Beef doesn’t have to get boring. You can dress almost any recipe into something that will impress and we’re going to take this already posh recipe and put it on the Ritz!
At Friendly Fires we stock thousands of replacement parts for Wood, Gas, and Pellet Stoves, Fireplaces, and Inserts. One of the most common questions we get is “How do I determine the make and model I have?” This guide shows two easy 2 steps which will help 99% of you figure out which unit you […]
Grilling season is just around the corner and it’s time to start thinking about your next BBQ. Maybe this time you want a BBQ that’s going to last? Maybe this time you don’t want to buy a new BBQ every 3-5 years? Maybe this time you want to buy a BBQ from a Canadian company […]
If you have an open masonry fireplace, have you considered how much money could you save by installing a wood-burning insert in your fireplace?
Cold weather can send you running for a warm fire in your home. It can be dangerous, however, to run headlong into lighting a fire without proper preparation. Before you spark up your fireplace, go through the checklist below, to ensure the safety of your household.
With this recipe, you’ll wind up with meat that’s fall-off-the-bone tender and encased in crisp, savoury skin.
For the last few years a debate has been raging among pellet grillers about which grill is better, Traeger or Green Mountain Grills.
Two of the great options for enjoying the warmth and coziness of wood-burning fires in your home are a fireplace insert and a freestanding stove. Have you narrowed your top choices down to these two?
We receive a lot of phone calls about problems with wood stoves or fireplaces where smoke is coming back into the house. This video has the solution for you!
It’s getting to be that season again where we’re starting up our fireplaces and stoves. One common question which we get every year is, “How do I light my Pilot Light?”. Most units have a very similar process for getting the pilot lit, we’ve included a few videos below that should light your fire!
Here at Friendly Fires we are constantly on the lookout for products that will serve our customers needs. To that end we carry a wide range of Wood & Gas Fireplaces, Stoves, and Inserts. One growing trend in home decor and heating is the electric fireplace. These simple to install, easy to use appliances have […]
Zone heating can take every kind of shiver out of the cold of winter.
White staining on a chimney is more than an eyesore. It is an indication that excess moisture has gotten into the chimney masonry.
Pellet stoves are rising in popularity for good reason. You can feel smart about following this trend. Developed during the oil crisis of the 1970s to be affordable and convenient, a pellet stove is a smart heating system that cuts your costs and reduces your environmental impact. The story of pellet stoves explains the ingenuity of their design.
Once again smoke filled the air around our Kingston and Peterborough locations over the past two weekends as we hosted our annual BBQ Competitions.
Looking for great Canada Day Recipes? If you’re stuck for ideas for on what to put on the grill this Canada Day weekend, check out these 3 helpful recipe videos guaranteed to satisfy every member of your party.
We unfortunately see the headlines each year of children and adults visiting the hospital after accidentally swallowing wire bristles from BBQ brushes.
For those looking to move away from the traditional style of fireplaces and something that stands out more than the modern linear fireplaces a 3-sided fireplace may be just what you’re looking for.
Homeowners are turning to wood-burning stoves for heat and even cooking. Energy-efficient stoves look great and cut down on utility costs.
Recently I was lucky enough to have one of our top technicians, Tim, give me a guided tour of how to remove the most common replacement parts on Pacific Energy Stoves.