Buying A Fireplace For My Tropical Home

A fireplace adds a certain incomparable charm to a room. It makes a house look and feels cozy and warm. And most modern style homes could definitely use a little more “cozy and warm”. Even if they’re in a warm climate, like mine.

In my opinion, a traditional fireplace just doesn’t work in a tropical home. To start with, wood-burning fireplaces require chimneys and mantles which don’t always fit in a modern-style home.  When we finally decided to add a fireplace, we needed to find another way.

Luckily, installing a fireplace in a modern home is easier than ever, thanks to electric fireplace inserts.

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