From our showroom on New Kings Road in London, we have serviced hundreds of customers with the Real Flame experience. Our reputation precedes us; we have had the joy of installing fires in Buckingham Palace, Kensington Palace and Lambeth Palace. If you’re in the market for royal treatment, we offer every service, from bespoke installations to follow-up maintenance.
When it comes to renovating your home, it’s fair to assume you’ll want to make it your own, regardless of any obstacles you may face. A common issue homeowners find, especially in London, is that it can be difficult to install a traditional fireplace, as a large number of homes in the capital don’t have a chimney.
The new year usually brings about a whole host of changes, from personal changes in how we live our lives day-to-day to new innovations that can shape a new way of working within an industry. Each year brings with it some pretty drastic changes in the way we furnish our homes; as one trend begins to be viewed as dated another upcoming trend bursts onto the scene. But is this the case in terms of fireplace designs?
With Christmas Day fast approaching, the team here at Real Flame have been reflecting on what has been a fantastic year for us as a business.
We also discussed the important role that the fireplace plays during the festive period and how it has become so iconic over the years – from being the way Father Christmas traditionally enters the house to hanging stockings in anticipation of the big day.
In recent years the popularity of gas fires has soared to new heights. With a whole host of sleek gas fire designs hitting the marketplace, now is the time to buy your very own gas burner.
While there is definitely a gas fire revolution taking place before our very eyes, just where did this marvel of engineering originate from? In this article, we will answer that question by exploring the evolution of gas fires. Read More
Picture this, it’s Christmas Day and the whole family are at your house; you go to put your fire on for the first time this winter and then realise you haven’t had any maintenance carried out on your fire for well over a year. The dilemma you are faced with is the stuff of nightmares: do you light up the fire and risk potential safety risks, or suffer the wrath of your family complaining that they are spending their Christmas in the freezing cold?
The solution is simple: completely avoid both scenarios by preparing your fireplace for the trials and tribulations of Christmas day right now. Here’s why it’s so important to get your chimney serviced and swept ahead of the festive season. Read More
When it comes to choosing a theme, the biggest obstacle you are often faced with is ensuring all furnishings are in keeping with your chosen style. So when you’re looking to invest in something that is likely to be the focal point of the room, such as a fireplace, this makes the choice you make even more important.
Here, we take a look at some of the most common home décor styles, and which types of fireplaces suit these best. Read More
With the winter months fast approaching, ensuring you have the right fire installed in your home to combat the chilly days ahead is of paramount importance. Many people will opt for the fireplace that makes a bold and impressive statement as the focal point of the room. Whilst this is obviously an important aspect in choosing a fireplace, things like efficiency or environmental impact are often overlooked, which can be costly.
With the winter month fast approaching, it’s a good idea to ensure that your fireplace is in good working order. However, after being dormant for at least half a year, it’s hard to tell what condition you might find it in. It’s best to check and make sure there are no problems with your fireplace now before you really start to need it.
We at Real Flame understand all too well how serious little problems can become if left unattended; a little preventative maintenance now can save a lot of money and time later this winter when you’ll really want to have a fully functioning fireplace. So here we look at signs that your fireplace may be in need of service. Read More
The Electronic Fireplace has increased in popularity over the years, and this popularity only looks set to continue. The added benefits mean that more people are opting for electric over traditional gas fires.