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Webado Webada

@mgoodric3, in Montreal the use and installing of fireplaces have been banned, so the most you can have is a fake one. In my suburb it's not been banned but it's just a matter of time.

We have a fireplace (it came with the house) which we've not used in some 30 years, too much hassle and it's pretty useless as far as heating goes. So we have an electric insert which pretends to look like a fire. It looks better than any fire we've ever managed to burn in that sorry excuse of a fireplace. It's also a lot safer. We use it at Christmas only, along with our fake Christmas tree. Wonderful thing this fake Christmas tree, no fire danger, no needles that drop, no dragging it outside in the January snow and cold to dispose of it.

You can guess I'm no fan of fireplaces (scared silly of open flames indoors) and real Christmas trees (fire hazard when they dry out and a mess of needles).

As for displaying paintings on TVs ... I'd not do it in my house especially since I have lots of real paintings - I see no value in displaying images of art that I don't own. But I can see how that would be good for a doctor's office or any corporate setting. Certainly better than them renting art for the sake of getting a tax write-off. And no, renting art would not help struggling artists either, it's not their art that would get rented out.


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Kevin Soss

Ms. Purdom - Have you ever seen one of these Canvia's mounted on the wall - and Powered Up??? NO! They have not shown any wall mounted units with a power cable hooked up to an outlet!! Can you imagine an "awkward" cord or cable hanging from the frame to an outlet?? I would call that design hideous!! Please check again in ALL your PR Photos. How misleading to show beautifully taken, modern sleek designed products that are NOT connected to a power source that makes them work! I think you need to do more "Due Diligence"...

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Webado Webada

Ah but to be able to use such technology so it fits in your decor, the outlet needs to be hidden behind the screen. Ditto for any cable hookup.

   
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