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September 21, 2012
New Addition to the Escea DX Range of Fireplaces

Escea is pleased to announce the arrival of the DX1000 fireplace to join the DX Series. DX fireplaces offer a see-through double sided option, heat ducting that allows the fireplace to be used in a central heating capacity and even allow control via an iPhone or Android app.

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September 13, 2012
Superb wine, fine dining and a fireplace – perfect restaurant

The quintessential Christchurch dining place Saggio di Vino is again open in the New Zealand garden city, after experiencing devastating earthquakes in September 2010 and February 2011. This is clearly an exciting piece of news for wine and fine dining enthusiasts. The food is great, the wine list is exceptional and the owners Lisa & Yommi are just as hospitable as ever.

Saggio di Vino with Escea DX1500 fireplace

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July 23, 2012
How do you choose the best fuel bed for your fireplace?

After choosing the correct size of a gas fireplace with the right heat output, the retailer will often ask you what kind of style front and fuel bed you require. This is when we see that the majority of buyers get overwhelmed with choice. Below we will cover some tips on how to choose your fuel bed (also known as flame effect, fire effect and fireplace bed, fire bed).

Similar to the fascia of the fireplace, the base of dancing flames should work with the rest of the room and match the taste of the owner. Manufacturers of fireplaces come up with various options but in general you can expect variations on imitation logs, a rocky fuel bed or modern solutions from broken glass to other colourful material.

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June 28, 2012
Is it possible to run your fireplace flue under the floor?

Yes. You can have your fireplace in the middle of the room and enjoy its ambiance and warmth without the need for a pillar or wall to cover the flue pipes.

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June 21, 2012
Escea fireplaces in luxury Millbrook villas

Millbrook is a world-class resort nestled within the Southern Alps of New Zealand offering five star accommodation, luxurious spa, top quality restaurants and leading golf facilities. Among the 175 boutique hotel rooms are spacious villas which all have Escea fireplaces with classic satin black Velo fronts.

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June 21, 2012
Escea EF5000 fireplace in Telecom building

Telecom Central in Wellington city is a state of the art office and retail space which was awarded a 5 Green Star rating due to its environmentally friendly design and performance. As the headquarters of Telecom New Zealand the building is around 19,000m sq and houses around 1700 employees. It was built using a thermally active exterior and tactile office interior with the future of their staff and growth in mind. [ Read more ]

May 29, 2012
Escea design philosophy

Creating stunning interiors that people love to not only look at, but also live in or spend time in, is one of the biggest challenges for architects and interior designers.

The design team at Escea spend a lot of time considering how the design of our fireplaces can help to make the task of interior design, creating ambience and building human friendly interiors a little easier.

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April 16, 2012
D Series fireplaces on EECA list

The Escea DX1500 and DL850 models are now on the New Zealand Energy Efficiency and Conservation Authority list of approved heating products. This opens a way for some ENERGYWISE funding. [ Read more ]