Fireplace Accessory Preparation for the Burning Season

As the summer slips away and the nights get cooler, anyone with a fireplace will likely be excited to light the first fire of the season, and enjoy the warmth and coziness that comes with it. If you havent given the fireplace’s maintenance a thought since last winter, now is the perfect time to come…

Don’t Let Unseen Dangers Wreck Your Home, Prevent a Chimney Fire!

Hi, I am Melissa from NorthlineExpress and today I am here to talk to you about Chimney Fire Prevention. I will cover the facts, fiction, ignition, and prevention of chimney fires. Chimney Fire Stats Let’s start with the facts about chimney fires. According to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission during the 3 year period…

7 Must Haves to Keep On Hand for Your Wood Burning Appliance

Just like any other thing in your life you want to make sure that you are prepared with everything that you may need so that the experience is the best that it can be. Having a wood stove or wood burning fireplace is no different. Wood burning stoves or fireplaces are great heating sources but…

Why You Should NOT Use a Household Vacuum For Cleaning Up Wood Ashes

If you are heating your home with wood or pellets you know that at least periodically you have to clean ashes and dust from your firebox and hearth area. Keeping your fireplace or stove free of excess ashes is important for promoting proper air intake and flow and reducing allergens and odors associated with burnt…