Best Modern Fireplace Designs

Best Modern Fireplace Designs

In this design inspiration article we would like to share some amazing fireplaces designs with you. We handpicked some of the best fireplace design ideas photos and we are so excited to share this cool fireplaces ideas with you!

Here is the list of the most popular contemporary fireplace design ideas:

Modern Fireplace Design with TV

Fireplace designs with TV above have been gaining popularity over that last few years. This design is the most popular in living rooms and bedrooms. For those who don't have a flat screen TV hanging on the wall but rather sitting on top of a TV stand, media consoles with fireplaces have been a great solution - they provide a solid platform for your TV and as an added bonus include media storage and wire management system. 

Here are some fireplace design ideas photos picturing modern fireplaces with TV's:

Flat screen TV inside a niche above the Touchstone The Sideline™ 50"- Recessed Electric Fireplace (#80004):

Modern Electric Fireplace with TV above

Napoleon Allure™ Phantom 60" Linear Wall Mounted Electric Fireplace (NEFL60FH-MT) with wood surround installed under a wall mounted flat screen TV:

Fireplace with TV above

Napoleon Allure™ Phantom 50" Built-in/Wall Mounted Electric Fireplace (NEFL50FH-MT) built into a custom entertainment center:

Fireplace built into a custom Entertainment center

Napoleon The Shelton Brown TV Stand With Electric Fireplace for 66" TV (NEFP42-1715BW):

TV stand with fireplace for a 66" TV

Modern Flames 60" Landscape Series Built-in Electric Fireplace (LFV6015-SH) with TV above:

Built-in Electric Fireplace with TV above


Look at more fireplaces that are safe to install under a TV: FIREPLACES TO INSTALL UNDER TV

Look at more TV stands with built-in fireplaces: TV STANDS & MEDIA CABINETS WITH FIREPLACES


Modern Fireplace Surround Ideas

There are so many options when it comes wot fireplace surrounds! With traditional fireplaces the surround options were restricted to fireproof materials like tile, stone, brick etc. With modern fireplaces you can use virtually anything to create a perfect surround for your contemporary fireplace, even simple drywall and paint can work. 

Here are some modern fireplace surround ideas:

Stone Fireplace Surround Ideas

Stone surround with Touchstone Onyx™ - 50" Wall Mounted Electric Fireplace (#80001): 

Modern Fireplace with Sheet Rock Surround

Amantii 60″ Built-in Electric Fireplace (Panorama, BI-60-DEEP) with stone surround:

Built-in Electric Fireplace with Stone Surround

 Electric Fireplace with Stone Surround and TV above

Fireplace Mantel Ideas

If you are looking for a more traditional fireplace look you might want to consider of purchasing a fireplace with mantel or building on of your own. Here are some ideas for your fireplace mantel inspiration: 

Napoleon The Monroe 33" Electric Fireplace with Mantel (NEFP33-0314BW):

Contemporary Electric Fireplace with Mantel


Look at more fireplaces with mantels: ELECTRIC FIREPLACES WITH MANTELS 


 Touchstone The Sideline™ 60"- Recessed Electric Fireplace (#80011) with a custom-built mantel:

Electric Fireplace with a Custom Mantel


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