Biofireplace is a unique product, the feature of which is a real open flame. Such a fireplace is perfect for installation in any apartment and is completely safe. Biofireplace performs both heating and decorative function, it will perfectly decorate any home.
This home furnishing element consists of several elements. One of them is the fireplace portal, which primarily performs a protective function, that is, it limits the ability to come into close contact with heating elements, in addition, it plays a decorative role. Another structural element of this device is the burner. This is the heating part of the fireplace, which is filled with fuel, and it, burning, generates heat.
Another protective part of the biofireplace is the outer door, which closes the flame and can serve as a decorative function. As a rule, it is made of glass.
It is very difficult to make such fireplaces with your own hands, since they are a rather complex structure. An assembly error can lead to negative consequences, so it is better to entrust this work to a skilled craftsman, to whom you can provide the drawings of the desired model of the biofireplace, and he will be able to make it for you on an individual order.
The bio fireplace is very easy to use: it is simply ignited and refueled
The ignition of this interior element can be carried out with the help of special fireplace matches or with the help of an elongated lighter. In addition, by purchasing such a fireplace, you save yourself the hassle of cleaning ash and cleaning it from soot, it will decorate the interior of the house and not pollute it.
Many models of biofireplaces outwardly look exactly like real wood-burning products, so they will perfectly decorate any classic interior. But there are some types that differ from classic models, as a rule, they are made in urban design, so they will fit better into a modern interior.
Differences between biofireplace and ordinary
One of the distinguishing features of such an interior item is the absence of a chimney, so it can be placed in any part of the room with any design. In addition, there are no restrictions on the type of room in which such a fireplace can be located. A feature of the biofireplace is the presence of a flame, but no smoke. Unlike an electric fireplace, it warms with a real hearth, burning thanks to bioethanol.
A distinctive feature of the biofireplace design is its operation from the burner. This item is a metal container. Some fireplaces are equipped with burner covers, thanks to which you can easily adjust the size and height of the flame, the line of fire, so that it fits better with the interior and home environment in general. Some models of biofireplaces are also supplemented with filters for the burner, which help purify the air.
In addition to the aesthetic function of decorating the interior of an apartment or house, the biofireplace performs a heating function. It has been established that such a structure can raise the air temperature by ten to fifteen degrees in a room with an area of about fifty square meters. As for its function of decorating the interior, then such an element can become the most significant in the entire setting of the room. A biofireplace correctly selected by design can become a highlight of both the living room and the bedroom or children's room. Therefore, there is a huge selection of biofireplaces that will fit into any interior: both in the design of an apartment made in a retro style, in Provence, modern, in a classic style, and in the design of any modern interior in the Hi Teck style. Designers offer the most stylish and daring solutions.
Bio fireplaces are divided into types depending on their design. Designers and craftsmen have provided models that are suitable for each type of room and its interior. Thanks to a wide selection of varieties and models of biofireplaces, you can choose such an element of the interior both for a private house and for an apartment, both for a small room and for a large room.
The bio fireplace, in addition to the heating function, also performs a decorative function in the interior of the house, therefore it is important that it fits well into the home environment. Its correct placement in the room is of great importance. Thanks to a wide and varied selection of types and models of biofireplaces, you can choose the most suitable one in terms of size and appearance.
According to the placement of the fireplace in the room, several types of them are distinguished, of which the most common is wall-mounted. This type of fireplace most accurately conveys the appearance of classic fireplace models. Based on the area of the room in which the fireplace is planned to be installed, you can choose a fireplace in real dimensions or in conditional ones, that is, a small device. The latter option is suitable for rooms with an area of less than twenty square meters.
The next variety is a corner fireplace… This model takes up a little less space in the room, in contrast to the previous type. It is perfect for a small cozy room. Outwardly, it is a portal, its design is usually quite simple.
There are also wall-mounted, built-in, hinged, insert biofireplaces. A built-in fireplace is mounted in the wall, and wall-mounted models of biofireplaces have fasteners, and such a biofireplace should be small, usually no more than a meter. Floor models of biofireplaces are the most popular and classic in their design.
Another type of biofireplaces are biofireplaces… This is an incomplete fireplace, it is rather a part of the fireplace that can be built into any other suitable fireplace, regardless of its type. This type of fireplace is installed in ordinary smoke fireplaces, if there is a problem with cleaning the chimney or when it is not possible to use firewood for kindling it.
Some designer models of fireplaces can be in the form of household items, for example, a coffee table.
Other design models of biofireplaces have a round, triangular or rectangular shape, some creators of biofireplaces offer very unusual solutions: curved biofireplaces.
As a rule, biofireplaces have a metal body, which is coated with a specialized polymer composition. Floor models of biofireplaces are equipped with support legs, which in some of these devices can be adjusted by changing the height of the fireplace. In some types of fireplaces, the role of support is played by wheels. Such biofireplaces are very easy to move around the house or apartment.
The smallest type of fireplace is considered to be a candle fireplace on a stand. Its appearance is a round, square or rectangular structure, protected by glass, which prevents contact with open fire. The largest types of bio fireplaces are floor models that look exactly like real smoke fireplaces.
High-tech living room
Manufacturers present a huge selection of biofireplaces that will suit any interior.So, you can even find a high-tech model that fits best into any modern environment. To create such an interior, designers use the newest and most unusual materials, as chrome-plated metal is very often used.
A high-tech fireplace will be a very bold and unusual solution. In addition, such an element of decor is often installed not against the wall, as is customary, but in the center of an apartment or house. Some models of biofireplaces do not have a classic rectangular shape, but a triangular or round shape.
Such an interior is best suited for a room with a small area. This style is created by small elements of the home furnishings. The furniture in such rooms is usually small and neat. As a rule, biofireplaces that fit into the minimalist design of the room are located in the corner of the room, since it will take up the least space there, but this is not a mandatory rule.… A fireplace in a minimalist room can literally sit on a shelf or table.
Provence style interior
Provence-style interiors are usually very gentle and romantic. But at the same time, a biofireplace in this style will look very elegant and stylish. Such a setting inspires warmth, so the fireplace, as its source, will perfectly fit into this interior. A fireplace made in the Provence style should be somewhat reminiscent of antiquity. This effect can be achieved with the help of an image of a broken brick or a piece of paint on the biofireplace.
Designers advise to give the entire Provence style interior an artificial antiquity. For the decor of a biofireplace and other furniture elements, finishing with a stone and other natural materials is perfect.
Modern Art Nouveau apartments
This design differs from the classic, first of all, in its uncomplicated nature and is even a little mundane. A characteristic feature of modern Art Nouveau is the functionality of every item in the house. That is, a biofireplace made in this style should perform its main function - heating the room, and only then perform a decorative function, which is practically not important for this interior. Even a biofireplace that does not perform its main function and is installed only as a decor item should have a design similar to the real one: most often manufacturers make an imitation of a fire flame and burning firewood. The most characteristic feature of all modern biofireplaces is the successful combination of simplicity and functionality with the most unusual fashionable solutions.
How to decorate the interior
As for the furnishings, it is best to place the biofireplace against the wall opposite the sofa or armchairs with a small table. It is advisable to remove all large technical devices away from such a fireplace, since they will distract attention from the main detail of the room's interior - the fireplace. Some place a TV on top of the biofireplace, but interior designers advise against doing this. The fireplace can be decorated with stylish details such as vintage clocks or quirky figurines, and family photos mounted on the fireplace add warmth and comfort to your home.