6 Distinctive Eras for Fireplaces

In this blog, we will discuss fireplace trends throughout the ages, discussing how Real Flame can incorporate a modern fire into a classic fireplace. We’ll discuss popular and distinctive eras for fireplaces such as Georgian, Victorian and Modern.

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2020 Decorating Trends

Understanding how your fireplace will directly interact with 2020’s interior design trends may help you to choose a new fireplace for your home. To help inspire you, we’re discussing the best trends of 2020 and recommending some fireplaces to compliment them. Read More

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Festive Design Inspiration for Decorating Your Fireplace

There’s nothing quite as homely as settling down in front of the fire during the festive period. In fact, it used to be a tradition in Britain that families and friends would gather around the fireplace to tell ghost stories during the Christmas period – but there’s little to be afraid of with our fireplaces. In this blog, we’re going to share some tips and safe designs to complement our range of fires. Read More

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When Do I Need to Plan the Fireplace?

We experience a great deal of customers coming to us too late in the process, often at a time where builders have already proceeded in incorrect preparations and/or incorrect advice. But do you know at what stage you should be contacting your fireplace company? This article will explain the fire planning and installation process so that you can fully understand why it’s best to speak to us as early as possible in your renovations. Read More

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The Importance of the Fireplace

In recent years, it’s fair to say that many home and business owners seem to have forgotten just how important fireplaces can be to the entire feel of a room. With the ability to completely transform a room’s existing interior design, the importance of the fireplace simply cannot be overstated.  Read More

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Family Fireplace Safety – Is My Fireplace Safe to Use?

When it comes to keeping your family safe around fires, there is no room for compromise. Whilst great strides have been made in ensuring the safety of fires, there will always be an element of danger where a naked flame is involved. So how do you know if your fireplace safe to use? 

Here, we discuss how to keep your family safe around fires and take a look at just how safe fires are for anyone who has children or pets.
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Bespoke Fireplace Designs – The Real Flame Experience

When it comes to installing the perfect fireplace within your home, in some cases it can be a challenge to find a fireplace with the right aesthetics, that is available in the dimensions you require. This doesn’t have to be a problem though, with bespoke installations becoming more popular among homeowners in recent years, you can rest assured that you can have almost any fireplace redesigned to fit your exact requirements.  Read More

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Different Types of Fireplaces – Which is Best?

When it comes to choosing a fireplace, your final decision can be influenced by many factors, from the initial cost of the unit and the cost of running your fireplace to its expected heat output and effect on the environment. Whilst you may have your sights firmly set on a particular type of fire, it is well worth considering all the different types of fireplaces available to you in today’s market. Bioethanol fires in London have seen a sharp upturn in popularity for a number of reasons, with gas fires in London also selling particularly well. Alongside this, wood stoves in London and electric fires in London also continue to gain a steady stream of sales and enquiries too.

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Why Now Is The Perfect Time to Get My Fireplace Serviced

With the fantastic British summer officially in full swing, your fireplace is likely to be the last thing on your mind as you bask in the glorious sunshine. Whilst we encourage you to enjoy every last bit of sun while you can, it’s definitely worth taking some time to beat the winter rush to get your fireplace serviced. Read More

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Fireplace Design Ideas

When it comes to creating a real statement within your home, fireplaces are often considered the go-to piece of furniture. You may be moving into a new home or be in the middle of an extensive renovation project and scouring the web looking for some fireplace design ideas to act as a focal point for your room. Read More

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