Cleaning & Restoring Antique Fireplace Accessories

Posted by on 8/24/2017 to Decor
I've found some great old antique fireplace accessories, now how do I clean and restore them?

Victorian Housemaids and their Fireplace Duties

Posted by on 3/22/2017 to News
Before central heating, all rooms were warmed with a fireplace or, in the latter part of the Victorian era, with wood or coal stoves. So who kept all those fires going? 

Install a fireplace any where!

Posted by Karen Duke on 1/28/2017 to Tech
How do you fit a fireplace into a room that's just 12' x 12'?

Choose a small model and mount it farther up the wall! Here's how we did it.


How to Create a "Vintage" Tile Fireplace Surround

Posted by Karen Duke on 12/31/2016 to Projects
Laying tile on a fireplace wall - especially an old fireplace that isn't flat and level - can be a challenge. Let us share our secret method with you.Save

Versatile Direct Vent Options

Posted by on 10/24/2016 to Tech
Versatile Direct Vent Options
co-axial direct vent pipe
Direct vent stoves and fireplaces offer versatile venting options for a fire in nearly any room

Cleaning Soot Stains From Brick

Posted by on 10/17/2016 to News
Cleaning Soot Stains From Brick
How to clean soot stains from brick (and how to prevent that soot from happening again!)