Fireplaces help make homes more comfortable as well as provide a good source of heat. Maintaining the fireplace and cleaning the chimney can keep it working for the life of the home. If you are looking for a fireplace company for repairs or upgrades you can use Angie's List to search fireplace companies near you to get professional help.

Chimneys are an essential part of the fireplace and help to maintain consistent heat in the home.  Getting a professional chimney sweep is ideal every year or two.  Using local reviews from chimney sweep pros nearby can help get 3 quotes quickly.

Firewood will provide sufficient heat along with great ambiance that typically comes from a crackling fire.  Some folks opt for gas log fireplaces instead of real wood, but having the right insert along with good heat settings can stil be just as cozy.


Outdoor Fireplaces and Fire Pits

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Plan ahead and take the right steps to make the most of your outdoor extravaganza.
Jack and Samantha Rutty pose for a photograph with their sons Conner and Jaiden inside the covered outdoor kitchen and fireplace at their home in the Dallas/Fort Worth area, Texas. (Photo by Jae S. Lee)
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Jack R. and his wife wanted to take advantage of the 70-degree winter days and stay comfortable during the hot Texas summers, so they transformed their backyard into a stunning family retreat for all seasons.
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A fire pit enhances outdoor living.
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From butler’s pantries to movie rooms and opulent outdoor living areas, consider these luxurious upgrades for your home.
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A paving stone patio, driveway or backyard can add curb appeal and a natural and unique beauty to any home.