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Fireside Stone & Patio In Ellicott City, Maryland is Open

August 1, 2016

The scenes and video footage on the news are surreal and scary. As Business owners in Ellicott City, Maryland our hearts sink at the thought of our fellow local businesses that were devastated by the dangerous flooding that took place July 30, 2016. We are doing our best to contribute during this transitional time in […]

4 Types of Grills for Your Deck or Patio

April 4, 2015

Whether you are buying your first grill or replacing your old one, it helps to do some research before this important purchase. Grills can be expensive, and it’s difficult to judge their performance from the looks and features alone. The type of fuel used to power your grill makes a big impact on the taste […]

4 Things to Look For When Choosing a Wood Burning Stove

February 16, 2015

A wood burning stove is a fantastic way to heat your home during the cold months of winter. It can work as a supplement to your existing heating system or even as a temporarily replacement if your power goes out. But picking out a wood stove isn’t as simple as going to your Maryland fireplace […]

3 Options for Converting From a Wood Burning Fireplace

January 12, 2015

A traditional wood burning fireplace with a masonry chimney and the sound of crackling wood is undoubtedly appealing. If you don’t have a fireplace and visit friends who do, you probably wish you could just grab it and take it home with you. But that’s until you become a homeowner and realize what an energy […]

Catalytic vs Non-Catalytic Wood Stoves

December 15, 2014

In our last blog, we discussed different types of wood burning stoves and touched upon the two main varieties—catalytic and non-catalytic stoves. Today, let’s dive deeper into the difference between the two to help you determine which one will be the best fit for your heating needs. Catalytic Stoves A catalytic stove is equipped with […]

Different Types of Wood Burning Stoves

November 26, 2014

Does your home feel warm and cozy this Holiday Season? It’s difficult to maintain the coziness, knowing how much it costs you with forced air or baseboard heating. Have you considered a wood burning stove? Modern wood burning stoves are efficient, safe and relatively inexpensive. And if you can get firewood from your back yard, […]

How to Choose Between Outdoor Fireplace vs Fire Pit

October 28, 2014

One wonderful thing about Maryland weather is that it allows us to use an outdoor fireplace almost year round. We might skip the hot and humid summer nights, but the rest of the year a fireplace helps gather people outside regardless of what the thermometer shows. However, a fireplace is not your only option for […]

Tips for Diversifying Your Heating Sources

September 26, 2014

If you own a home, you know that keeping it warm in winter is expensive. On the other hand, chattering your teeth and surviving on hot beverages is not a comfortable living. There has to be a balance between low bills and warm feet, and to achieve it you might need to explore different heating […]

Don’t Miss Our Autumn Blaze Sale!

September 11, 2014

Visit our showroom during the week of September 20th – September 28th to take advantage of the reduced prices on grills, stoves, fireplace inserts and many other products. You’ll have a chance to save up to $1,200 on select heating appliances and all purchases will be tax free. This is a perfect opportunity to prepare […]

3 Types of Stoves for Heating Your Home

September 5, 2014

The winter is coming… OK, it’s still pretty far away, but if it is anything like the last one, you might want to start preparing. And by preparing we mean figuring out the most efficient ways to keep your house warm. Whether your home has forced air heating or radiator heating, you probably saw your […]