New Fireplace Inserts - Most homes these days are not even designed with with a fireplace in brain. Alternative heating sources which don't require the cleanup of ash and the selection of wood are another cause why fireplace installation in new homes is not so popular.
But, fireplaces are so stunning. They are excellent for hanging out on cold nights when you want to spend some quality time together with your family. The issue is that installing a traditional wood-burning fire-place can cost tens of thousands of dollars.
But, there are cost solutions that are effective to install a hearth without the traditional wood burning characteristics that cost so much. Most of this work you'll be able to do yourself. But if you've no hope of ever being an amateur development worker, then any work-you may need done won't be too costly to outsource to a contractor.