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Gas Fireplaces 101

Homeowners across the country are discovering gas fireplaces as a healthier and more convenient, energy efficient heating alternative without losing the ambiance of a traditional wood-burning fireplace.  Gas Fireplaces are also popular among many home buyers too. A 2013 National Association of Realtors® survey found that 40 percent of buyers would pay more for a home with a fireplace. Types of Gas Fireplaces Read more…

Three Styles of Gas Appliances – Fireplaces, Inserts, Stoves

Imagine sitting in front of your fireplace and having the ability to control every aspect of the fire from how high the flames are to how much heat it puts out with the touch of a button! This is exactly what you can do with a gas heating appliance. Modern gas appliances usually offer remote control operation. With the remote you can Read more…

Everything You Need to Know about Zero-Clearance Fireplaces

If you are hunting for a fireplace, you have probably come across references to zero-clearance fireplaces or ZC fireplaces. You may have pieced together that it is a type of prefabricated fireplace. You might still be wondering, “What sets zero-clearance fireplaces apart from other types of fireplaces?” “Why does everyone keep recommending them?”  We know how confusing it can be when people throw Read more…

Comparing Wood Fireplaces and Wood Burning Stoves

Wood burning fireplaces and stoves are popular heating appliances for homeowners throughout Connecticut. The cozy atmosphere created by the comforting crackle and aroma of a wood fire isn’t the only reason homeowners choose wood fireplaces and wood burning stoves. An efficient wood burning appliance can zone heat areas of your home so that you can turn down your thermostat and cut down on your Read more…

The Benefits of Owning a Fireplace

Spring isn’t just cleaning season, it is also home improvement season. If you have been thinking about how nice it would be to stay warm beside a blazing fireplace and lower your winter heating bills next year, you can take action now. The design options for a fireplace are almost endless. Zero clearance, energy efficient fireplace models can be installed easily in almost Read more…

Tips on How a Fireplace Can Fit into a Small Space

Are you looking for ideas on how to make a small space feel more homey? Adding a fireplace might be the right choice. Modern gas and electric fireplaces have opened up design options that were never possible with brick and mortar wood-burning fireplaces. These fireplaces are incredibly customizable offering you the ability to set the flame height and back lighting. You can also design Read more…

Find the Right Hearth Product for Your Home & Lifestyle

What Connecticut home is complete without a fireplace or free-standing stove? A hearth makes a house feel like a home. Relaxing in front of a blazing fire is one of the most pleasant ways to relax on a blustery spring evening or a bitterly cold winter night. Even when the hearth is cold, a fireplace or stove is an inviting focal point. Read more…