplace which uses propane or natural gas provides the solution. Instead of venting through a chimney, this type of fireplace vents directly to the outside through a hole in an exterior wall. It …

Wood Fireplace Insert Ideas

It shouldn’t come as any surprise that Americans are becoming more conscientious about the money they spend. For all that can be said about the economic downturn and the events that have resulted in the last two years, one may certainly see that a frugality has been reintroduced to Americans that we haven’t seen in …

Fireplace Designs

When thinking about how to design your ideal fireplace, there are many factors to consider. To begin with, you’ll want to take your overall home design into consideration. Then, on a smaller scale the room that the fireplace will be located in should be taken into account. This will ensure that the design of your …