Fireplaces may seem like a fairly simple part of the home. There’s the hearth in front, the area where the fire actually burns, the mantel, and usually brick or stone surrounding the fireplace that goes up the wall. Over the years, the fireplace has gone from the only source of heating the room to a decorative feature that is no longer found in every house built. As a more decorative statement piece, the fireplace has seen a number of trends come and go. Here are some of the latest fireplace trends that you simply can’t ignore.
While many people believe that Millennials aren’t buying homes, that’s hardly the case. The truth is that those who are in their mid-thirties (yes, Millennials are now in their thirties) simply have different interests and circumstances that have changed how they approach buying houses.