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No matter what type of fireplace you have -
wood, gas, electric, or gel - a fireplace tool
set will add to the finished look of your fire
Fireplace tool sets come in a wide variety of
styles and finishes so you’re sure to find one that matches
your décor choices. Most consumers select wrought iron
tool sets for their durability and the ease of matching the
black color to any scheme. Other popular styles include
antique, contemporary and scenic designs incorporated into the
rack, handles, and shafts of each tool. Finish choices
are also plentiful with everything from basic black to solid
cast brass, pewter to powdercoat. Stained glass inserts
and marble accents are also available.
What's In A Fire Place Tool
Set?Tool sets include the same primary
components, though some may contain an additional tool or
Broom – This small brush is used to sweep away
the ashes and charred remnants of previous fires. The
firm bristles will reach into each corner to keep your firebox
clean. It is also designed to fit under the fireplace rack to
remove any debris located there.
Scoop – Just as you use a dust pan to collect
sweepings from your hardwood floors, use the scoop to pick up
the items gathered by the broom to remove them from your
Poker – The perfect way to move burning logs,
this simple tool features a pointed end with a hook. When
a fire is burning, this is one of the most important tool in
the entire ensemble.
Rack – Home Sweet Home for all of the
tools. Some racks have individual slots for each tool,
while others have a circular enclosure to keep tools in
Tongs – To move a burning log or add another
log to a roaring fire, tongs are the answer. This rugged
tool is specially shaped to easily grasp thick pieces of wood,
enabling you to place them into the fireplace safely.
Better tool sets do include this tool; most people find it to
be the tool they use most frequently because of its
FireplaceScreens.com – This
site divides their offerings in two ways: by design –
traditional, antique, contemporary, and scenic, or by finish
– black, brass, antiqued, pewter, and copper. Their
prices are great, and they frequently offer free shipping on
Home of Décor – With nearly 300 choices in
tool sets, you can find virtually anything on this site.
Their selection of traditional designs is unbeatable, but make
sure to spend some time wandering through the choices available
here – you may be intrigued by some of the more unusual
choices, such as tool sets combined with wood racks, medieval
designs, or stained glass inlays.
Scared of mismatching your fireplace
accessories? Home of Décor makes it easy
with Fireplace Ensembles, matching
the right fireplace screens with the perfect toolset.
Some three-piece ensembles also include the corresponding
wood holder, while four-piece ensembles add andirons to the