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Masonry Fireplace Design

Masonry Fireplace Design
By Steve Litchfield on Mar 19, 2015 at 12:04 PM in Feature Articles

In Santa Barbara, we are fortunate enough to enjoy year-round mild temperatures. There really is no need to have a fireplace in your home as the main source of heat, though it is fun to build a slow-burning wood fire for ambiance on those overcast days when the temperature plunges below 60 degrees (brrr!). My wife and I are one of the few who enjoy a traditional, wood-fueled fire in an open fireplace when the fog moves in over the Mesa.

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