Press Releases

Friendly Fires Feed Hungry Volunteers

June 17, 2017

For the fifth straight year, Friendly Fires was happy to feed hungry participants in the Walk a Mile In Her Shoes charity walk in Cobourg.  The annual event raises awareness and funds for the Cornerstone Family Violence Prevention Centre in Cobourg.


Friendly Fires Best In Show Home Builders Award

March 8, 2017

Friendly Fires is pleased to announce that we were nominated for three prestigious Peterborough Kawartha Home Builders Awards at their annual gala, were finalists in all three categories, and we took home first place in one of them!


Friendly Fires Awarded Bellfires Dealership

December 8, 2016

Friendly Fires is pleased to announce that it has been awarded the Bellfires Fireplace Dealership.  Available in Europe for years, Bellfire Fireplaces incorporate new clean look and ‘frame-less’ designs.   To see a Bellfire in action, please visit our Kingston fireplace showroom.


Friendly Fires Fireplaces Wins Kingston Award

November 2, 2016

A special thank you to all of our Kingston fireplace customers who voted for Friendly Fires as their favourite local fireplace store.  Friendly Fires does not do traditional advertising, so the fact that our customers recognize and recommend us is greatly appreciated.


Friendly Fires Community Involvement

October 11, 2016

We could not be more proud of the incredible team at Friendly Fires who has once again given back to the communities of Kingston, Carleton Place, Peterborough and Cobourg.  Selling fireplaces, solar and BBQ products is what we do, but giving back to our communities is what we believe in.


Friendly Fires Wins #1 Fireplaces by Kingston Home Builders

September 2, 2016

Friendly Fires is pleased to announce that the Kingston Home Builders Association chose Friendly Fires #1 for Kingston Fireplaces.  The Kingston Home Builders Association has over 200 members, and Friendly Fires is honoured to have been chosen for best fireplaces by this group.


Friendly Fires Awarded Napoleon BBQ Award

June 14, 2016

Friendly Fires has won the ‘Award of Excellence’ from Napoleon BBQs and Fireplaces. The BBQ award was in recognition of outstanding sales and service of Napoleon BBQs in 2015.  With over 30 Napoleon BBQs on display and full time BBQ technicians, Friendly Fires is a Premier and full service dealer of Napoleon Barbecues.  Not only does Friendly Fires sell Napoleon BBQs, but we service what we sell.  Every Napoleon comes with a one year at home warranty from Friendly Fires.


2016 Kingston BBQ Classes and Kingston BBQ Competition

May 6, 2016

Friendly Fires is pleased to host and organize the 2016 Kingston BBQ competition and Kingston Barbecue Classes.  These fun events are for BBQ experts and Barbecue Amateurs.  Please read our Press Release and the Events page from our website to learn more and see pictures from last year’s BBQ events in Kingston.


2016 Peterborough & Kawarthas BBQ Classes & BBQ Competion

Friendly Fires is pleased to announce its 2016 BBQ Classes lineup and 2016 BBQ Competition schedule.  These are fun events open to everyone.  Read the Press Release or our Events Page to learn more.


Friendly Fires Wins Award

March 14, 2016

Friendly Fires was chosen once again by residents of Peterborough & The Kawarthas as the area’s favourite fireplace & BBQ store.  We would like to thank all our local customers from Ennismore, Bobcaygeon, Campbellford, Norwood, Havelock, Peterborough, Bridgenorth, Roseneath, Lindsay and other communities from the Kawartha Lakes who voted for us.


Ontario Home Builders Chose Friendly Fires Fireplaces

December 15, 2015

The Ontario Home Builders Association, with over 4,000 members in Ontario, has chosen wood fireplaces by Friendly Fires as ‘Best In Class’ for their annual awards of distinction.  The Renaissance Rumford and Astria Georgian wood fireplaces were installed at a home on Stoney Lake in Lakefield.Wood Fireplaces Stoney Lake


HGTV Fireplaces

November 22, 2015

Friendly Fires is chosen again to supply and install fireplaces for HGTV’s Income Property television show in Prince Edward County and Kingston area.