The look of a fireplace cozies up any room and can make a dramatic statement for your home. Whether it’s a paired with a simple mantel or an elaborate surround your¬†fireplace is the perfect place to feature treasured items that make your home yours. There are some choices to be made early on. These choices include your fuel — gas, wood, pellet, electric, and your placement to name a few. They all have their advantages and efficiency considerations.

All things considered, be sure to take a look at these tips and you’ll be on your way: