Warming your room and warming your heart too. Living room is center room ,As seasons change and cold nights creep slowly in its time to think about heating your home. And, what is more cozy and inviting than a fireplace and the flickering flames of an open fire? Whether it is real or artificial, an ambient glow will give your room a warming and appealing atmosphere.
Type Of Fireplace
Gas fires and electric fireplaces are quick, clean, easy to control and energy efficient. They are a practical option for new builds and those who want to create an atmosphere but don’t have a chimney for smoke outage. The electric versions which are even easier – most styles simply plug into a socket with minimal effort.
Wood burning stoves are a great choice for those who are looking for the traditional touch but without the mess. They have the performance and fuel efficiency to heat your home effectively and are economical as heat is encapsulated so less escapes up the chimney. There is also a wide choice of stoves on the market from super contemporary made from sleek steel to traditional cast iron in an array of colors.
And, lastly but not least there is the time-honored traditional open fire. Whether coal or log fueled, there are few things as comforting as gathering around an open fire; the sight, sound and aroma plays on all your senses and creates the perfect place to hunker down in comfort and never leave.
Modern Living Room With Log Fireplace
This modern living room has been made warm and soothing with aid of an authentic looking electric fireplace. Commission a carpenter to build a faux wall and cut out a recess for the fire. Fit symmetric shelving either side to mimic chimney breast alcoves. Introduce pattern and texture with tonal patterned wallpaper and then use layers of biscuit, mocha and chocolate using natural materials. The result is a scheme that is multi-dimensional, not flat, as well as super cozy.
Cozy Living Room With Log Fireplace Ideas
An exposed brick chimney breast is a popular decorative fireplace style right now. It demands attention, adds texture and lends itself well to not only rustic but modern schemes as it give a nod to the industrial trend. It particularly looks the part in this relaxed living room as creates a focal point and balances the eclectic scheme. If your fireplace is not in use, light up the hearth with a quirky novelty LED letter light as an extra highlight.