By: John Riha
Autumn is here, and what’s better than gazing into a crackling fire? Nearly as satisfying: checking out cool fireplaces in other homes. Today’s hearth has undergone a makeover, and the traditional fireplace has transformed into a wonderful — and sometimes wacky — conversation piece. Peruse our collection of fireplace pictures that will warm up your soul!
The Peek-A-Boo Fireplace With glass doors on either side, this direct-vent gas fireplace creates ambience from every angle and looks great as part of a partition wall dividing living areas. Direct-vent models are especially energy-efficient fireplaces. With that much glass, however, you’ll need to clean your fireplace regularly.
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