Andrea was born and raised in Peterborough. Although she is new to the fireplace industry (joined Friendly Fires in 2013), she brings many years of customer service experience to our team. She is very excited to be a part of the Friendly Fires family and when she is not looking after our customers, she is looking after her dance students who want to learn the Moves Like Jagar. She is a dance instructor with her husband (Randy) of twenty years. She also loves to get her hands dirty in the garden and loves going to the mall with her daughter, Taylor. She also has a fur family ….Shania (the dog) along with Lilo & Stitch (the cats) and the smallest member of her fur family is Sierra the lop-eared rabbit. Sure hope Taylor doesn’t bring home any more animals…
A Primer on BBQ History
Everyone loves to claim their ancestors invented BBQ. For example, American and BBQ are as “American as apple pie” neither of which was invented in the USA. South Americans natives on the other hand, proudly proclaim the word Barbecue comes from ‘Barbacoa,’ a lattice used to cook and smoke meat. Polynesians will top it by […]
Top 5 Pro BBQ Maintenance tips!
Here are 5 Pro BBQ maintenance tips to keep your BBQ operating properly all season and for years to come. But before you fire it up and start cooking, make sure to follow these cleaning tips to keep your grill in tip-top condition! 1. Prepare you cleaning supplies You wouldn’t cook in a dirty kitchen, […]
Off-Season Fireplace Maintenance, 5 Tips
Your fireplace may not be top of mind during the glorious heat of summer.
It is the perfect time to get your off-season maintenance completed so you’re ready to go once cold season rolls around again.