These 4 Eye-Catching Upgrades Can Help Boost Your Home’s Value

How to increase property value when you’re planning renovations for a home is a big consideration—you want to know which upgrades will bring you the best return on your investment. This is true whether you’re a homeowner trying to reduce your energy footprint or a real estate guru trying to maximize profits on your next deal.

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How Ortal Paves the Way with Luxury Home Interior Projects

Ortal has long been recognized as a global innovator of modern fireplace design. Our engineers and designers have been hard at work for more than 30 years refining the cutting-edge technology and sleek design elements that make Ortal fireplaces the preferred choice among architects, builders, and interior designers for luxury home interior projects.

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Which Features Do Americans Want in Their Dream Home? Hint: A Fireplace Is on the List

Homes.com set out to uncover what Americans want in a dream home by conducting a survey. They asked 2,000 people to envision their dream home. Across the board, fireplaces were a top priority for people of all ages.

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5 Fireplace Mantel Decorating Ideas for Your Traditional Hearth

A traditional fireplace mantel not only has a warm and inviting design; it also serves as a place to showcase treasures.

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Gas vs. Wood Fireplace. What is the Better Choice?

Burning wood for heat is a practice as old as humanity, yet it’s no longer necessary to the extent it once was. Technological advancements have inspired the development of cleaner, more efficient, elegant modern fireplaces that provide all the benefits of wood-burning hearths with significantly less maintenance and virtually effortless operation.

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Beyond the Living Room: 6 Unique Fireplace Ideas

When you think of a fireplace, you think of the living room or perhaps the family room. Yet the modern fireplace, with its infinite design possibilities, has so much more potential. With Ortal’s advanced technology, there’s no longer a limit to where you can place it.

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Push the Limits of Design with Ortal’s Modern Linear Fireplaces

 The modern fireplace transcends function. Today, homeowners strive for more than a warm glow. They’re looking for limitless design. They demand cutting-edge efficiency. Featuring elegant contours and superior technology, Ortal’s linear line of contemporary fireplaces offers a triumph of form and function, transforming mere walls into stunning masterpieces.

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Why You Need a Three-Sided Fireplace (and How to Design One)

Compared with traditional fireplaces, three-sided fireplaces offer less structure and more flame. With a firebox that’s visible from the front and sides, and a sleek design that possesses an unmistakably modern charm, these contemporary fireplaces have become increasingly popular among design-conscious homeowners and luxury apartment dwellers, not to mention commercial establishments (think high-end hotels and glamorous restaurants).

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How Do You Ortal? Design Contest Update

If you haven’t yet heard, Ortal is hosting a design contest. We’ve asked interior decorators, architects, and general contractors across the country to show us how they Ortal. We want to showcase the incredible ways in which designers are incorporating Ortal’s modern fireplaces into their client’s commercial and residential spaces. The contest is far from over, but we’ve already received some incredible entries. We wanted to give you a sneak peek at some of the wonderful designs that have come our way. Now, for the finest in modern fireplace design…

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The Top 10 Instagram Accounts to Follow for Design Inspiration

Looking for inspiration for your next major interior design project, or want ideas to help you freshen up your space? Instagram is the place to find it.

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