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Bring the magic outdoors with a fireplace.

We are a card-carrying outdoor fire enthusiasts. We think they provide a great focus for outdoor entertaining and there is unquestionably a restorative effect to the warmth of the gentle glow of flickering flames. For the garden designer, fires should … Continue reading

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All about the latest fireplaces

While the origins of the modern day fireplace may date back to the 11th century, it has only been in recent years that the UK fireplace industry has ushered in a wide array of groundbreaking innovations that make the addition … Continue reading

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How to integrate an outside fireplace into a garden landscaping project (updated).

Want an outside fireplace to warm a patio or deck on those chilly evenings – or to extend the use of an outdoor entertaining space into winter – but unsure how to start the design, or where to place it? … Continue reading

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Yes, you CAN have a TV above your fireplace!

Many fireplace products do not allow the installation of a flatscreen TV above, but don’t be put off – at Urban Fires we have a series of gas, bio-ethanol and electric fireplaces that can be used in conjunction with a … Continue reading

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Five reasons why developers should always install fireplaces in higher value homes.

(1) Many developers already understand the importance of designing a home that is in synergy with a buyer’s individual preferences, whilst accentuating those visual aesthetics that enhance property values. Don’t make that fireplace an option! (2) A fireplace within the … Continue reading

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Five ways to tell what kind of chimney you have.

Your choice of gas fire or other heating appliance in the UK will be determined by the type of chimney or flue in your home, if there is one at all. You will be able to identify which flue type … Continue reading

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Warm your outdoor parties with a fireplace!

There can be nothing more enjoyable than spending time outdoors at home with your family and friends,  but have you ever gone back inside because the night was just too chilly to enjoy the moonlight? Outdoor fireplaces are great for … Continue reading

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What is a balanced flue gas fire?

Balanced flue gas fires are energy-efficient glass-fronted room-sealed appliances that take air directly from outside the home for combustion. Typically, they are easier to install and have more versatile siting opportunities – with a choice of horizontal (up and out) … Continue reading

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