It is all about the Colonial Fireplace

Post On: January 17, 2012

Colonial fireplace can be a great decor for the people who want to deliver the colonial home decorating style in the house. Fireplace is a very important feature in the house especially if you live in very cold area. In the winter, I believe that most people will love to spend their time in the living room accompanied with a hot chocolate and sit on the comfortable cushion in front of the warm fireplace. It will be a must for the home owner who concern about the appearance of the house to gain a styled fireplace. The standard fireplace without having any accent and decoration will look plain and tedious. Colonial fireplace is different with the other types of fireplace.

classic Colonial Fireplace

classic Colonial Fireplace

The big difference of the colonial fireplace is on the location. If you always put a fireplace inside the living room, you will not do it this time. Colonial fireplace is installed in the kitchen. The colonial fireplace is not only a place for enjoying the warmth and gather with the family, but it is also functioned as a room where the housewives can baked, cooked and prepare the meals for the whole family members. There are several tools that you should present in this colonial fireplace since the purpose of this fireplace is multiple. The first tool is a crane. What is the function of this tool? It is utilized by the occupants to hold the kettle or cooking pot over the colonial fireplace.

Antique Colonial Fireplace

Antique Colonial Fireplace

For easy accessing to the crane, it is better for you attach this tool on the colonial fireplace interior. The second tool occurred in this room is the lug pole. It is a bar hung in horizontal position used to accommodate the pans and pots. As I have stated before the colonial fireplace is also a place for the people to bake their favorite dishes. It will be yummy by eating the delicious and hot food during the cold weather. You may need to install an oven on the colonial fireplace. You may pick the oven made in tin or metal door. That’s based on your preference. With such oven, you may also make an experiment for the new and fresh menu for the family.

Colonial Fireplace

Colonial Fireplace

You may also ask the children to make their favorite menu in this colonial fireplace room. To accommodate the purpose, you need to make sure that your room is big and lager enough. The colonial fireplace will consume much space in the house. As a result, the hot temperature produced by the fire is so high which can damage the wall or the brick. If you do not want to have any crack on your wall, I suggest you to prevent it by using a tool called as fireback or firelog. This tool is created from the green wood that you should install on the back of your brick. In the store, you may find the firelog made from iron. In brief, the colonial fireplace tools above are helpful for accommodating the need of the family during the winter.

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