How to Prevent Fires by Managing Creosote Buildup

Creosote is an inevitable result of wood and coal burning, and carries a fire risk if it builds up in large quantities. Learn how to manage creosote buildup and prevent fires in your chimney or wood stove. »

7 Ways to Keep Mosquitoes Away from Your Backyard Barbeque

Throwing a backyard barbeque is a great way to gather everyone together to enjoy the beautiful summer weather, tasty food, and great company. Unfortunately,  with the longer days and warmer weather, brings on those pesky mosquitoes. The presence of mosquitoes can ruin any backyard barbeque in a quick minute. Here »

Get a Jump Start on Mosquito Control

Getting a jump on mosquito control will make a huge difference when it comes to your outdoor experience once the temperatures are consistently warm. The placement of mosquito traps has been proven to be an effective first step in mosquito control. Mosquito traps effectively interrupt the breeding cycle of the »

Dressing a Fireplace for the Spring Season

A fireplace is mostly used during the winter months and the center of attention during that time as well. But just because it is warmer outside doesn’t mean that your fireplace can’t continue to be the center of attention. Keep your fireplace looking beautiful and dress it up »

8 Ways to Use Fire glass For Outdoor Use

While fire glass adds a beautiful elegance to any gas fireplace, it can also be used outdoors. Take a step back and look around your home at the great opportunities for fire glass to spruce things up. Or, just keep reading on the 8 Ways to Use Fire glass For »

Get Your Entertaining Space Ready for Warm Weather

Just because it doesn't feel like spring yet, the calendar says it is.  That means we can start thinking about our outdoor entertaining area, whether that be for dinner parties or casual evenings by a bonfire. If you're looking to update your outdoor space, here are some ideas to help »

Put your Patio to Use During Early Spring Weeks

Spring is right around the corner, but who wants to wait that long to get outside and start enjoying their patio? NorthlineExpress has some heat sources that will make it more enjoyable for everyone to get outside and enjoy your patios without having to worry about what the temperatures will »

Choosing the Right Size Chimney Brush to Clean Your Flue

There are many types and sizes of chimneys so before you choose a chimney brush you will need to measure the inner dimensions of the chimney that you are going to be cleaning. When measuring the dimensions of your chimney, you will need to get up on your roof. Make »

Protect your Homes' Floors and Walls During a Wood Stove Installation

There are many variables involved to ensure a safe and efficient wood stove installation. When planning for the installation of a wood stove, you always want to make sure that you plan for everything and this includes how you will protect your home’s floors or walls. Protecting the floor »