Adding an Electric Fireplace and Mantel to a Blank Wall
We recently upgraded our builder-grade home by adding an electric fireplace and mantel to a blank living room wall. Here's one idea for adding a fireplace to create a focal point in your living room.
Does Your Gas Fireplace Keep Going Out? Here's How to Fix It
Do you have an issue with your gas fire keeping going out? Here's some of the potential issues that might be causing the issue.
House Smelling Like Smoke From the Fireplace? Fix It Here
Are you wondering why your house smells like smoke from the fireplace and looking for solution on how to fix it? This guide should help you with just that.
How I Painted My Brick Fireplace Black in 3 Easy Steps
With one day, a little elbow grease, primer, and black paint, I was able to update our 1980s red brick fireplace. In only three easy steps, the centerpiece of our living room was completely transformed into a fresh yet classic look.
Dimplex DLGM29 Opti-Myst Open Hearth Fireplace Insert Review
I will share my personal review of the Dimplex DLGM29 Opti-Myst electric fireplace insert, as well as simple assembly instructions.
Make a Decorative Indoor Fireplace and Emergency Heater Without a Chimney
How to make an emergency heat source or decorative fireplace for cheap without a chimney.
How to Make a Faux Fireplace on a Budget (With Photos!)
How to paint faux bricks to create a beautiful fireplace. This DIY tutorial contains lots of photos!
What to Know Before You Buy a Wood Stove or Pellet Stove
This article discusses the ecological and financial advantages of wood stoves, pellet stoves and fireplace inserts.
How to Make Quick and Easy Newspaper Bricks for Your Fire
Easy instructions with photos on how to make paper bricks. Don't shred and soak newspaper when making paper logs for burning in your fire. Dry your paper logs so quickly you can burn them the next day!
How to Build a Fieldstone Fire Pit in 5 Easy Steps
Follow this step-by-step guide to building a DIY fieldstone fire pit that your family and friends will enjoy for many years to come.
Are Vent-Free Propane Gas Log Fireplaces Good or Bad?
This article considers the pros and cons of vent-free gas log fireplaces. How safe are vent-free units? What should you be cautious about before buying and installing a vent-free unit?
How to Select and Install a Wall Mounted Electric Fireplace
Need to add heat to a room? While traditional fireplaces exist, an electric version might also work. Find out about electric fireplaces here.
Choosing Between the Different Types of Fireplace Grates
Learning which grate will meet your needs is incredibly important because using the wrong grate may end up costing you more money than you save.
How to Make Gel Fuel for Your Ventless Fireplace: A DIY Guide
Gel fuel is an awesome compound that's really useful when combined with ventless fireplaces. It can be expensive, though, so learning how to make gel fuel can be handy.
How Electric Inserts Differ From Vent-Free Gas Fireplaces
Electric vs. gas firepaces- read on to discover what differentiates one from the other.
How to Build a Simple Do-It-Yourself Corner Fireplace
In this article, I will discuss how we completed our DIY corner fireplace project, so you can tackle it at home too.