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Fireplace Accessories - Perfection is in the Details
fireplace is almost always one of the most cherished features of any
home. Great for sitting around during family gatherings or
just to enjoy on those brisk fall and winter nights, the hearth greatly
enhances the overall satisfaction of any homeowner. But to
truly get the most enjoyment out of your fireplace it is important that
you have all the right fireplace
accessories to help facilitate a smooth fire making
may not rise to the level of functional necessity like a set of
fireplace tools or even a screen, but they will definitely be
appreciated by anyone who has ever had trouble getting a fire
started. Fire starters are available in a wide assortment of
styles and materials that are functional while still enhancing the
overall hearth décor so be sure to take some time to find
the perfect one for your home.
option to consider when starting a fire is to use fatwood.
This simple yet useful hearth accessory is typically pine wood that is
roughly ½ inch in diameter and around 8 inches
long. The pine has been soaked in pitch which is a flammable
substance that is very easy to light and is then
self-sustaining. Simply place two or three pieces at the
bottom of the fire with your large logs next. You can also
use this hearth accessory to light a barbecue, wood stove, or even to
start a campfire when camping.
getting a fire started may not be difficult in most circumstances, this
is not necessarily the case if you recently purchased some new firewood
or stored it in a place where it is exposed to the elements.
Because fires all need oxygen, fireplace
bellows are a great hearth accessory to have as they can be
used to intensify a fire and get it roaring. Bellows also are
a great decorative feature when prominently positioned making them both
functional and a way to add some character to the hearth area.
in addition to fireplace lighters and implements to help keep the fire
going strong, you may wish to consider a set of gloves.
Firewood is often dirty and teaming with all types of things that you
most likely don’t want to get on your hands. A set
of fireplace gloves will protect your hands and make the entire fire
building process more enjoyable because you won’t have to
wash up afterwards.
fireplace will indeed bring you year after year of satisfaction and
enjoyment but you need to have the right accessories to make the fire
building process as simple and easy as possible. There will
always be times when the fire wood is too wet or perhaps just a pain to
light. Perfection is indeed in the details so make sure to
stock up on all of the hearth
accessories listed above so you can get the most enjoyment
out of your hearth!