The Hearth

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    End of Season Fireplace Cleaning Tips

    Winter is over, well very close to it, and the last thing you’ll be thinking about in the warm summer months is your fireplace. But not so fast, before you close the door on your fireplace you need to do a major clean up. You need to organise an annual chimney sweep to rid your […]

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    How to Choose the Best Wood For Your Fireplace

    We try hard to make our blogs as practical and interesting as we can. That means we need to talk about design and function and we even get to talk about aesthetics and how great a fireplace is as the central focus in your home. The one topic we rarely cover is firewood and what […]

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    How to Get the Most Heat From a Gas Fireplace

    Fireside are gas fireplace specialists. Freestanding or built in for large spaces or small. We have a gas fireplace for every purpose and gas fireplace inserts for period and modern homes.  Why gas? The beauty of gas fireplaces, beyond their aesthetic appeal, is how practical and cost efficient they are.  But just because they are […]