Fireplaces

  • Cast Stone Fireplace Mantels
    Cast stone fireplace mantels open a door to all sorts of exciting design options. Whether you're moving into a new house or condominium or renovating the one you've already enjoyed for years, a firepl....
  • Wrought Iron Andirons
    Anyone who has experience with fireplaces knows that burning wood directly on the floor of the fireplace doesn't really work. A good fire needs good air circulation, so it's almost imperative that th....
  • Affordable Fireplace Mantels
    Surprisingly, perhaps, affordable fireplace mantels are the rule rather than the exception. It's true that if you have a budget you will probably be obliged to rule out genuine stone mantels. Marble, ....
  • Oakland Fireplaces
    Oakland fireplaces are a contemporary update on the traditional fireplace design with heavy wooden mantel. In contrast, the Oakland design features a flat black body with either brass or nickel trim, ....
  • Electric Fireplace Manufacturers
    Electric fireplace manufacturers have been producing realistic "fake fire" hearths for generations. While the styles and technologies behind these products differ, the ultimate goal is the same: to re....
  • Free Standing Electric Stoves
    Free standing electric stoves have a bit of a repetitive name: the only true free standing stoves have to be electric. Wood- or gas-burning stoves don't stand freely because they have to be connected ....
  • Cast Iron Trivets
    Cast iron trivets are wonderful accessories for those who love old fashioned items in the home. Interestingly enough, the word trivet actually comes from the old English trifet, which literally means....
  • Fireplace Mantels - Stone or Wood
    Fireplaces and fireplace mantels are certainly a defining element in home decor. You would think--given that we've had fire for 500,000 years, and houses for about 4,000--that they have a long history....
  • Gas Fireplace Accessories
    Gas fireplaces are a great addition to any home. They provide cheap, efficient heat, they look great, and they are much easier to maintain than a traditional wood fireplace. If you're looking to buy....
  • Limestone Mantels
    The soft pale look of limestone mantels has always appealed to you. It is as elegant as marble (and as formal) but not so cold, not so formidable. The question you might be wondering about is the diff....