Vintage Trends In Your Business

Even though we now find ourselves in 2017, many vintage trends are still as popular as ever. Not just in industries such as fashion and film, but also in interior design. Designers and engineers alike are breathing new life into old ideas and fashions. By doing so, they can reshape the past into something new and exciting, but also retain the authenticity and class of a more traditional world. Mixing vintage finds with modern furniture can create an eclectic and worldly look, but by sticking with an overall traditional look you can create a look unlike any other.  Why not stray away from the conventional contemporary trends in 2017 and be a vintage connoisseur for your business?

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Top 4 Ways to Refresh Your Mantel for Spring

Spring is officially fully in bloom, which means that most of us have already done the obligatory spring cleaning and embraced the renewal energy of the season fully. But, there is still plenty of time to add an additional jump of life into your home this spring in honour of the season.

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What to do With a Fireplace in Spring

It looks like we are finally saying goodbye to the winter months and welcoming in spring with a little rise of the mercury! As the temperature starts to increase, you may have stopped using your fireplace as much as you did a few months ago. So, as we enjoy spring, what can you do with your fireplace so it isn’t neglected altogether?

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Electric vs Bio Ethanol Fires

Choosing the right fire in terms of cost, performance and design can be a tough decision. A fire and fireplace can be the centre of any home in terms of heating and decor, however, choosing the right fire can be difficult. Read More

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Evolving Style: Mixing Modern and Tradition

It is a statement of fact that people tend to become bored with the regular style of their homes, this is why re-decorating is so often undertaken to ‘breathe new life’ into a space. However, you can make this a more infrequent occurrence with a few evergreen style choices.

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Style Spotlight: Minimalism

At Real Flame, we understand that when choosing a fireplace, style is often just as important as functionality. That is why we provide a number of different fireplaces that can fit with just about any style, from modern to traditional and, of course, minimalism. With a number of minimalist fireplaces on offer, we shall look at the style of minimalism and how you can achieve the look.

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New Year’s Resolutions for Your Fireplace

As we prepare to take our first steps into the New Year, you may be making some new year’s resolutions for yourself. Maybe to get fitter, eat healthier or to join the gym. But don’t forget about the other important aspect of your life; your fire.  Start as you mean to go on with these few simple steps you can take to make sure your fire is in tip top shape for 2017.

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Wood vs Bio Ethanol Fires

A great number of people enjoy watching flames dancing in a fireplace, as they find it relaxing and soothing. However, they might find it challenging to choose the type of fire they want in their home, as there are many options to choose from. Should they go with a wood fire? Or a bio ethanol one? Read More

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What Condition Should Your Fire be in Before Winter

If you already have a fireplace installed and are planning to make good use of it this winter, you will want to ensure it is properly prepared to do its job. A poorly maintained fireplace will function inadequately at best and be highly dangerous at worst, so having a regular check by a qualified professional is vital.

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How You Can Benefit from a Bespoke Design

Purchasing bespoke can give you the design of your dreams, be it traditional or contemporary. No matter whether you want a piece of furniture, a decorative object or something practical, you can get it exactly to your specific requirements and preferences. Read More

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