Keep Your Home Warm Without Heating Up the Planet 0
Do you want all the benefits of an open log fire without the extensive maintenance of sweeping a chimney or the concerns about polluting the atmosphere? A wood fire is expensive to fuel and even more difficult to maintain.
A bio ethanol fireplace not only gives you the heat and ambiance of an open fire but it can be put into any space with minimal effort or disruption.
What is bio ethanol?
Bio ethanol is a renewable, easily available fuel source which can be even be used to power cars in...
How to Clean and Care for Your Ethanol Fireplace 0
Maybe you already have one, or perhaps you’re considering purchasing a bio-ethanol fireplace. Regardless, I’m sure you’re wondering about how to keep it clean and maintain your investment so it lasts for years to come. While it’s true that ethanol burners produce far less mess than that of traditional wood burning ones, they still require a little bit of cleaning to maintain their appearance and functionality.
Step One: Remove the Burner
Make sure the fireplace has been off and cool for quit...
Decorating Your Urban Chic Home with a Fireplace 0
What is Urban Chic? This favorite interior design aesthetic is taking over many upscale homes. The reason: it possesses simple, minimal design elements that makes it easy to achieve. Mostly seen in magazines, homeowners can now discover inexpensive means of attaining this kind of interior without breaking the bank.
An urban chic design's strength is accentuating a single focal point without the mess. It could be a waterfall feature added to pacify the room. Or a well-lit fireplace that cre...
9 Ways to Make Your Home Greener 0
With the way the world is moving and the direction we’re trying to take towards a greener, healthier, and smarter planet, it’s only common sense to do what you can around your home to make it more eco-friendly and energy efficient. Not only does it help cut down our carbon footprint, but it can also save you money. Win, win!
It’s 2016, if you’re not recycling in your home by now then you really should be. Find a place in your home to store a few plastic bins and recycle your glas...
How to Transform Your Home into Industrial Style 0
Industrial style is making a comeback, and we think it's staying for good. Designers are now looking back to the nostalgic, vintage aesthetic of old barns, warehouses and industrial buildings where design is minimal, but the function is terrific. Rustic aesthetics are found on exposed finishes such as bricks and logs. There's that feeling of rawness and decay in the varieties of textures and neutral colors. If you're one of those looking to infuse industrial style in your loft, you're in for ...
Built-In Ethanol Fireplaces: How Much Do They Cost? 0
Have you been eyeing a built-in ethanol fireplace? We get you. There's something pleasant about the dancing warm glow of the fire, recessed on the wall. There's no need to stumble over impermanent fixtures which may cause hazards in the house. You have your own modern fireplace, finally affixed to your wall, creating the same warm like the traditional furnace, without the hassles that comes with it. And there are many reasons why you, along with other homeowners, are opting to go with the eth...