Create a Beautiful Barrier in a Large Open Space With a 2-Sided Fireplace

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Open floor plans are very common in many homes, while they are fantastic they can pose a design challenge: How do you create separate spaces? A great way to differentiate between certain areas of your home is to section off the space visually. A great way to do this is to install a two-sided fireplace. Sectioning an area can be as simple as the placement … [Read more...]

Summer is the Time to Service Your Fireplace

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In the hot summer months the last thing you’re probably thinking about doing is turning on your radiant gas fireplaces. After all, you’re probably running your central air conditioning and using ceilings fans a considerable amount of the time. However, summer is one of the best times to have your fireplace serviced for a variety of reasons. Safety Even … [Read more...]

Tips for Hiding the Television Above the Fireplace

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For many families, the television really is the center of the living room. After all, many gather there on a regular basis. However, you don’t always want the TV to be the focal point in your room from a design perspective – especially when you’ve placed your TV over a fireplace. Instead, hiding the television when it isn’t in use can help you create … [Read more...]