Resolutely contemporary, the chimneys are concrete or concrete effect. They are particularly suitable for modern and refined decorations and are enhanced by concrete. Small or monumental chimneys are the decorative element of your home.
Solid and durable material, concrete dresses fireplaces for modern and contemporary decorations. Raw, painted, colored or weathered, concrete blends perfectly with clean lines. The chimney covers this material to warm the atmosphere while highlighting the fire. No artifice, just the material in its simplest apparat to enjoy his evenings by the fireplace. In the living room and why not in any other room of the house, the chimney is concrete.
For the fireplace hearth, the concrete is refractory that can withstand temperatures of 1800 degrees. Then, the mantel of the chimney is done in facing of plates of fiber concrete. If you keep a masonry cladding, you can opt for waxed concrete, provided that it does not come into contact with hot surfaces. It will be appropriate for the coat for example. Finally, you can choose the cellular concrete, lighter but less resistant to heat. It can be painted and is more suitable for modern bio ethanol fireplaces.
Here are some nice decorations with concrete fireplaces: