While it is possible to hire an outside company to perform all of your fireplace maintenance tasks, many people prefer to take care of these things themselves. Performing your own fireplace maintenance can be a great way to save some money, but you will need to make sure you do not overlook any of these
TV manufacturers, A/V installers, physical therapists, and interior designers are among the many that say hanging your TV above a fireplace is a bad idea – a bad idea that a quarter of homeowners have little choice but to consider. At least 25% of homes are wired for a TV placed above the fireplace and
Stop wishing and start thinking about the perfect indoor or outdoor fireplace for you, your family and your friends enjoy all-year-long. No need to worry, it’s much easier than you think. Plus, we already did all the hard part for you. Fireplaces are great for spaces for the whole family to enjoy all year long.
Wish you could design the perfect outdoor fireplace to enjoy all year long? Now you can with our top 5 tips for designing the perfect outdoor fireplace. Don’t worry, it’s easier than you think. Fireplaces are perfect for creating unique and functional space for the whole family to enjoy all year long. Even better, with
If you have recently purchased a free standing barbeque, you might be wondering about the best way to protect your investment. Should you purchase a grill cover? Or is a specially designed cover a waste of money? Will a grill cover cause more harm than good? Some people will tell you that a grill cover
With football season winding down, you might be getting ready to store your grill for the winter. Careful cleaning and storage can extend the life of your grill significantly, so you will want to make sure that you do everything you can to prevent rust from forming and to keep spiders and other insects out
Everyone loves grilled vegetables. Whether you are preparing for a summertime cookout, a fall tailgating party, or a family dinner, grilled vegetables can be a great addition to the menu. If you are someone that likes your fruits and vegetables to match the season, you might be looking to move away from your summertime favorites
Many homes have fireplaces in the master bedroom, and it is easy to see why. A fireplace is a great way to keep your bedroom warm and cozy without cranking up the heat in your entire home. A backdrop of flickering flames can also add a romantic twist to an otherwise uneventful evening at home.
With winter quickly approaching, it is time to start thinking about activities that your family can enjoy around your indoor fireplace. After a summer filled with outdoor activities and time spent together as a family, you might be wondering how you can keep this family togetherness going through the winter. Many families default to watching
Wood stove changeout programs have become increasingly popular over the course of the last decade. Many states even have a rebate program that encourages residents to upgrade their home’s old wood burning stoves, replacing them with newer, more environmentally friendly models. While most wood stove changeout programs are voluntary, many homeowners are choosing to take