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How to choose a fireplace suitable for your room:


You can mix and match Surrounds and Inserts to suit your preferred style. For example; a cast iron insert can be paired with any surround such as wooden, slate or marble.

The hearth, which is what the fireplace sits on, can come in a range of materials such as marble, slate, granite or tiled with the most popular being slate in order to maintain originality. The hearth will match the length of the mantle shelf.

Tiles within tiled inserts can be changed to suit the colour scheme of your room. 

If you want your fireplace to be in-keeping with the period of your property, we can advise you on which style will suit. Most of our fireplace descriptions contain a guide as to the period of the fireplace. Georgian, Regency, Victorian, Edwardian or Art -Deco.

The first step when deciding which fireplace is best for you is to measure your chimney breast. The mantle shelf of the surround should fit within the chimney breast and not hang over. As a rule of thumb the difference between the end of the mantle and end of the chimney breast is between 2inches up to a maximum of 14inches.

The next step is then to decide if you would like to burn solid fuel, gas or electric. Any of our fireplaces can accommodate solid fuel or living flame gas fires. Electric fires come in standard 16" or 18" sizes - if you would like an electric fire inserted then most of our fireplaces can accommodate this or be adapted to accommodate. If you would like us to explain this to you in more detail please don't hesitate to give David a call and he will be more than happy to explain this to you.

Once you have chosen the fireplace and

 

Call us if you have any queries.