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Impress Your Guests With a New Mantel or Surround!

If your hearth is the centerpiece of your home, it’s the mantel that serves as the centerpiece of your hearth. A mantel adds style to your hearth, and it gives you a place to showcase family photos, vases full of flowers or interesting home décor. Reviving your mantel can overhaul the look of your hearth and the look of your home. If you’re looking to upgrade your home as you look forward to social gatherings this fall and winter, you can impress your guests with a new mantel or surround!

At FireSide Hearth & Home, we offer a variety of mantels and surrounds to fit the look and style of your hearth and your home. Choosing a mantel or surround can be a difficult proposition. Some of your decision will be determined by the size and location of your fireplace, and by the style of your home.

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Many homeowners opt for a simple mantel: a simple shelf placed over the fireplace. While they might be “simple” in concept, shelf-style mantels come in a variety of styles that can add serious interest to your hearth. Simple mantels can be sleek stone or metal for more modern homes, or rustic stone, brick or wood for more traditional homes or homes with a rustic or beachy style. A smaller mantel offers an understated look, while an oversized mantel can be eye catching.

Corbeled mantels
Corbeled mantels are another popular mantel option, particularly for homes with a traditional feel. Corbeled mantels feature supports, or corbels, underneath the mantel shelf. These corbels provide plenty of opportunity for customized style. They can have simple shapes that are perfect for a classic mantel look, or they can be bold and shaped from rough wood or stone to complement a rustic hearth. Modern hearths can be accented with corbels, too, as corbels also can be made in sleek lines from metal or smooth stone.

Full mantel surrounds
For a complete overhaul of your hearth, you can install a full fireplace surround. Surrounds outfit your hearth with a mantel and frames your firebox. The surround can feature simple panels below the mantel and around the firebox, or they can be more elaborate, with decorative columns or tiles that add contrast and impact to your hearth. Surrounds come in a variety of styles and a variety of shapes; there are even corner surrounds to accent hearths that are tucked into the nooks and crannies of a home.

A new mantel adds function to your fireplace, for sure, and a new mantel or surround also can instantly upgrade the look of your hearth and add style to your home. Whatever the style of your home, FireSide Hearth & Home has the mantel or fireplace surround for you! Stop by one of our showrooms to view our mantel and fireplace surround options today!

Visit our online showroom!

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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