A fireplace screen must foremost prevent sparks from escaping the fireplace. But it should be acknowledged that it becomes the focal point of the fireplace just as the fireplace is the focal point of the room. It needs to have sufficient decorative interest to help make the fireplace attractive without the fire burning, as is most often the case.
Screen Design Hints:
- An arched top, three panel screen in front of a rectangular fireplace opening adds character and softens the square lines of the opening.
- A screen with an intricate design can add much to the beauty of a fireplace.
- Andirons or a decorative grate along with a screen can make your fireplace truly unforgettable.
Gargoyle Andirons with Screen$0.00“What’s old can be new again” This andiron design has already survived the test of time. It was added to our collection because of its unique style and grace, which has all but disappeared in modern andirons. The utilization of andirons as a design focal point is a sure way to personalize your fireplace. It can be the inspirational centerpiece of your hearth and be used in harmony with other coordinated components for a true, one of a kind look. Consider it as the perfect andirons and screen combination for our outside fireplace. As a design hint: The addition of andirons will greatly improve the overall appearance of your fireplace. Many examples of this concept are available in the “Inspirations” section of this website.Read More