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What are the Costs of Using an Outdoor Fireplace in Maryland?

Posted in: Deck Design, patio design, fireplace, Contracting Questions, outdoor living, outdoor living spaces, deck add-ons, outdoor heaters, porch add-ons, Outdoor Fireplaces, outdoor accessories, EcoSmart Fireplaces, Porch and Deck Accessories, fire pit

James Moylan

Thursday, March 02, 2017

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Long-Term Costs of Operating an Outdoor Fire Feature in Bethesda, Maryland

Nothing provides quite the same blend of ambiance and function as an outdoor fire feature, but many people wonder about price. With so many fire features to choose from, which one is going to provide all the aesthetic beauty and functional warmth without breaking the bank?

This article compares three of the most common fire feature types: natural wood-burning fireplaces, biofuel fireplaces, and natural gas fires. For the sake of comparison, electric heaters are also included below. While not a traditional fire feature, they are a common alternative for those looking to heat their outdoor spaces.

Differences Between Wood-Burning and EcoSmart Biofuel Fireplaces

Posted in: outdoor living, outdoor living spaces, outdoor kitchen cabinets, outdoor heaters, outdoor heating systems, Outdoor Fireplaces, outdoor accessories, EcoSmart Fireplaces

James Moylan

Monday, November 14, 2016

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Which is better: Wood-Burning Fireplaces or EcoSmart Biofuel Fireplaces?

There’s nothing quite like the ambiance and visual appeal of a fire in your home, but not all fire features are equally well suited to every home. From size to installation considerations to aesthetics, you have to decide what type of fireplace represents the best value for your home. Two such possible features are natural fireplaces (a.k.a. wood-burning) and EcoSmart Fire biofuel fireplaces. To determine which would be the better fit for you, read on to discover their core differences.

Four Benefits of EcoSmart Fire Portable Outdoor Fireplaces

Posted in: outdoor living, outdoor living spaces, outdoor heaters, Outdoor Fireplaces, outdoor accessories, EcoSmart Fireplaces

James Moylan

Monday, July 11, 2016

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As EcoSmart Fire fireplaces have become more commonplace in decks and porches in Maryland and Virginia, their wide range of product lines are getting exposed to more potential customers. One line that’s stirring up a lot of interest in particular is their collection of portable outdoor fireplaces, which are durable, practical biofuel fireplaces in a durable, stainless steel package.

Best Practices for Using Biofuel Fireplaces

Posted in: outdoor living, outdoor heaters, outdoor accessories, EcoSmart Fireplaces

James Moylan

Thursday, July 07, 2016

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3 Steps to a Quick, Hassle-Free EcoSmart Fire Fireplace Installation

Posted in: outdoor living, outdoor living spaces, deck add-ons, outdoor heaters, outdoor heating systems, porch add-ons, Outdoor Fireplaces, outdoor accessories

James Moylan

Tuesday, June 28, 2016

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If you love the visual appeal, ambiance, and versatility of a fireplace but are holding off because of concerns about the installation process, know that there are alternate installation options available to you. In particular, EcoSmart Fireplaces can be installed in a number of ways—all of which limit the time commitment, mess, and hassle of traditional fireplaces.