Choosing a Fireplace

Fireplace designs in South Africa have come a long way since their humble beginnings, and in recent years the increased availability of controllable, highly efficient, and aesthetically striking fireplaces has led to a radical change in thinking.

As with any piece of well-chosen furniture, free-standing or built-in fireplaces can become a stunning feature, adding comfort, style and value to a home. But where do you begin your selection process?

Closed vs Open Fireplaces?



Quite simply, a closed system fireplace is over 80% efficient in comparison to an open fireplace, which typically loses 70% of its heat straight up the chimney.

Aesthetically Speaking ...



While some prefer an open fire, practically and aesthetically your options are less varied than a closed system.Closed system, fire-places offer a timeless look which will fit with any interior, either modern or classic.

Heat Output



It is extremely important to choose the correct Fireplace for the area you wish to heat.Contact us and we can guide you through your options.