Good to know:
The Log Holders/Wood
Baskets are an attractive way to keep a supply of wood right at your hearth.
Wood Holders coordinate with fireplace tool sets and fireplace screens. Large
baskets also make attractive log holders. For carrying wood you might want a
leather or canvas log holders.
A set of
fireplace tools can add to the décor of a room while making a crackling fire
even more enjoyable. When burning a fire it is important to have a
screen, which is a folding, usually metal guard set in front of the fire. It
is used to keep ashes and hot elements from flying into the room and to help
keep unwanted objects from getting caught in the fire.
Brass Fireplace tools:
Solid brass fireplace tools tend to be more traditional and formal looking. Solid brass sets have a
variety of finial treatments to suit a range of decorating styles.
Another important fireplace tool is the
Andiron, which sits inside the fireplace and is used to hold the logs in
Fireplace Fenders also called "rails". Fenders are foot rests set on the
hearth across the front of the firebox.