Stone Fireplace Surrounds
Surrounds are the focal point of the
fireplace. They impart the required look to the fireplace and hence
the room. They are pieces of art consisting of mantel, sides and the
hearth frame. Care should be taken that the surrounds blend with the
mantel, legs and the shelf.
Fireplace surrounds can be created using a variety of materials and
styles. They can be made of genuine granite, marble or limestone. They
are fireproof and can be placed in direct contact with the fireplace
Interchangeable stone surrounds are gaining popularity. It provides
flexibility to the owner who can give a new look by spending a nominal
amount. It is important to pay attention to not only the styling of a
fireplace but also that of the hearth and surrounding unit for an
eye-catching effect. Surrounds can be customised to suit the varied
and distinct tastes and requirements of individual client. Will some
prefer the colonial brick look, others may want to give a rustic feel
to the interiors by using natural stones like Granite.
Manufacturers pay attention to the smallest detail to fulfill your
specific functional needs. Care is taken to combine the functionality
with aesthetic value.