Choosing the Material for Your Mantel

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The mantle is a part of your gas fireplace that shouldn’t be ignored. It has a huge effect on the design of the fireplace, and therefore on the design of your entire space. The following are a few of the materials that you can use for your mantel: Cast iron – Iron was once one of the most popular mantel choices a few hundred years ago. Its … [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...]

Consider Designing Your Gas Fireplace Surround With Tile

Consider Designing Your Gas Fireplace Surround With Tile

Most people hear the word fireplace and think of brick surrounds and large mantles. Today's fireplace design ideas have kept up with creative home interior trends and insured that they never lose their beautiful combination of function and fashion. Using tile as the surround for your gas fireplace opens up a world of possibilities. Hand-painted … [Read more...]