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Fireplace Mantels: Designs and Materials

Fireplace mantels are as varied as the hearths themselves. Many different materials, such as wood, metal or stone can be used, depending on the type of look one wants to achieve. Design of the room and materials used for the hearth may also influence which type of unit is made or purchased. Prefabricated units may […]

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General Fireplace Tools and Fireplace Tool Set Information

Finding the right types of fireplace tools for your needs is quite simple. When you start shopping around or browsing the internet for basic tools, you’ll likely come across the “5 piece fireplace tool set”, but this is a bit misleading. There are usually only 4 actual tools, used for tending to your fire and […]

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Fireplace Designs for Indoor and Outdoor Use

Considering what type of design is right for your fireplace can be a tricky proposition. You need make sure that the design you like is in keeping with the overall theme of your home design. Taking into account the overall theme of your home decor and then the theme of each room should be your […]

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