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7 Ways to Rock a TV and Fireplace Combo
Win the battle of the dueling focal points with a thoughtful fireplace arrangement that puts attention right where you want it
"thoughtful fireplace arrangement that puts attention right where you want it... television and fireplace on the same wall requires a delicate balance. These two focal points... winning fireplace and television combinations could help you find a truly harmonious... brick fireplace turned into the beautiful stone fireplace with bookcases and TV.... to the fireplace for the TV and above the fireplace is way too hot for the TV, so..."
Rumford Fireplaces Are Hotter Than Ever
"build a fireplace that threw more heat into the room but produced fewer pollutants... Rumford fireplace. It’s old but becoming new again, as more and more people develop... historic fireplace design. The Rumford’s tall, shallow firebox was developed in the... ce lp fireplaces. The skill to build masonry fireplaces is being lost. The "portrait"... Rumford fireplace from Renaissance Fireplaces in Canada. Lovely family company, and..."
Objects of Desire: Modern Fireplaces Play Many Roles
Space definers, warmth bringers, soul stirrers ... these modern fireplaces earn their keep for more than their good looks
"modern fireplaces earn their keep for more than their good looks... plans, fireplaces serve myriad other functions, from helping delineate spaces to drawing... are five fireplaces to inspire your modern space.... but that fireplace enclosed in glass is just stunning!! This is our new fireplace.... Rumford fireplace. Here is a fireplace we designed for an Arts and Crafts house, with... copper surround and built-in nook seating. Nice! I love the beige stone. Just joined..."
Houzz Tour: A Fresh Pacific Northwest Take on Midcentury Modern
"of the stone fireplace which compliments the Italian porcelain (or vice versa:-) does... paint the stone fireplace! Beautiful reno! Love the large window in the kitchen. Spectacular... simple stone fireplace was very good but raising the windows from 6'-*8 to 10' was... room, fireplace, wide open spaces, etc. Who wouldn't love it!!?? Interestingly... rocks and surrounding colors and textures...the choice to do the interior in white not..."
My Houzz: Creativity Flows in a New Hampshire Cottage
Simplicity and natural surroundings provide inspiration for an artist’s work and for her home’s peaceful, pretty interiors
"natural surroundings provide inspiration for an artist’s work and for her home’s peaceful... Love the stone fireplace! A home full of heart....and art! Perfection. Wonderfully charming... happiness surrounded by such peace and serenity! Thanks for sharing! One of the best... yard and stone walls, as well. I have that Blue Willow tea set, too; a birthday gift... space surrounded by the things that make her happy & interesting. This is more my..."
The Right Built-ins for Your Fireplace
Building the perfect storage around your fireplace starts with deciding what it's for. These 14 examples will get you started
"around your fireplace starts with deciding what it's for. These 14 examples will get you... depth of a fireplace just naturally creates a void around it begging to be filled with... around your fireplace. By first deciding what items you want to store, display or have... near the fireplace, you'll then be able to figure out how to provide the needed space... Your fireplace is usually the focal point of the room, so this isn't the place to..."
Ribbons of Fire: 10 Artfully Minimalist Fireplaces
Long and lean and sleek to the core, these gas-burning fireplaces make a powerful contemporary statement
"gas-burning fireplaces make a powerful contemporary statement... wood-burning fireplace, just to add the warmth and beauty of a flickering flame.... thanks., Fireplace Fireplace There is a big difference between a gas fireplace and a... proofs that fireplaces can be simple, sleek and beautiful. I always liked fireplaces, just... burning fireplace is about $600, Fire box "ribbon" gas fireplaces start at around $3... Linear fireplace Love all of them! Wood burning fireplaces are terribly inefficient..."
Goodbye, TV — Hello, Fireplace
Hide the television above the fireplace with clever camouflage, so the focus will be right where you want it
"above the fireplace with clever camouflage, so the focus will be right where you want... above the fireplace, consider keeping it hidden so your room revolves around your fireplace... this. My fireplace is natural stone all the way to the HIGH HIGH ceiling. For the most... corner fireplace and there is a window very adjacent fireplace. I don't want to put... of the fireplace surround in the top picture by Heydt Interiors. If the shade of blue..."
Fireplaces That Catch the Eye
Frameless, low to the ground, dual sided ... these fireplaces go beyond run-of-the-mill to offer extra visual appeal
"these fireplaces go beyond run-of-the-mill to offer extra visual appeal... A fireplace — from traditional to modern, wood to ethanol and everything in between... used our fireplace this past winter. A recent project needed a fireplace face lift... them to surround the box, all had to be cut. I designed a mantle surround of cornice... Fireplace I want a fireplace in my home too but it's not cold enough in Brisbane..."
8 Reasons to Nix Your Fireplace (Yes, for Real)
Dare you consider trading that 'coveted' design feature for something you'll actually use? This logic can help
"to your fireplace, but thought that wasn’t even an option (what about resale value... include a fireplace no one misses it I love the "look" of a fireplace, but as a native... are 1. a fireplace 2. wooden floors. So giving up my fireplace is a complete no-no.... cans the fireplace can be ventless,so no matter what shape your fireplace is in you... fireplace! We didn't have a fireplace in our last house, and when it came time to..."
Houzz Tour: Bringing the Outdoors Inside on Bowen Island, B.C.
"farmhouse surrounded by nature. Who lives here: Brad Carter and Linda Cuthbert Location:... with a fireplace next to a jetted tub in its master bathroom, have you? Does anyone... natural surroundings" - um, no. We don't go to a tiny island full of multi-million-dollar... nature that surrounds us in this area. Bowen island is just one of many! Looks nice! This... double-sided stone fireplace that passes through to a sitting room off the foyer. No farmhouse..."
Houzz Tour: Contemporary Family Retreat on Lake Michigan
"above the fireplace? Also, who was the interior designer/decorater? It doesn't appear... above the fireplace though! Personally I think the white used on the interior is what... The wood surrounding the small electric fireplace is from a barn in Texas. "We felt... The stone wall in front came from a local quarry. Textures and materials also... wood also surrounds the refrigerator.The counters are Richlite, a sustainable material..."
8 Artfully Asymmetrical Fireplaces
Playing with placement, shelving and lighting can make an otherwise standard fireplace the focal point of any room
"standard fireplace the focal point of any room... transform any fireplace from drab to daring. Check out these asymmetrical fireplaces that... Fireplaces add design value to any interior space, but those that appear to be more... sided fireplace (connects two rooms). The first side is in the works right now, and... asymmetrica fireplaces...here is one I did a few years back....just fun to make these spaces... asymmetrical fireplace. Here are a couple I would like to add. Thanks for such an interesting..."
Unusual Fireplaces: Bright Spots for Average Homes
"impact of a fireplace can enliven a space, and the warmth of the flames can make any room... hand, fireplace is on. What about with a circular fireplace? In my home we have that... kind of fireplace and is really difficult to decorate. Any suggestions? I'd really... here the fireplace and the whole living room: http://stardust-decorstyle.blogspot.c... Your fireplace is beautiful! I think the main thing that makes it difficult is..."
Houzz Tour: Open Living in the Arizona Desert
Spectacular surroundings drove the design for this warm, contemporary, open-plan home north of Scottsdale
"cular surroundings drove the design for this warm, contemporary, open-plan home north... desert surroundings so discreetly. And of course, rectilinear architecture always... s the surrounding landscape. I also think that if this home is an example of living... beautiful surroundings. Here at Houzz we don't discriminate by size or price; we share... foothills surrounding which are dotted with such showplace homes, I have to agree with..."