Improvements in technology give homeowners beautiful design options, increased energy efficiency and the ability to add a fireplace virtually anywhere—even if you don’t have a chimney.
While a roaring fire sounds romantic, the reality is that many conventional fireplaces are often closed off and unused. Homeowners have found they are inefficient and a source of drafts and pollution. However, with today’s inserts, the interest in fireplaces can be rekindled.
Wood stoves are a great way to bring warmth, ambiance and relief from heating bills to your home, but they must be properly sized and installed to provide safe, efficient heat.
New technology and smart packaging bring fireplaces to small places. These electric fireplaces are upscale furniture pieces that can be assembled with ease and plugged in anywhere for warmth and beauty.
More than one-third of Americans use fireplaces, wood stoves and other fuel-fired appliances as primary heat sources in their homes. Unfortunately, many people are unaware of the fire risks when heating with wood and solid fuels.
A new fireplace can improve your heating efficiency, and add warmth and charm to your home, without disrupting your floor plan, raising your roof, or running miles of flue pipe.