Choosing the Right Wood Burning Stove Style

contemporary stove sceneJust like a fireplace, a wood burning stove brings style and warmth into one's home. Of course, if selected with care when it comes to style. A stove will be an important part of your house or flat for years to come and therefore it is very important for it to look good. But which style is right for you? Traditional? Modern? Something in between? It may help to have a closer look at the options available.

Traditional Style Wood Burning Stoves

Traditional style wood burning stoves are ideal if you want to give your home a more old-fashioned look. For example Victorian. Obviously, traditional style stoves are a perfect choice for restored homes with traditional décor. The good news is that many wood burning stove manufacturers follow the styles of the good old days. Yes, their stoves look like they were made in the first half of the 20th century. But in contrary to those that were really made in the previous century, modern-day traditional stoves are available in a wealth of colours and colour combinations, allowing you to complement your traditional style décor and give it a modern touch at the same time.

There is of course no need to worry about traditional wood burning stoves not incorporating the latest technology. They may look similar to those used by your grandma but they are technologically just as advanced as those with a more modern look.

Modern Style Wood Burning Stoves

For many home owners, a wood burning stove is much more than just a heating appliance. It is a reflection of their appreciation of technology. For others, it is a fashion statement. So if you want to give your home a more modern feel and look, a trendy wood burning stove will help you achieve just that.

No matter if you are living in a flat in the city or a country cottage, a modern wood burning stove can be incorporated perfectly into either. This is because they come in many shapes, sizes and designs. They can be elegant, minimalistic, futuristic, elaborate,... the choice is really huge. Then, there are also models that are raised from the ground. Some of the latest designs include freestanding pedestal models, three-legged models and cylindrical designs. Very popular are also inset stoves as they look ultra modern and trendy. Lastly, there are also many original and unique designs that really make a statement. As much as their technological advancement is concerned, they are just as advanced as they look.

None of the Above?

Not impressed by traditional nor modern style wood burning stoves? There is good news. Eager to meet just about everyone's taste for style and aesthetic appeal, many manufacturers of wood burning stoves also offer designs that are somewhere in between. Traditional with a modern flair. Modern yet timelessly elegant. Yes, there is a perfect wood burning stove for just about everyone's taste and preferences. You just have to decide which one is right for you.