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ALTERNATIVES TO TRADTIONAL FIREPLACES

May 29, 2012 |

The Problems with Traditional Fireplaces I’ll agree that traditional fireplaces are warm and cozy. But will you describe them as classy if you were to analyze them closely and critically? Well, not really. Same goes for traditional patio heater. So what could be the reasons for this assertion? Well, let’s see. To begin with, there’s the fact old-school fireplaces produce a lot of smoke. Depending on the wood one might be using the smoke might be quite a lot and even though the chimney does a great job of getting rid of the smoke, one might still find it uncomfortable. Many people complain about sore eyes and throat after prolonged use of such fireplaces in their homes. Moreover, you may even find wood splints on your floor. Flying sparks might also be a problem one will have to deal with. Soot will also be a major problem. I’m sure that like me, you’ll just hate … Read More