If you are anything like me, you are easily drawn in by the inviting ambience and luxury of a fireplace in a room.  There are so many varieties, styles, and looks when it comes to fireplaces; but regardless of whether you prefer wood burning or gas, brick or tile, one thing remains – how does one redesign a dated fireplace and make it the focal point of the room? Stagers and home owners alike can follow a few simple steps in this issue of AspiredHome that Birgit Anich shares with us to create the perfect focal point.