Fireplaces

  • Mesquite Mantels
    If you'd like a flavor of the American southwest in your home design, you want to look at mesquite mantels. Mesquite is perhaps the most common small tree/shrub of the desert southwest. A deciduous me....
  • Wood Stove Polish
    Stoves and fireplaces are a great thing to have in the home, but they do require some maintenance to keep them running smoothly and looking nice. One of the biggest problems with hot appliances like ....
  • Unique Fireplace Mantels
    Unique fireplace mantels are largely a product of individual creativity. The fireplace has been a focal point of the home since well before London made it illegal to build chimneys of clay and wattle ....
  • 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....
  • Fireplace Trim
    Fireplace trims are the final piece in the fireplace puzzle. The surrounds are the structure around the cavity of the fireplace, and the mantel is the shelf on the top. In electric fireplaces, the hea....
  • Cast Iron Steamers
    It's an odd thing when you live in a dry house--you never quite understand why the air is always so dry, but it's always noticeable. This is often an issue in winter time, when your home's heating sy....
  • Furnace Cement
    Having a stove in your home has a lot of benefits: a great look, wonderfully inexpensive heat, and the pride that comes with owning (and using) this kind of old fashioned device. The downside of a st....
  • 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....