As a winter’s favourite, a fireplace evokes images of cozy winter nights huddled by the fire, either with a book in hand or having peanuts or coffee together with the family nearby on a snuggly rug. Even though a fireplace is often associated with snow storms, cold weather and hot chocolate, but it can be enjoyed in all seasons and on every kind of budget.
A living room is a warm, comfortable, and sophisticated place — perfect for relaxing or entertaining therefore a fireplace is a must have. The perfect focal point of a living room or family room, therefore fireplace should ever be neglected or blend into the background — it should always be the first thing to be noticed when walking into a room. Make your fireplace a dramatic statement or feature, whether your style is classic, modern or full-on glam.
A fireplace adds a glow, warmth and a cozy ambience to a room. If you have a modern space it does not mean that one cannot feel warm and comfortable, it just needs the right touch —a perfect warmly lit fireplace. Having a fireplace in your home not only creates warmth and cozy homey feel but is the perfect space for gathering with family and friends. One should design relaxing and comfortable seating arrangement facing the fireplace to make the most of the space. There is no place in the house where a fireplace can’t be built. Regardless of how your fireplace looks currently, there are many ways you can turn it into a statement piece, and each time it doesn’t need a complete renovation.
A lot of the ideas are presented below which can be easily adapted into your house. Enjoy the pictures and get inspired!