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Posted on 11:26am Wednesday 7th Jul 2010
It used to be that the fireplace was the heart of the home. Not only was it the main source of heat in every home, the hearth was also a place to cook, to visit with family and friends, and a place to cuddle together on a particularly frigid day. Today, most do not use the fireplace as the main source of heat, but the fireplace continues to be one of the favourite spots of the home. It is around the hearth that many families celebrate holidays, take family photos, and gather near a gently crackling blaze to ward off the chill of brisk fall days and cold winter nights.
Posted on 11:25am Wednesday 7th Jul 2010
The sight of fireplaces can bring back sweet and nostalgic memories of families gathering around the living room when the weather is just too cold for outside activities. Fireplaces are indeed functional but most often; fireplaces are also constructed for aesthetic purposes.
Posted on 11:23am Wednesday 7th Jul 2010
Fireplace decorating is more than just what you put on your mantel. Itís the culmination of your personal style that pulls your look together. A natural focal point because of its size and usually centrally-located position, the fireplace is an important place to start when you consider your décor.