Fire Glass is fast replacing the traditional fire logs and rocks, and is becoming hugely popular among designers and style conscious homeowners. Today, you will find fire glass in the most high end restaurants, hotels, and homes. There are various reasons that have favored this switch from fire rocks to fire glass. In this post, we will discuss some important benefits of fore glass that have forced people to make this switch.
The most important benefit of fire glass over all other methods is the aesthetic quality. None of the traditional methods including the fire logs and stones are half as elegant and stylish as fire glass. On the other hand, with fire glass you get to choose from an array of colors, and you can spice up the whole décor with the mix of and colors. Fire glass is available in a wide variety of colors such as clear, red, blue, white, black, and many others. Apart from this, you also get to choose from the various available sizes and shapes such as ¼ inch, ½ inch, and beads.
You can use your creativity to choose the right color and size to go with your décor, and color scheme. Fire glass also comes in two different finishes. One is the basic finish and the other is reflective. The reflective fire glass features a mirror finish on one side that reflects the light falling on it, and creates an array of rays that brighten up the whole décor. With fire logs and stones, you get no choice when it comes to colors or designs, and you have to make good with the fake-looking logs that take away all the charm of the fireplace.
The fire experience that you get with fire glass can never be matched by the one offered by fire logs and stones. The beautiful flame when rises from the bed of fire glass creates a fire display that is truly breathtaking. It can brighten up the atmosphere and create an ambience perfect for the family to get together and enjoy the beautiful fire display.
Having said a lot about the beauty and style of fire glass, it is important to talk a bit about its efficiency as well. Fire glass has a higher heat rating compared to fire logs and stones, and create better heat with lesser amount of gas. It also does not create any fumes, smoke, ash, or soot. So, you don’t need to put in special efforts to clean it frequently.
With proper use fire glass can last a lifetime without losing its color, shape, or shine to extreme temperatures. It is made of tempered glass and can withstand temperatures as high as 1300 degrees. So, it is a one-time investment that will pay you off for the lifetime.
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