Fireplaces

  • Energy Saving Products
    Energy saving products like extra-thick windows and hybrid cars not only save energy now, but they save money in the long run. Plus, they establish a great example for conservation that the entire pla....
  • Kitchen Fireplaces
    Kitchen fireplaces are popular again, and it's been long time coming. The primary fire in a home--the hearth--was always the central meeting place: for meals, warmth, and socializing. In time, after w....
  • Circulating Fans
    Maintaining the right temperature in all of the rooms in your house can be a difficult task. This is especially true if you live in an old house with a single large fireplace or stove that does have ....
  • Fireplace Mantel Designs
    The many choices you have in fireplace mantel designs might at first seem overwhelming. We've come a long way, after all, from the rough cut into the stone wall of a medieval English castle. The quest....
  • Gas Fireplace Keys
    Gas fireplaces have a lot of benefits, but they can also be pretty dangerous. When you're installing a gas fireplace, it's extremely important to make sure that all the seals are as tight as possible....
  • Log Mantels
    For a rustic decor, log mantels are ideal. Maybe you have a house in the mountains that just doesn't lend itself to the formality of city or suburb houses. Then again, perhaps you're a traditionalist ....
  • Apartment Fireplaces
    Fireplaces for apartments now exist, thanks to the new breed of clean-burning, portable "faux" fireplaces available to home dwellers of every type. Whether you live in a large home or a rented flat, y....
  • Hand-built Fireplace Mantels
    Hand-built fireplace mantels are a rewarding project, to say the very least. The fireplace, after all, is the focal point of the room. Cooking has fled to the kitchen and heating has moved (usually) t....
  • Sunjel Fireplaces
    Sunjel fireplaces are usually portable, ventless models that require no electricity, gas hookups or ventilation systems such as chimneys or fans. Instead, the fuel they rely on for burning real flames....
  • Fake Fireplaces
    Fake fireplaces sound like such a Hollywood thing: pretty to look at, but, well--fake. And I should know. I lived in Hollywood for two years, and fake is everything. Fake stories, fake special effects....