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How to convert a wood-burning fireplace to electric

While everyone loves the smell and crackle of a wood-burning fire, not everyone loves the mess of bringing wood into the house and building a fire. Especially here in the urban Greater Toronto Area, many homeowners just can’t be bothered. And yet, many of the homes here have a wood-burning fireplace, which was once considered […]

Best Electric Fireplaces of 2017

We’ve just returned from THE industry event for fireplace dealers, the Hearth, Patio and Barbecue Expo in Atlanta, Georgia. It was an opportunity to see and compare the latest electric fireplace offerings from all of our manufacturers. Here is our summary of the best electric fireplaces of 2017. Dimplex Revillusion Style – traditional, open hearth […]

Condo Fireplace Makeover: Before and After

Condo Fireplace Conundrum Today’s condominium suites are full of floor-to-ceiling windows, with very few walls remaining for furnishings, let alone fireplaces. What to do when the sole interior wall is further complicated by an HVAC closet that must be accessible for servicing? How do you create a condo fireplace feature then? That’s exactly the situation that […]

Dimplex Revillusion electric fireplaces — New!

Dimplex Revillusion elevates the standard for electric fireplaces As the leader in electric fireplace research and development, Dimplex has once again reinvented the way the flame effect is created.  With the new Revillusion series of inserts and fireboxes, the patented ThruView design allows us to see through the flames to the back of the fireplace. With […]

Fireplace Design 101: Wood Paneling

One of the most popular products in our  newToronto-area showroom is wood paneling. Since we covered several display walls in various wood products, we’ve gotten rave reviews. If you’re working on a fireplace design, or any wall that can use a little character, our Made in Canada wood paneling selection is a must-see. If the […]