A fireplace is an important place of home in the cold season. However, it is important that it will not only emit heat but also would greatly integrate into the interior. It is not so difficult to get back the fire into the home, it is enough to build a fireplace, which will become an extra source of heat and enrich even a modest apartment in an urban interior. Not to mention the pleasure to spend a cold autumn or winter night with a cup of tea by the fire.
Wood-burning fireplaces are not suitable for apartments, but they can perfectly decorate the interior of the holiday home and become an additional source of heat. Such a fireplace does not need a special basis, it is environmentally friendly, safe, firewood immediately begins to spread the heat, so the room pretty quickly warms up.
Fireplace and interior design
Designing the fireplace, you must first find a place for it and, of course, to decide on the size, shape and what material it will need for the stoke. Equally important is the material of the fireplace. The fireplace must be compatible with the interior style and harmoniously integrates into the environment. Wherever standing fireplace, it will always be the main focus of the room and will attract glances, so you need to consider the design and place.
The fireplace determines the style of the room where it stands, so thinking about the new design of the room, you need to start from this point, and the rest to build around. Well, if the room is already installed, it is very important that the fireplace would be not only proper to the style, but also to emphasize it and connect all the elements.
Remember – if into the eclectic interior incorporate the bright style fireplace, interior changes and get the features of the fireplace style. For example, the strict classical style’s fireplace will fit both the classical and the modernist style, and even in the country style, Victorian, Mediterranean and French style.
Even the simplest fireplace can be turned into a work of art. Constructing the fireplace from scratch, it is easy to insert style elements as necessary, and add the most courageous ideas. These fireplaces have the smallest number of parts, it opens up a lot of space for imagination. It is easily stylized with a decorative finish by applying various decoration techniques. In addition, you can buy only the fireplace base, and take a look by yourself. Ready-made fireplaces have a more laconic exterior, are more universal, they are easier incorporated into the interior.
The fireplace and the wall to which it will stand can be painted in the same bright color and highlight it. The focal finish can be made of stone, plastic, can be arranged in a mosaic, emblazoned the wall to which stands a fireplace.
You can make an original shelf and place it on various details. Above the fireplace, you can hang paintings, mirror. And it can be decorated with the same focus as a mirror or a picture, you just outline an interesting frame.
The gorgeous fireplace will fit perfectly to the Baroque, Rococo, Empire style. Author’s stone, large fireplaces’ original forms will emphasize the romantic, gothic, even eco-oriented interior.
Minimalist and original forms of fireplaces with metal finish or different modern parts will be the last techno, the stylization accent of minimalist or high-tech interior.
Well, elegant, modest fireplaces with a minimal amount of detail are suitable for absolutely all interiors.
© Fortune, 2017