Kamins are in increasing demand in view of the popularization of life in the suburbs and personal home ownership. In addition, now the fireplaces are successfully equipped even in apartments.
The advantages of this solution have already been said a lot. The fireplaces are brought into the interior inimitable zest, make the house comfortable and unusual.
It is not as difficult to choose and equip a fireplace as it may seem. In fact, a fireplace is a type of ordinary stove, which was still in the old days an attribute of every house. Just now the fireplace plays a more aesthetic role, and not practical. Although, nothing prevents the fire combustion energy of the fireplace for additional heating of the room.
The basic requirements for the fireplace are a small -sized design, an open type of firebox and the presence of a direct chimney. The equipment of the chimney should be entrusted to specialists, since even a slight mistake can do very expensive, and may even end with the alteration of the entire fireplace. Smoke and carbon monoxide under any circumstances should not leak into the room. You can get the necessary security consultations on the safety of fireplaces in the cabin of fireplaces, as well as the selection and installation services. You can also order services such as video surveillance installation for which the price of which is presented, for example, on the corresponding sites.
Today there are 4 main types of fireplaces:
Closed. It is understood that the firebox is built into the wall, therefore, the fireplace almost does not take a place in the room.
Open – similar can be placed in the center of the room, like a hearth. Unlike closed fireplaces, they occupy a certain area of the room and require special fire safety measures. But in this case, nothing limits you in choosing a design of such a fireplace. It should be noted that it was in the center of their dwellings that the forefathers usually equipped the focus.
Half -open – fireplaces located near the walls and a little protruding inside the room. The chimney in this case can be located directly in the wall, or is built above the fireplace.
Corner. In fact, these are the same half -open, but with an angular location. Such a solution saves enough free space in the room.