More homes now are built with fireplaces, but that wasn’t always the case. The American relationship with fireplaces has been off and on over the decades but we always swing back to them because at the end of the day, a cozy fire is relaxing. In the past not all homes have had fireplaces and even today some aren’t built with one.
But, you want one.
Adding a fireplace to an existing home actually isn’t that big of a deal. It’s not a DIY project, but if your home meets the minimum requirements a contractor can make this major home upgrade. Not only will you get to enjoy a fire on those cold nights, you also get to see your home’s value increase. So, for a modest amount, as far as major home improvement goes, you get the joy of a fireplace and a big boost in sales when it comes time to move onto your next home.
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We want to help you reduce your carbon footprint and bring your fireplace green! We will go over information, tips, and how-tos, to help bring your fireplace to an eco-friendly status!
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If you're thinking of buying a fireplace for your home, you need to ask yourself these essential questions to ensure you'll find the perfect style and type that meets your and your home's requirements.
Installing a fireplace is always worth the time and effort. It may be a challenging task, but having hat rustic, cozy image of flickering flames combined with a natural source of heat, makes it a rewarding endeavor.
Indoor fireplaces are a stunning focal point to any home. Restoring or adding one in your humble abode is a fantastic way to enhance its cozy factor during the winter season. Not only does it provide a warm ambiance but boost your home's value as well.
Are you debating whether or not to toss out that old pellet stove or add a chic electric fireplace, all the while wondering if zone heating is worth it? Let us reassure you that it is. But first, what is zone heating? And how does it compare to a central heating system?
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Fireplace Doors Online is all about style, performance, and safety when it comes to fireplaces. That's why we wanted to address a huge controversy: "Can I mount my TV over my fireplace?" While our first inclination is to say, "No! Absolutely not!", we didn't want to put tongue in cheek and overlook certain issues that apply to this situation. We're here to give you all the pros and cons, do and don'ts, and "if this then that" associated with this debate!