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Lekker fireplaces

Why invest in a fireplace?

Lekker fireplaces

For homeowners, a fireplace brings more than just aesthetic and economic enhancement to a home. During winter, traditional fireplaces and gas fireplaces provide highly effective, inexpensive methods of heating a house…


There are many factors that determine what fireplace size is ideal for your room. Things such as insulation, the number and size of windows and types of windows in your home, vaulted ceilings versus flat ceilings and narrow hallways between rooms and outside temperature, all make a difference to your choice in fireplace. Miscalculating the amount of cold air which requires heating will result in a fireplace that only radiates heat directly adjacent to the unit, and disappoint by not heating the space properly. As a rule of thumb, biofuel and gas fireplaces have smaller heating capacities, while larger wood and solid fuel fireplaces can heat much larger volumes.

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Integration into the design of a home and the lifestyle of its inhabitants is an important consideration when selecting the right fireplace for your home. All fireplaces share a common aim: to generate heat. Some fireplaces are highly economical and energy efficient, whilst others are easier and cleaner to use. Assets such as simplicity, affordability and practicality must be considered before making the choice. What sort of unit will best enhance your comfort? this an important question to ask. we are very fortunate in the Southern Hemisphere, that even our winters have a great deal of sun, so it’s often necessary for using fireplaces that burn throughout the whole day, only part of it.


A Beauty Fires biofuel burner is a viable solution if you rent property, as its either freestanding and mobile or easily removed without compromising the property. You can invest in a quality fireplace without needing to part with your investment when relocating. A Heatwave gas fireplace is a convenience that is well worth the investment, if chosen for the right reason. Ultra-convenient and safe, gas fireplaces provide instant heat at the touch of a button. There is no need to kindle the fire, and thus no cleaning is required.

Very popular among homeowners these days are closed system combustion fireplaces, such the Bogen and Romotop range and the cast iron Ferno range. Environmentally-friendly and cost-effective to use, these units feature unique, sophisticated combustion systems. There is also a great range of Heatwave open and glass fireplaces, fitted with patented built-in humidifiers, is available, which can be filled with water and any aromatic or medicinal drops, providing the ideal winter remedy for all those blocked noses and irritated chests.

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