Great Fireside Activities for the Winter Months.

Ok, we get it, lockdown number who-knows-what, thinking up new ideas for fun times is becoming tiresome. So, we’ve racked our brains and scoured the internet and put together 8 fantastic fireside activities to shake up your evenings this winter. Entertaining ideas to enjoy in the comfort of your own home, in fact fun hasContinue reading “Great Fireside Activities for the Winter Months.”

Our Top 5 Fires for 2020

What a year it’s been! But we couldn’t say farewell to 2020 without a rundown of our top fires. We’ve spent more time than ever staying safe at home this year and the fireplace has stormed back into the limelight with designers placing extra emphasis on integrating beautiful and functional fireplaces at the heart ofContinue reading “Our Top 5 Fires for 2020”

How Does Santa Get Down The Chimney?

­By the time the holiday season is in full swing, curious, knowledge-seeking children have lots of questions about Santa Claus and Christmas. How does Santa make it around the world in one night? Do reindeer really fly? Why do people keep giving us mince pies? But the biggest, mid boggling, question of all? How does Santa get down the chimney? CanContinue reading “How Does Santa Get Down The Chimney?”

How to Roast Chestnuts on an Open Fire

Chestnuts roasting on an open fire aren’t just the lyrics to the Christmas Song, made famous by the great Nat King Cole. They’re also a fantastic treat to make during the holiday season! Not only will they fill your home with an incredible aroma, but the actual chestnuts are fairly delicious. Roasting Chestnuts over an openContinue reading “How to Roast Chestnuts on an Open Fire”

Deck The Halls

It’s time to get ready for some Christmas magic and give your house that festive feeling. From the perfect tree to extra snug blankets it’s time to set the scene for a cosy Christmas at home. We’ve put together some simple tips for every type of decorator, subtle to sublime, to make your fireplace andContinue reading “Deck The Halls”

Relighting Your Fire For The first Time This Autumn

Unfortunately, the summer is over, but Autumn brings a frisson of excitement when it gets cold enough to bring up the question “shall we light the fire?”. If you have a fire or stove you will be well aware of this wonderful consolation for the summer going. Already people are chatting about it at theContinue reading “Relighting Your Fire For The first Time This Autumn”

Let’s Get Cosy

How to Achieve that Hygee State in Your Home. If you’re passionate about making your house a cosy home, we’re almost certain you’ll have heard of ‘hygge’. In this blog, we’re looking at the Danish concept and how you can bring it into your life by making simple changes to your home environment. WHAT ISContinue reading “Let’s Get Cosy”

‘Ecodesign Ready’ Explained

What is Ecodesign Ready? Designed for the environment, Ecodesign Ready stoves and fires represent the future of wood burning. Supporting the Government’s Clean Air Strategy, these advanced stoves burn so cleanly they meet, and in many cases even exceed, 2022 air quality and efficiency targets. Ecodesign is a regulation aimed at controlling emissions from a range ofContinue reading “‘Ecodesign Ready’ Explained”

Making Your Fireplace Spook-Tacular

‘Double, Double, toil and trouble; Fire burn and cauldron bubble.’ William Shakespeare, Macbeth Guys and ghouls, tis the season to go a bit batty and turn your home into the haunted house of dreams! Halloween doesn’t need to be all about thrills and chills, in fact there’s plenty of ways to create a boo-tiful autumnalContinue reading “Making Your Fireplace Spook-Tacular”