On a cold winter night in Ohio, there is nothing that warms the home like a blazing fireplace. While a fireplace improves heat efficiency and increases the overall value of a house, it also instantly adds character to your design. In fact, you can make your fireplace the focal point of any room by enhancing […]
How to Enhance Your Fireplace Mantel
Fireplaces can easily become one of the most powerful focal points in a room. They are aesthetically pleasing and can offer heating uses as well as beauty. When having a room with a fireplace, it is essential to recognize its potential. Many fireplaces come with a mantel directly above them. This is a way for […]
Smoking Hot Fireplaces
Fireplace design tips and tricks that are hot, hot, hot.
Complete a Fireplace Refresh
Whether you use the fireplace as a heat source or simply a decorative element in your home, chances are it could use a mini-makeover. A few small tweaks can help your fireplace be the focal point of your living space. Paint the brick If your fireplace has a brick-surround, the easiest way to refresh is […]
The leaves are turning and the sun is starting to set earlier and earlier. The days are crisper and you’ve started to wear more and more layers. You’ve probably started to prepare yourself for the colder months ahead by changing to a warmer wardrobe and stocking your kitchen with plenty of hot chocolate. Have you […]