Install Glass Fireplace Doors for Added Heat and Safety this Winter

There’s no doubt that a fireplace can add beauty, warmth and atmosphere to any room. A fireplace can quickly become the focal point of your family room, living room, bedroom or den. Continue reading

Saturday ShoutOut: PerfectlyImperfect blog

Another great blog to talk about this week! Today we’re featuring Perfectly Imperfect for our Saturday ShoutOut, the brainchild of Shaunna West. This blog has something in common with many of the blogs I have featured–it is crazy-visual. Continue reading

Beautiful Holiday Mantels for Your Home

Are you getting into the holiday spirit?  Even though one flake of snow has yet to fall this season, I am already spending time out and about looking for new decorating ideas for the holidays. And who doesn’t love to look at beautifully decorated holiday mantels? Continue reading

Fireplace Makeover: All Things Heart and Home

We’re very lucky here at “blog HQ” to get the opportunity to meet so many amazing people!  One of our very favorites is Robin, who fills one of our favorite blogs, All Things Heart and Home, with lots of ideas and love. In fact, Robin is in the process of completing a fireplace makeover right now, which we are very proud to be taking part in at Brick-Anew. Now let’s see what Robin has to say! Continue reading

#SaturdayShoutOut: Decor8 blog

Not surprising because it is so visual, the internet is producing some amazing websites and blogs.  One of these blogs I think meets a high bar is Decor8, and that’s why we are giving Decor8 this week’s #SaturdayShoutOut Continue reading

Tips For Keeping a Cement Fireplace Hearth Clean

With fireplace season here, and activity around the family fire ramping up in time for the coming holiday season, we know you are going to be looking for ways to keep your fireplace hearth clean. Continue reading

Brick-Anew Fireplace Makeover With Alison Gafner

Meet Brick-Anew customer Alison Gafner from Illinois. Alison just completed her fireplace remodel this fall, giving it a complete makeover with the Brick-Anew paint system just in time for the chilly weather. Check it out! Continue reading

Q and A With Home Staging Pro Sharon Tara

We recently caught up with home stager Sharon Tara, owner of Sharon Tara Transformations,  and were lucky enough to get her insight into the home staging business as well as some challenging issues she’s had to help her clients solve. Continue reading

#SaturdayShoutOut: Infarrantly Creative

The #SaturdayShoutOut is rolling on this week, and do we have a fun one for you!

I don’t know whether you spend a lot of time on the internet looking for new, creative and FUN ideas (I do!), but if you check out this blog, you will find a ton of ideas to get your weekend moving. Continue reading

Don’t Let Your Hard Earned Bucks Get Sucked Up The Chimney

Do you have a fireplace? Do you have doors on it?

Because if you don’t, even if you have never used your fireplace, you are increasing your energy bills by 14% every single month! So if you pay a $250 dollar electric and power bill, $35 dollars every month is being wasted. That’s a yearly expenditure of $420 bucks! Continue reading