There are some truly beautiful surrounds for fireplaces of all descriptions available. A wooden surround set off all manner of fires, whether solid fuel, gas or electric.
Once May comes around, we’re seriously into Spring, opening our doors and letting the sunshine , well, at least the inspiration flood in! With this in mind, here’s six suggestions to bring a breath of fresh style into the hearth of your home this month.
Here are five top tips to make the most of your mantelpiece
1. Gas: Glass-fronted gas fires are the most energy efficient option, and very stylish too. High-efficiency gas fires can be up to 94% efficient. When you realise that an ordinary open fire is just 15% efficient, you can see how you’ll quickly make back the money you invest in a new fire. And they’re cleaner [...]
Is there anyone who doesn’t like to ring the changes with something new to sit and admire now and again? Ring the changes on your mantelpiece with an item of up-to-the-minute design. I love browsing etsy.com and similar craft sites for small home accessories and furnishing items. There’s a huge range of craft items being [...]