What does the word “striking” mean to you? Well, the actual meaning of the word is “impressive,” which is a perfect description to aim when creating a focal point in your home décor.

As the fall and winter seasons approach, most homes will be using their fireplaces to stay warm. But why not make your fireplace as striking as possible as it is also functional?

Here are some striking fireplace ideas to motivate you to create your own design:

#1. Corner Fireplace

Got a drifting divider that needs some life? How about this perfect two-sided luxury fireplace placed at the edge of the wall? This will extend the power of the fireplace since it will be emitting heat from different angles, plus it provides a natural glow that blends well with the room.

#2. Wood Framing

Fireplaces obviously can’t be made of wood because they can burn, obviously. But that does not mean that you cannot incorporate the warm natural material of wood? Take this stunning fireplace as a good example. This modern high-efficiency gas fire brings warmth while blending the natural element of wood into the mix. It is also a glass-enclosed fireplace that is remote control operated made for the homeowner’ convenience.

#3. Make it Simple

One idea that you can do with your fireplace is to do nothing, but focus your efforts on the walls and the behind surrounding of the fireplace. This grey fireplace surrounds blends well against a planked white wall finished up with a simple interior. The simplicity of the contemporary design, made with smooth surfaces, lines and angles will make everyone notice the fireplace as they come into the living space.

#4. Low and long

How about a truly modern looking fireplace that is long and below knee height? This 2m linear gas fire can do exactly that. Created to be the focal feature of any living space, this beautiful design can have its flickering flames come alive at any given night and you may even be dancing with the flames as it provides your home with the warmth you deserve.

#5. Light Marble Design

How about this double-sided fireplace with light marble design? This striking masterpiece is without a doubt very eye-catching. Such type of bespoke fireplaces is perfect to place in a large open space to form a great focal feature. From its flueless design, all round flame view, and the use of Carrara marble everything about this design is truly magnificent.

Published by Joseph Webb