Tips for Hanging Stockings From Your Mantel

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One of the easiest ways to get your home into the holiday spirit is to hang stockings from your fireplace mantel. However, hanging stockings using nails can leave unsightly holes in your mantel. Here are a fireplace design ideas for hanging your holiday stockings without using nails. Go Natural: Bring the outdoors in by using a branch to hang your … [Read more...]

Spruce Up Your Fireplace Before the Holidays

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With the holidays fast approaching, you may have neglected your fireplace until now. Taking a look at it, it may need an update. Will it be a good backdrop for those beloved family holiday photos, or a place to steer away from? Not to worry, here are some great fireplace design ideas to rescue your hearth, or help you find a totally new one. Adding glass … [Read more...]

Preparation and Proper Maintenance are the Keys to Home Fireplace Safety

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Having a fireplace in your home can provide a number of benefits, from providing additional comfort during the colder months of the year to giving your interior design a beautiful focal point. However, it’s important that you keep the following fireplace safety tips in mind: Maintenance – Routine maintenance such as cleaning the glass and replacing … [Read more...]