Archives

Categories

Fireplace Tools You Can Use Outdoors this Summer

Fireplace Tools You Can Use Outdoors this Summer

Reuse your existing fireplace tools with outdoor fire pits and fireplaces Now that summer is upon us, it’s time to start lighting up your outdoor fire pit or fireplace. If you already have fireplace tools for your indoor fireplace, consider reusing them outdoors. These fireplace tools improve safety and convenience when handling a fire, so […]

Read More
Gas insert pilot light in the off season

Gas Insert Pilot Lights in the Off Season

Reasons for and against turning off your gas insert pilot light during the warmer months Ottawa summers are generally very hot and humid, leaving only several days and nights that are ideal for using your gas insert or fireplace. During the fireplace off-season, there is the debate on whether or not to turn off the […]

Read More
Gas fireplaces in Ottawa aren't just for summer months. You can repair, renovate, or upgrade your existing gas fireplace, using it for ambiance or for a bit of warmth on chilly nights.

Gas Fireplaces Ideas for Ottawa Summers

Why Summer Is a Great Season for Gas Fireplace Renovations We automatically associate fireplaces with colder seasons and warming our homes, for good reason. Fireplaces and the winter season go hand in hand, after all! That doesn’t mean you have to leave your fireplace to collect dust over the summer months, though. In fact, summer […]

Read More
Warm weather means it's time to give your wood-burning fireplace a cleaning and remove the ash that's built up over the winter.

Easy Wood-Burning Fireplace Tips and Tricks

DIY Tips to Make Cleaning Your Wood Fireplace Easy Now that warm weather is finally here, you can take a break from using your wood-burning fireplace to give it a much-needed spring cleaning. Wood-burning fireplaces are fairly easy to clean, but if you want to clean your chimney, contact the chimney cleaning experts to get […]

Read More
Wood burning fireplace in Ottawa

Improve Your Home with A Wood Burning Fireplace This Spring

Spring Is the Best Time to Start Home Improvements, Including Installing a Wood-Burning Fireplace So You Can Enjoy the Many Benefits of Wood Heating All Year Long Wood is an excellent heating source for long winters and cooler evenings during the spring, summer, and fall. Instead of relying solely on gas or electric heating in […]

Read More
Pellet stoves in Ottawa

How to Keep Your Pellet Stoves Clean & Burning Well

Tips for Maintaining Your Pellet Stoves in Ottawa For those of you who have pellet stoves in Ottawa, you probably use your stoves for a large portion of the year thanks to our unpredictable weather and often extended winters. Pellet stoves may even be used in the summer months if the temperature drops. The fluctuating […]

Read More
Wood inserts in Ottawa

Upgrading Your Wood Fireplace

How Wood Inserts Add Style and Efficiency to Your Home Fireplaces are a great addition to any home. You get the ambiance of a crackling fire, and the ability to turn off your furnace every now and then to save money on monthly heating bills. But if you have a traditional masonry fireplace, you may […]

Read More
fireplace tools

Sweep Soundly with the Right Fireplace Tools

Must-Have Fireplace Tools That Offer You 4 DIY Solutions It’s been a chilly few months, and no doubt we’ve been taking advantage of our fireplaces to help keep us warm and toasty. But the more we use our chimneys and fireplaces, the more important it becomes to keep it clean. A soot-coated chimney can quickly […]

Read More
gas fireplace ottawa

Light Up Your Old Fireplace with Gas Logs

The Benefits of Switching to a Gas Fireplace in Ottawa Fireplaces can really turn a house into a home. But they don’t just add, warmth; they’re a great way to get some ambience, too. During an Ottawa winter, there’s nothing better than curling up by a cozy fire. That said, traditional wood-burning fireplaces often require more work than […]

Read More
Fireplace doors are often made with glass or glass-like materials, but did you know they have their own unique qualities that set them apart?

Glass Options for Fireplace Doors

Keep the Heat in With the Right Materials Sitting next to a fireplace during a cold winter night is the perfect setting for rest and relaxation, not to mention a chance to warm up. Chances are you’ve got a book at hand for such an occasion, or maybe good company to chat with. There will […]

Read More
Page 1 of 41234