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Fall is here, and it’s time to fire up the fireplace! If you’re starting your search for a new fireplace or heating stove,  looking to overhaul your fireplace or in need of fireplace accessories, you can start your search in the FireSide Hearth & Home online showroom today! It’s the perfect place to decide on your fireplace style and fireplace needs. Here’s what you’ll find at FireSideHearth.com.
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Fireplaces, fireplace inserts and heating stoves

Choosing a fireplace, fireplace insert or heating stove for your home is a big decision! The right fireplace or heating stove will meet your home heating needs and your lifestyle. On top of that, it will add style and ambiance to your home. Whether you’re looking for a gas, wood-burning, pellet or electric appliance or whether you’re installing a new fireplace, adding or replacing a heating stove or rehabbing your hearth with a new fireplace insert, FireSide Hearth & Home has the fireplace to meet your needs! By starting your search for a hearth appliance at our online showroom, you can easily compare different makes, models and types of heating appliances to help you make and educated decision.

Gas logs

Another way to upgrade your fireplace, or add a hearth appliance to your home, is with gas logs. Gas logs can be installed in an existing fireplace to make your fireplace easier and more convenient to use, or they can be installed in a newly built firebox to create a new fireplace within your home. FireSide Hearth & Home carries a variety of gas logs, and you can peruse your options in our online store.

Fireplace doors

Fireplace doors can help you to get the most from your fireplace. Fireplace doors can block drafts from coming down your chimney and they can help prevent warm air from leaving your home through your fireplace. Fireplace doors also can keep embers from popping out of your fireplace and logs from shifting onto the hearth, posing a fire hazard. Fireplace doors can even increase the efficiency of your fireplace, capturing the heat of your fire and radiating it out into your room. On top of all of that, new fireplace doors can overhaul the look of your hearth and add style to your home. You’ll find a beautiful selection of fireplace doors in our online store.

Mantels and accessories

Fireplaces come with a host of accessories. The FireSide Hearth & Home online showroom has mantels to dress up your hearth, the tools you need to tend your fires and much, much more.

As you prepare your fireplace for fall, FireSide Hearth & Home has everything you need! Shop our online showroom to see some of our offerings and compare products, or stop into one of our four area showrooms to get advice from our fireplace experts and see some of our products up close.

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Cultured Stone Adds A Unique Look To Your Fireplace!

If your fireplace lacks the style you seek, or if it’s dated look is making your house seem drab, you can update the look with cultured stone. Cultured stone is made from concrete in different colors and patterns to mimic the look of nature stone. It comes in a thin layer that’s applied as a veneer over walls, fences or even fireplaces. Because it’s thin and lightweight, cultured stone is quick and easy to apply. With all of the different looks available in cultured stone and its easy application, you can use cultured stone to create a unique look for your fireplace!Cultured Stone For a Unique Fireplace - Royal Oak MI - FireSide Hearth

Use an unexpected stone

Stone veneer comes in many shapes, sizes, colors and styles. There are, of course, cultured stones that mimic the stones popularly used for hearths, such as limestone, fieldstone or ledgestone. You can use an unexpected type of stone, such as cobblestones or cultured stones made to look like smooth river rocks for a unique fireplace statement.

Go floor to ceiling or wall to wall

If you want a truly unique and dramatic look for your fireplace, consider taking your cultured stone surround from the floor to the ceiling or from wall to wall. This bold look will create an eye-catching centerpiece in your home. And because of cultured stone’s light weight and affordable price point, a statement wall of cultured stone surrounding your fireplace is completely achievable.

Add architectural details

Just like real stone fireplace, you can use cultured stone to create architectural interest around your fireplace. You can create an arched opening for your fireplace, build in benches near your hearth and create built-in storage spaces for knickknacks or firewood.

Include keystones or trim

Another way to add interest to your fireplace and give it a unique look with cultured stone is to add keystones or trim. Most cultured stone has coordinate pieces and keystones accenting the fireplace opening or mantel. Take advantage of these accessory pieces can give your fireplace a unique and sophisticated look.

Go sleek and modern

Stone fireplaces are often associated with rustic, country or beach looks. It is possible to use cultured stone to create a sleek and modern look for your fireplace. Consider monochromatic stones, rather than variegated ones, for a dramatic design, or use a stone pattern that includes straighter lines. Another option is to go for a dry-stacked look; these cultured stones are stacked directly on top of one another, rather than being separated by grout.

Incorporate hearthstones

Don’t leave your hearth out of your fireplace makeover! Like keystones and trim, most cultured stone has coordinating hearthstones so you can overhaul your entire fireplace. If you’re looking for a more unique look, you can use contrasting hearthstones, rather than the coordinating ones, or use real stone hearthstones.

 

Incorporate a mantel

No hearth would be complete without a mantel! If you’re redesigning your fireplace using cultured stone, don’t forget to include a mantel in your design.

There are endless options for creating a unique look for your fireplace with cultured stone. If you’re ready to explore ways to revamp your fireplace with cultured stone, stop by one of FireSide Hearth & Home’s four showrooms today!