15 Ideas For the Built-in Fireplace
It is difficult to imagine a modern country house without heating. Whichever type of energy people use to heat the house, the fireplace is a necessary attribute of the living room. It is not only an excellent reserve source of heat, but also a living room decoration. How to properly place a fireplace on the wall, so it was safe and beautiful.
The fireplace is faced with a white stone.
Classic decoration of a fireplace in the house.
Modern built-in fireplace inserts are safe for installation even close to wooden structures. This opportunity appeared when engineers tried to find ways to increase the productivity (efficiency) of fireplaces. And they did it. Now many models of fireplace inserts are produced with an efficiency of up to 85%. Such a high heat output created conditions for the possible use of a fireplace as the main and only source of heat. Modern fireplace inserts can be installed anywhere - there is no need for a solid foundation, so the owners will easily find a suitable place. Several ideas of famous architects we picked up for this site.
The most simple built-in fireplace
Easier cannot be done! In the niche of the wall there is a wood stove, and next to it there is a log of firewood. It's very modern.
Wood-burning double-sided fireplace
Modern fireplaces are available in different types and sizes. A double-sided fireplace is an excellent alternative to a brick fireplace. In the wall, in which there is a built-in fireplace, you can also build in a bookcase.
Open plan with built-in fireplace in the partition
It is very difficult to imagine a modern house without an open plan layout, which usually includes a living room and a kitchen-dining room. The house becomes more spacious than it is in reality, when they are joined by a terrace. A double-sided fireplace will allow you to admire the flame in the dining room and in the living room.
Wall covered with marble
The solution proposed by the architect Tyler Hawryluk. Standard chimney box, lined with marble with fireplace and TV above. The front panel of the chimney box is slightly wider, so it does not seem massive, and the glass doors enhance the impression of lightness.
Narrow horizontal fireplace insert
See how the materials are selected: a smooth gray marble surrounded by a rough brick wall. The fireplace is also framed from below - a low and a long hearth, and on top with a ledge under the ceiling with a spotlight. Architect Tyler Hawriluk made the design of this room on color contrasts.
See how neatly the colors are in this living room. There are only two primary colors: white and gray. On a light gray wall, the white frame around the fireplace furnace looks beautiful, emphasizing the black fireplace, which will undoubtedly attract the eye. The picture above the fireplace also stands out in its blue color.
Corner fireplace insert
A light brick covering the box that closes the chimney looks beautiful from the living room in white and light beige colours.
Red fire between the orange chairs
In this living room, Tyler Hawriluk used the brutal design of the fireplace mantel. A large gray stone is well accentuated by a burning fire. Bright orange chairs, as if invited to sit next to each other.
If there is no possibility to install a wood-burning fireplace, then gas and electric will do. A gas fireplace creates coziness in the house, just like a conventional wood-burning fireplace. Facing the fireplace should be combined with walls and floor.
The fireplace is built in a frame box lined with wild stone. Inside there passes a metal chimney. You can easily hang a TV on this wall.
Fireplace in the bedroom
Some like the fireplaces that set them in the bedrooms. Here the fireplace is located directly opposite the bed. The upper part of the chimney chase is simply painted gray, and the bottom for contrast is faced with a white stone.
Living room with fireplace and panoramic window in the house of Red Cubatur
The Red Cubatur house of German architects fireplace insert is integrated into the pony wall. A wrought-iron frame with a geometric pattern surrounds the fireplace.
Sit by the fireplace and watch a great movie ... What could be better?
In a house built according to the Eastyn house plan in Australia, the fireplace insert is built into the partition separating the playing room from the living room.
Living room with fireplace and panoramic windows in the corner
The classic solution for built-in fireplace insert - black fireplace and a TV on a smooth white wall.
Living room with a modern built-in fireplace
Living room with white walls and furniture and floors of structured wood in several shades of brown. The fireplace hearth is built into the ledge decorated with laminated panels of dark gray color and a sofa with brown leather upholstery complement the color scheme of the living room.
Modern fireplace insert in the Beaumont House
A modern fireplace insert is built-in the marble wal. Next to the cozy armchair there are stylish coffee tables.
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