Guest Post: Fireplaces in Fiction

The fireplace has long been a central location in the home where the family would gather around to enjoy warmth and company. Fireplaces have been used to cook food and to dry clothing and also to provide heating throughout the home. Although these practical purposes have been taken over by modern appliances and central heating, people still love the comfort and atmosphere of having a fireplace in their home.

Fireplaces have also had a role in many famous fictional stories throughout the years.
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Guest Post: Create An Atmosphere With Designer Lights

Often when it comes to redecorating our home we focus on wall color, sofa fabrics and flooring and it is often the case that lighting gets left on the back bench. Lighting however can bring all of those long thought about elements together and will determine the overall atmosphere of a room.

There are so many different styles and types of lighting that it is important that you select your lighting carefully to fit in with the interior style and ensure it brings out the best. Lighting is also important in creating a
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What Is A B-Vent Fireplace?

A b-vent fireplace uses a vent configuration that takes in air for combustion from the home and vents combusted products outside the home. B-vent fireplaces are also known as natural vent fireplaces.

B-vent fireplaces are designed primarily for decorative use. They often produce a larger and more realistic yellow flame.

B-vent fireplaces use room air for combustion and vent fumes through a vent or chimney that must terminate vertically above the roof line.

The key to determining whether a b-vent fireplace
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