Reuse the Fireplace Grate
Having fireplace grate sounds a bit old school nowadays. Today, many of us have altered the fireplace with something more modern. The function of fireplace as the heater for the room around it has replaced by the invention of modern electronic heater which use electricity as its source of power. More of fireplace nowadays has no burning activities anymore, and more people use fireplace function as additional house decorative spot other than its original function which is to be the room heater. The traditional way of fireplace to heat the room indeed somehow is such a troublesome for most society who needs more efficiency. The carbon black which is resulted by the burning process in the fireplace needs a daily care.
If we take a look at the shape of the fireplace grate, it is actually remind us upon the classic ornamentation of the Roman decorated signature. Perhaps some of us wonder where to place this grate after more of us no longer need it. If we sell it in some old stuff online store or garage sale, we doubt on the possibilities of anyone who might have willingness to buy it since they also no longer use it too. Throw it somewhere may not be a good option, since it is heavy thing and classic enough.
Some of creative idea turn the grate used to be functioned in fireplace into an additional decorative accent for their room. If you are wondering what the grate might look like as a decorative accent, perhaps you will turn interested after you see some of house use the old grate to be the newspaper holder in the living room, of course after they do some retouch and recoat the grate. This surely could be an alternative idea to reuse your old fireplace grate.