Where should the grate be placed in a fireplace?

Answer On One Hand: Improving EfficiencyA fireplace grate can improve the efficiency of your fireplace, but the proper placement is essential to its effectiveness. The grate should be placed at least thre... Read More »

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Do you use a grate in a fireplace insert?

According to, most fireplaces work best with a grate, which allows air to circulate for better burning. Even those who use andirons are encouraged to use grates instead. Gas logs also ... Read More »

Is it safe to hang a flat screen tv over a fireplace. will the heat from the fireplace effect the tv?

Can you partially close fireplace flue when a fire is burning in fireplace?

You have to, or the fire is going to burn way too hot and not last very long. Depends on the type of wood you use also.

How to Grate Zucchini?

Some recipes call for zucchini to be grated. Zucchini bread, zucchini pancakes and zucchini cookies are just some of the popular recipes that call for grated zucchini. Zucchini can, however, also b... Read More »