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A 28-post collection

Breaking Down Patio Furniture So You Can Choose the Best Material

When you are picking out patio furniture for your patio or outdoor entertaining area it is all about choosing the furniture material that is right for you. Choosing the wrong material could lead to you not being completely satisfied with your furniture purchase and nobody wants that! Researching patio furniture »

Learn about the History of Heating your Home with Wood Heat

We have been discussing all of the benefits of heating with wood but how many of you really know about the history of heating with wood? Humans have been heating with fire by burning wood for over a million years. Over the many years the process of heating with wood »

Heat with Wood - Support Local Economy, Not Corporate Giants

Hello I’m Melissa from NorthlineExpress and today I would like to share some facts with you that you will enjoy knowing if you are considering purchasing a wood heating unit for your home. With costs of heat fuel sources like oil, natural gas, propane, and electricity seeming to only »

Johnny Beard Fireplace Bellows - The Best on the Market

If you are in the market for a new fireplace bellow boy do we have a line for you to look at! The Johnny Beard Company offers a large selection of beautifully handcrafted bellows. Each bellow is made from only the finest of woods. The Johnny Beard Company The use »

Dangers of Using a Household Vacuum to Suck up Ashes

Having ashes to clean is inevitable when you have a wood burning fireplace or wood stove. The type of wood that you burn and the frequency to which you burn will determine just how often you will have to clean out the ashes. Removing ashes from your fireplace or wood »

Make Lighting your Fire Faster with a Gas Log Lighter

Homeowners that are new to wood burning can easily be turned off because lighting a fire without experience can be a pain. It is a process of trial and error to find what method works for you when lighting a wood fire. But there is an easier way to get »

Wood Burning Lessons I have Learned from Years of Experience

Heating with wood is not something that you can just jump into and be an expert. There are many lessons that are learned from years of experience. Veteran wood burners are the best source for useful advice and tips. However, don’t take their advice as the only way of »

Add Stylish and Functional Fireplace Accessories to Your Hearth

Are you looking for ways to dress up your fireplace hearth without breaking the bank? There are simple fireplace accessories that can be added to a hearth that will breathe new life into the decor and still be functional pieces. Having a fire burning in a fireplace adds a cozy »

Everything you need to know about Class A Chimney Pipe Components

Printable Version When shopping for venting pipe to exhaust your wood burning appliance it can be a bit confusing. There are so many different types of pipe and different components needed for each type of system. Today I am going to go over Class A Chimney Pipe, the different components »

The Ultimate Buyer's Guide for Purchasing a Log Splitter

Download the PDF Choosing the right type of log splitter is important to ensure that you have the right splitter for the work. It is never a good idea to start a job with tools that are inadequate. It will just cause the work to be harder on you and »

Question & Answers: 7 Common Questions Regarding Fire Pits

Download the PDF Fire pits provide the perfect combination of heat and ambiance whether you are planning a relaxing evening using the fire pit to create a romantic glow for an outdoor dinner or an exciting night of roasting hot dogs and marshmallows with family and friends. I’m Melissa »

The Most Common Fire Pit Fuel Options and the Pros and Cons

I’m Melissa from NorthlineExpress, a fun and affordable way to bring your outdoor space to life and celebrate good times is to add a fire pit. Fire pits go hand in hand with outdoor entertaining and the tradition of gathering around an open flame when the sun goes down »