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December 27, 2020

Mounting a TV Above a Fireplace: A Good Idea?

Mounting a TV Above a Fireplace: The Heated Debate The coziest time of the year is approaching once again. The air is crisp and the time is right to change up the aesthetics of your living and entertainment spaces with a fireplace. You’re beginning to…

December 3, 2020

30 Modern Fireplace Ideas and Designs 

30 Hot Modern Fireplace Ideas and Contemporary Designs  It’s about time to reinvent your space, and you know that a modern fireplace is the sleek and cozy focal point you need. You’re looking for creative modern fireplace ideas and designs that are unique, functional, and…

November 12, 2020

Gas vs Wood Fireplace: Which Is Right For You?

Gas vs Wood Fireplace: Which Is Right For You? As winter nears once more and temperatures drop, you’re looking for a warm, comforting solution and are faced with the question: “Which is better, wood-burning or gas fireplaces?“ There are several key characteristics that differentiate gas…

October 9, 2020

A Gas Fireplace Transformation

A Gas Fireplace Transformation Not every fireplace project is a piece of cake; sometimes customers seek out Acucraft to fix what was their dream fireplace, which is what happened to the Connor family in Montana.  Dan, Contractor at Martel Construction, came to Acucraft hoping we…

September 29, 2020

Fireplace Safety Tips For Gas And Wood Fires

Fireplace Safety Tips For Gas And Wood Fires Curling up in front of a warm, crackling fireplace is the perfect way to spend a chilly night. But, in order to enjoy the peace of mind of knowing you have a safe home fireplace, you should…

September 22, 2020

Modern Wood Fireplace for Michigan Remodel

Modern Wood Fireplace for Michigan Remodel When Mike came to Acucraft in late 2018 looking for "the largest modern wood fireplace you have" for his new property in Traverse City, MI we were excited to help! As a current Illinois resident, Mike purchased a home…

September 2, 2020

Technical Support When You Need It

Acucraft Technical Support & On-Site Services When You Need Them Some companies think their job is done once your fireplace has left their facility; but at Acucraft we're with you throughout the life of your fireplace and are committed to a lifetime of enjoyment. Our…

August 20, 2020

Does A Gas Fireplace Need A Chimney? +9 More Burning Questions

Does A Gas Fireplace Need A Chimney? +9 More Burning Questions Gas fireplaces provide warmth and coziness. They even require less maintenance than a traditional wood-burning fireplace. But, the phrase low-maintenance still sparks questions from fireplace owners and prospective owners. Questions like: does a gas fireplace need a…

August 13, 2020

Pool with Fireplace in Hollywood Hills Luxury Home

Pool with Fireplace At Acucraft we love stepping outside the box and creating fire features that no one else can. A design growing in popularity is combining fire and water, which includes a stunning pool with fireplace to take your outdoor space to the next…

July 17, 2020

The Dream Double Sided Fireplace

The Dream Double Sided Fireplace A Signature Series Fireplace Journey: Why a Customer Chose Acucraft Over the Competition for Their Dream Double Sided Gas Fireplace When Ben came to us early 2019, he was looking for a double sided fireplace for his home, they were…