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Top 6 Benefits of an Outdoor Fireplace or Fire Pit

As warm and cozy as an indoor fireplace can be, the benefits of an outdoor fireplace hold a charm all their own. We’ll discuss how outdoor fireplaces and fire pits can be assets to both personal and professional space. From its beautiful appearance to its capacity for entertaining, outdoor fireplace [...]

2020-04-01T13:03:25-04:00 April 1st, 2020|Blog, Fireplace Makeovers, Reviews, Tips|Comments Off on Top 6 Benefits of an Outdoor Fireplace or Fire Pit

Pro Tips for How to Improve Fireplace Heating Efficiency

As much as we love the beauty of a fireplace it’s original purpose is still to provide heat. By using glass doors, inserts, and the right wood we’ll discuss how to improve fireplace heating efficiency while maintaining its aesthetic. […]

2020-03-02T13:38:20-05:00 March 1st, 2020|Blog, fireplace maintenance, maintenance, Tips|Comments Off on Pro Tips for How to Improve Fireplace Heating Efficiency

5 Most Common Problems With Old Chimneys and How to Avoid Them

A chimney can complete the picture-perfect charm of an older home. But enjoying the aesthetic of your chimney also comes with a unique set of responsibilities for its upkeep. We’ll review some common problems with old chimneys like obstructions and damaged brickwork that can be avoided with regular maintenance. [...]

2020-02-28T20:22:45-05:00 February 1st, 2020|Blog, maintenance, Safety, Tips|Comments Off on 5 Most Common Problems With Old Chimneys and How to Avoid Them

Valentine’s Day Activities in Atlanta

There are many things to do in Atlanta for Valentine’s Day, it just depends on how you want to spend your day! This year enjoy the perfect day doing something fun, relaxing, adventurous, or all of the above. We put together a unique list of some of the best Valentine's Day Activities in Atlanta. [...]

2020-01-27T23:39:33-05:00 January 27th, 2020|Blog|Comments Off on Valentine’s Day Activities in Atlanta

7 Beautiful Christmas Fireplace Decor Ideas

One of the benefits of having a fireplace is decorating it for the holidays. But with so many Christmas fireplace ideas from which to choose, it can be overwhelming to find what you like and what you can actually create. Our Christmas fireplace decor ideas range from using candy and [...]

2019-12-05T14:17:23-05:00 December 2nd, 2019|Blog, Fireplace Makeovers, Tips|Comments Off on 7 Beautiful Christmas Fireplace Decor Ideas

Where to See Christmas Lights in Atlanta

Nothing reminds us that the holiday season is here like seeing all the different kinds of Christmas light displays in Atlanta. Whether you're looking for a fun event or need a neighborhood to drive through, this list is for you. Pile everyone into your car and grab some hot chocolate to-go. You can't go wrong [...]

2019-11-22T19:19:59-05:00 November 22nd, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Where to See Christmas Lights in Atlanta

6 Best Benefits of Fireplace Inserts

While our love of a fireplace’s charm continues to endure, many do not love the work and maintenance of a wood-burning fireplace. When you take into account the low efficiency of this traditional fireplace, it seems even less appealing. Fortunately, the benefits of fireplace inserts include the beauty and charm [...]

2019-11-04T16:40:55-05:00 November 1st, 2019|Blog, Fireplace Makeovers, gas logs, Tips|Comments Off on 6 Best Benefits of Fireplace Inserts

Popular Commercial Fireplace Ideas for Any Setting

Fireplaces have long been a gathering place, enhancing our mood with beauty and conviviality. Though they began as the heart of the household, commercial fireplace trends are on the rise for the same appeal they bring to a home. […]

2019-10-14T00:13:20-04:00 October 1st, 2019|Blog, Fireplace Makeovers, Reviews, Tips|Comments Off on Popular Commercial Fireplace Ideas for Any Setting

What is Creosote & How Can I Prevent It?

In the fireplace world, creosote is a dirty word... but what is creosote, exactly? This highly flammable substance poses a potential hazard when operating a fireplace. The National Fire Protection Association is an advocate for fire prevention — it is their mission to provide fire safety education and reduce fire hazards across the country. [...]

2019-01-24T14:40:08-05:00 January 4th, 2019|Blog, Safety|Comments Off on What is Creosote & How Can I Prevent It?

Is it Safe to Mount a TV Above a Fireplace?

One of the best things about flat-screen TVs is that you can hang them on any wall in your home. You may be wondering though, is it safe to mount a TV above a fireplace? The answer is yes, but not always. You’ll have to be extremely careful and do [...]

2018-12-12T00:04:07-05:00 December 12th, 2018|Blog, Safety, Tips|Comments Off on Is it Safe to Mount a TV Above a Fireplace?