Before you spark up the logs, make a clean sweep using these seven crucial fireplace safety tips
We rounded up our favorite ideas to help you update your fireplace for a more modern look.
We break down the different types of gas fireplaces, questions to consider, key features, and costs.
This mantel is actually made up of numerous molding profiles applied one on top of the other to create depth, shadow lines, and architectural interest. Here's a look at how the various pieces come together
Adding a fireplace insert to a living room or other area of your home can help keep you warm, and cut down on expensive heating bills, without the hassle of maintaining a traditional wood fireplace. Here are out top fireplace insert recommendations.
Lightweight cast stones add rustic charm to any hearth, for a fraction of the cost of the real thing. In this video, senior technical editor Mark Powers shows how easy it is to dress up your fireplace
How to prep your fireplace for its busy season, with tips from chimney expert Mark Schaub
On a cold night, an industrial drum filled with coals is a beautiful fireplace. The trick is to create a fireplace that is art without a flame. Like these, for example.
Retrofit your wood-burning fireplace with safer glass fireplace doors.
Here's how you can make your home more comfortable, attractive, and safe with a new fireplace surround and hearth.
Convert any fireplace or wood stove into a pellet stove
Rumford expert Jim Buckley explains how to build a better fireplace using 18th-century engineering.