The Hearth

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    How do you clean a fireplace and how often?

    A wood burning fireplace is both magical and functional. We all love how a fireplace is the central place for families and friends to meet and gather on cold winter nights. There is something very therapeutic about sitting a few feet away from a fire and staring into those burning embers. But if you have, […]

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    How to Maintain Your Wood Burning Fireplace

    Consider how many movies, advertisements and promotions feature wood burning fireplaces? They work for a very good reason; they promote affection; closeness; friendship; romance and family. They warm the home and they warm the heart. Who doesn’t love looking into the flames of a fireplace and feeling as though your cares have dissolved. The downside […]

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    Common Signs Your Wood Stove Needs Replacing

    There are some very good reasons to replace your wood stove. Some of them are because your wood stove simply gives up: It warps or it’s sluggish; the wood stove insert is not heating; it seems to be churning through the wood or maybe it stops producing heat as efficiently as it should. They’re the […]