Friendly Fires is very excited that Tim Houle joined our team in 2015. He began his career in 1987 as a chimney sweep in Kincardine, Ontario on beautiful Lake Huron, not far from Owen Sound. Tim married his high school girlfriend, Lori, in 1990 and they have two lovely children, Matt and Sydney. In 2003, Tim moved closer to London, Ontario to become the in house Technical Support for Regency Fireplaces. Fireplace owners and technicians throughout North America would call Tim to help troubleshoot issues or problems. Then in 2006, Tim moved his family to Arthur, Ontario to join The Foundry as their in house technician. At The Foundry was the Ontario Factory Technical Representative for Enviro, Pacific Energy, Town and Country, Kozy Heat, RSF, ICC, Heartland Cookstoves, Piazzetti among other brands. Tim and Lori are excited to explore summer festivals and local pubs as new “Kingstonians”.