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Why You Might Want to Install Fireplace Doors

If you’re looking to install a custom fireplace, you should also start looking into fireplace doors. Not only do they contain fires and to add a stylish finish, they can also help regulate heat, and prevent rogue sparks. There are plenty more benefits you’ll see with fireplace doors. Here are just a few: They’ll make…

Fire Pit vs. Fireplace: Which Is Right for You?

An outdoor fireplace or fit pit can provide an enjoyable experience and enhance the ambiance of your space. However, both options are very different, so you’ll have to determine which is right for you. Here a few things you should keep in mind as you make your decision: Outdoor fireplace If you’re looking for a…

Advantages of Gas Fireplaces

A clean-burning gas fireplace from Energy House helps you set the mood. The dancing, flickering flight blends illumination with shadow and creates a lovely, ever-changing background that brings forth a sense of safety and warmth. That’s one of the great advantages of gas fireplaces – safety. There’s no spark, no smoke, and no soot –…

Tips for Wood Stove Safety

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Wood stoves are often a more efficient way to heat your home than traditional fireplaces. Many wood stoves can even provide warmth for more than one room. Yet, more than 4,000 residential fires each year are started by wood stoves. To keep your wood stove operating safely, consider these tips: Check with your local fire…

Wood or Gas Insert Fireplaces can Prevent an Expensive Fireplace Remodeling

If there are problems with your fireplace in any way, letting those issues go unresolved for too long can become a potential fire hazard. This is not to mention the fact that un serviced traditional fireplaces typically are a major source of energy loss. If you are considering a fireplace renovation, there are serious reasons…

Best Time For Purchasing A Gas Fireplace

Days are getting longer and nights are finally warmer. Spring is one of the best times to have a gas fireplace installed – before cold weather arrives and fireplace installers get busy. Whether you’re building your dream home or want to make your current home a little cozier, consider a gas fireplace. Create opportunities of gathering…

Wood Ash Use and Benefits

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Do you have a wood burning fireplace but don’t know what to do with the messy ash? Don’t throw it away!  Wood ash has many practical uses around the home and even in the garden/yard. Here are some benefits of using wood ash outside of the fireplace. HOUSEHOLD CLEANER AND SILVER POLISH White wood ash…