Katlin Newingham

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Top Gift Ideas from Northline Express

Fireplaces are the central focus in many homes. They serve as the gathering spot during holiday parties or on any cold, winter day. Fireplaces bring warmth and beauty and inspire a visceral sense of peacefulness and comfort. They can also be sort of a mess and sometimes difficult to manage. »

Holiday Fire Safety Tips for You and Your Pets

Even though it's not winter yet, we have had winter weather already. We've cranked up the heat, lit our holiday scented candles, started baking, and started using our fireplaces and woodstoves. In our attempts to get warm and cozy, this can sometimes come with an increased risk of house fires. »

Choosing the Right Fireplace Grate

Fireplace grates ensure that you have a warm, satisfying fire. The grate lifts the wood off the floor to allow air to be pulled in from underneath the wood. The fire will be supercharged with air, making it hotter and more efficient. You'll also get a more complete burn because »

How to Measure For Fireplace Doors

Fireplace doors cover the opening of the firebox when a fire is not burning. They can also help eliminate drafts and cold air coming down the chimney into your home. Fireplace doors are helpful in reducing air leakage up the chimney, eliminating hearth odors when the fireplace is not in »

The Benefits of Using Wood Burning Inserts

If you are looking for an environmentally friendly and cost saving alternative to your fireplace, consider installing a wood burning insert. The heat traditional fireplaces produce is only 5% to 10%. The rest goes up the chimney along with soot and other harmful combustion byproducts. Let's go over the many »

Proper Summer Storage of Firewood

Outdoor firewood racks will keep your firewood sustained from one winter to the next. Plus, they are great to have when you gather around your fire pit during the summer. »