The fireplace kitchen can add value and interest to your home. The fireplace kitchen has undergone many transitions since the reliance on it from the pioneering and homesteading era to current day society, where the fireplace functions primarily as a decorative rather than necessary feature. Having a fireplace in your kitchen hearkens back to another time. It makes you think about the days when people had to stand over a hot fireplace and spend hours just making dinner for their families. New fireplace technology makes it easy and affordable to add a fireplace to kitchen. There are several fireplace kitchen designs that can be used in the kitchen.