In many forms of fireplaces fresh air is brought in and passed around the back and sides of the stove before being admitted into the room.
Great improvements, however, have been effected in the design of open fireplaces, and many ingenious contrivances of this nature are now in the market which combine efficiency of heating with economy of fuel.
The Brahman or superintending priest; the Hotri or reciter of hymns and verses; the Udgatri or chanter; and the Adhvaryu or offerer, who looks after the details of the ceremonial, including the preparation of the offering-ground, the construction of fireplaces and altars, the making of oblations and muttering of the prescribed formulae.
Of the vast range of buildings for the accommodation of the monks hardly any part remains except the abbot's kitchen, noteworthy for its octagonal interior (the exterior plan being square, with the four corners filled in with fireplaces and chimneys), the porter's lodge and the abbey barn.
The serene environment around the Sedona area provides for a very restful stay while you enjoy guest rooms with arts and crafts furnishings, French doors, flagstone flooring and fireplaces as well as granite counters in the bathrooms.
The atmosphere is rustic, with working fireplaces and a cocktail bar.
Fireplaces in the restaurant's three dining rooms add to the ambiance.
With a sleek wooden interior, a Silver moose head and indoor and outdoor fireplaces, the Doug Fir is pure Pacific Northwest.
Amenities include over-sized dressers, 32-inch plasma TV, writer's desks, leather luggage benches, wood-burning fireplaces, and exquisite artwork by local artists.
Inside, the atmosphere is authentic with lots of exposed brick, fireplaces and authentic German décor.
The historical building boasts German style architectural elements including stained glass windows, heavy wood timber beam ceilings, large mahogany bar tops and several fireplaces, giving you a German feel on Cincinnati turf.
Depending on the suites chosen, rooms have king-size beds, private balconies overlooking Lake Eden, heart-shaped whirlpools, a 7-foot champagne glass whirlpool and fireplaces.
Rooms vary and have features like heart-shaped whirlpools, a 7-foot champagne glass whirlpool, fireplaces and cathedral ceilings.
The stone fireplaces, candlelight and dining nooks with sofa seating also contribute to an intimate feel, and live piano music adds a special ambiance.
Bavarian Inn The Bavarian Inn, located in the college town of Shepherdstown, is actually a luxury hotel as well as a restaurant, featuring 72 rooms with gas fireplaces, whirlpool baths and other upscale amenities.
Diners are surrounded by natural rocks, Douglas fir logs, and large welcoming fireplaces.
Three fireplaces make dining warm and intimate, while the menu features traditional German fare as well as other European-inspired dishes.
With fireplaces, oak staircases and ornate ceilings, the restaurant's dinner menu includes chicken, steak, wiener schnitzel and chateau briand.
Cabins feature similar amenities in addition to covered porches and fireplaces.
The dining room features three rock fireplaces to keep off the chill during winter months.
Featuring warm fireplaces and evening dining by candlelight, many patrons visit to taste their famed Virginia-style BBQ and stout ales.
The 3 fireplaces make for a nice relaxing environment after a day out hiking.