Fireplaces

  • Fireplace Ideas
    Fireplace ideas, unlike most pipe dreams (or even stovepipe dreams), don't have to go up in smoke. In fact, some fireplaces don't even allow smoke--or dangerous gas fumes, either. Electric appliances ....
  • Symphony Fireplaces
    Symphony fireplaces by Dimplex are as beautiful as they are practical. And since the world's leading electric heating company makes them, you know they are built well. Dimplex's commitment to innovati....
  • Fan Controls
    Installing fans in your rooms or ducts is a great way to increase the air circulation throughout your house. Installing a fan is easy enough (most are simple plug-in models that don't require any too....
  • Fireplace Mantel Shelves
    There's no question that fireplace mantel shelves are a boon to interior designers. After all, fireplaces are the focal point of a room. Think about it: what's the first thing your eye gravitates to a....
  • Silicone Sealant
    When it comes to building or repairing a fireplace, it's absolutely necessary to use the right materials. Mortars and sealants that work fine under normal temperature conditions run the risk of break....
  • Carved Mantels
    Carved mantels are especially effective in any design scheme. After all, fireplaces--having been the natural focal point of any room since the first was cut out of a castle wall 900 years ago--continu....
  • Fireplace Inserts
    Fireplace inserts are aptly named, for they are modern, gas or gel fuel-burning fireplaces that are literally inserted into an existing masonry fireplace. They can also be inserted into a firebox, whi....
  • Cottage Fireplaces
    Cottage fireplaces conjure up images right out of a Norman Rockwell painting: snowy rooftops and puffing chimneys on the outside, kids and hot cocoa on the inside. It's too bad you just can't dismantl....
  • Ventless Fireplace Inserts
    Ventless fireplace inserts can usually be found in home and garden centers, barbecue specialty stores, and from online retailers. Ventless fireplace inserts are basically fireboxes with decorative cer....
  • Fireplace Inserts
    Fireplace inserts fit inside the shell of empty fireplaces to create a complete system and one that is generally more efficient than traditional fireplaces. There are three common scenarios where elec....