Why You Should Know The History of the Fireplace

If you’re going to have your own personal fireplace you should know
the origins of this most powerful almost living organism in your house.
Yes… I am talking about the fireplace.

The initial design for the modern fireplace as we know comes from
Count Rumford after he designed a fire with a tall, shallow firebox,
which was better at drawing up a smoke out of the building.

Read on…

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