Sleek, But Don't Burn Down Your House

 - Oct 26, 2006   Updated: Jul 21 2011
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The Geniol Fireplace is a sleek open air fireplace with a captivating design. The company site describes, "[The] centrepiece of this glass object is a stainless steel construction, which is attached to the sides of the glass cylinder with screws but gives the impression of floating in the air." It is suitable for indoor or outdoor use. The glass body that surrounds the flame is about 40cm high.

Implications - Consumers in modern society are constantly looking for products that offer efficiency. Items that complete a task while saving time are attractive to those who have fast-paced lives. Companies trying to increase their appeal could focus on this.