Fireplaces & Wood Stoves

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Is an Ethanol Fireplace Cost Affective?

An ethanol fireplace as a heating solution is gaining popularity as it is safe.

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5 Tips for Repairing a Wood Burning Stove

Making use of a wood burning stove is an easy and efficient way to provide your home with heat.

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Pellet Stoves vs Gas Stoves

Choosing between pellet stoves and gas stoves can be a very difficult decision.

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3 Tips for Cleaning a Pellet Stove Pipe

While the average pellet stove pipe is quite efficient, it still needs a regular cleaning.

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How to Install a Pellet Stove Pipe

A pellet stove pipe is an important aspect of all pellet stoves.

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How to Replace a Pellet Stove Igniter

A pellet stove can be used as an alternative method of heating homes.

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4 Common Fireplace Damper Problems to Avoid

A fireplace damper helps the fireplace retain heat when it is not in use.

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How to Make Your Own Fireplace Damper

A fireplace damper is a fairly simple device which controls the flow of air through the chimney.

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How to Paint Your Faux Stone Fireplace

If you have just installed a faux stone fireplace, you may decide that you would like to paint it.

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How to Make a Flat Fireplace Screen

Installing a flat fireplace screen is an attractive way to ensure the safety of your home.

A fireplace.
How to Install a Fireplace Trim

Fireplace trim can ramp up your decor.

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Choosing a Fireplace Trim Kit

Choose one that gels with your other design elements.

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How to Seal a Fireplace Flue

Most traditional fireplace dampers leak so it is important to seal your flue when not in use.

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How to Restore a Marble Fireplace Trim

A marble fireplace is lovely to look at and quite durable.

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How to Install a Fireplace Damper Handle

A fireplace damper is usually located at the very bottom of the chimney.

A dog sleeping in front of a fireplace.
How to Remodel a Fireplace

Is it possible to make your fireplace the star of the room again without a total tear-down?

Firewood on the side of a house.
4 Signs that Firewood is Ready

Green firewood will burn unevenly.

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How to Refinish a Woodstove

After time you may need to refinish your woodstove to make it look good again.

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Make a Fireplace Ash Vacuum

A fireplace makes a great addition to a home. Unfortunately, over time, ashes build up.

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How to Sand and Restain Your Fire Place Mantle

A fireplace mantle can easily be given a new look with a painting or staining.

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Installing a Fireback in a Wood Fireplace

A fireback is an excellent method of increasing the heat output and efficiency if a wood fireplace.

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Fireplace Hearth Construction Basics

The fireplace hearth is a central feature to any home.

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Fireplace Glass Replacement Step-by-Step

Undertaking fireplace glass replacement yourself is a fairly simple procedure, requiring a few tools.

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Free Standing Electric Fireplace Maintenance Tips

A free-standing electric fireplace is generally a low-maintenance appliance.

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Brass Fireplace Door Cleaning And Care

Maintain the gleam of your old-world charm.

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How to Repair Limestone Fireplaces

If you have a limestone fireplace which has chips or cracks in the surface, then you need to repair it.

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5 Gel Fireplace Fuel Safety Tips

Gel is a common fuel source—understand the related safety.

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10 Safety Tips to Remember when Using a Wood Burning Stove

A wood burning stove that is properly installed and maintained can provide warmth and comfort.

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7 Tips for Painting Your Fireplace Doors

Painting fireplace doors can be a fun project when you want to change the look of your fireplace.

A barbecue grill.
How to Make a Barbecue Grill Cover

A barbecue grill is great for entertaining.

A pellet stove.
How to Replace a Door Gasket on a Pellet Stove

Pellet stoves burn wood at extremely high efficiencies.

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Framing a Corner Fireplace

A corner fireplace will add so much beauty and comfort to any room.

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How to Install a Stainless Steel Chimney

Make sure all gaps are completely sealed.

A dirty stone fireplace.
Stone Fireplace Facade Removal Guide

This is necessary for many chimney projects.

An inflated chimney balloon.
Have You Heard of a Fireplace Draft Stopper?

It might not be as fun as it sounds, but it can save you a lot of money.

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How to Clean a Chimney

If your chimney is lined in creosote, then a thorough cleaning should be done for safety's sake.

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How to Convert a Gas Fireplace to a Pellet Fireplace

You may have an old gas fireplace in your home which you would like to turn into a pellet fireplace.

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How to Finish a Slate Hearth

A slate hearth can be made more beautiful and functional by finishing it with a stone sealer.

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Pellet Stove Chimney Cleaning

Most contemporary pellet stove chimney designs cannot prevent the formation of fly ash.

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Seal a Stove Pipe

After fitting together a stove pipe, it is important to seal it properly.