The fireplace(order2(AT)qzyikai.com) is an architectural element,
which has a space can be placed firewood , usually used for
heating, but sometimes also used to cook food . Place where
firewood is called firebox or firepit, chimney or other flue gases
and particles guided combustion exhaust gases leave the building.
Although most of the construction of the fireplace in the room ,
but the outdoor fireplace can be warm in the evening , outdoor
cooking or as architectural decoration .
In colder climates where the fireplace has been the main features
of a family, because it gives people a warm , but to spend a long
winter . Bake warm feeling, and jumping with flickering flames ,
even today , people still feel happy in cold weather . Therefore,
the whole family would gather around the fireplace chat. After
work, before going to sleep at night , here are usually family
gathering place .
Mantel is the focus of the interior. Traditionally, fireplace
mantels to architects / designers create a personal characteristic
in a room unique opportunity. Historically, fireplace mantels
considered interior décor architectural style
In many places, based on coal, wood or peat as fuel , but is
gradually being replaced by cleaner and safer gas fireplaces and
electric fireplace. Some government agencies in air pollution laws
restrict the use of certain solid fuel fireplace. Gas fireplaces
are usually burn their fuel to maintain a trace of fire wood to
evoke a small flame. Alternatively, because the heating element
produced updraft strip -shaped flame in the air flowing vertically.
In recent years, Ventless Gel Fireplaces cause a lot of attention.
They do not need a chimney and hearth of the fireplace hung alone,
but they give any room fireplace adds atmosphere and produce large
amounts of heating.
Many families now have no equipped open fireplace , the inefficient
heating function has been replaced by central heating, and its
social function is also home entertainment center replaced. Some
fireplaces have been closed with concrete instead of using a peg
board at the top or bottom of the chimney . Therefore fireplace
heating can no longer be released. Because low-cost, make
prefabricated fireplace welcome, although only a limited size and
style . Brick or masonry fireplace quite durable and can be
designed for opening size, depth, and facing material, They also
cost significantly more to construct.