Your fireplace design begins with the technical details and ends with the aesthetic details. Be sure to address every aspect for a successful fireplace design project.
1. What is the size of the area you want to heat? All fireplaces are tested to see how many BTUs of heat they generate. If you are heating a space with high ceilings and an open floor plan, you will want to consider a fireplace that generates more BTUs than a smaller room which is closed off from the rest of the house.