Old Fireplaces Are Exhausting! Get a Fireplace Insert

Conventional, masonry-style fireplaces are exhausting! And not just a little bit. According to the U.S. Department of Energy, a conventional fireplace exhausts up as much as 24,000 cubic feet of air per hour. So any heated air in the home is then drawn p and out of the house through the chimney. Consequently, forcing the …read more

Fire Pit Personality Test

The relaxing effects of sitting around a mesmerizing fire has been something people have enjoyed since the beginning of mankind. A fire provides not only warmth, ambient light and relaxation, it also provides a great place to create and develop social connections. Today, people are still fascinated with a dancing fire and with the growing …read more

The New Face of Fireplaces

You needn’t look further than Fireside in Bend to find out: Today’s fireplaces are breaking out of their traditional brick and mortar mold, and breaking down the stereotype of being “not eco-friendly”. The new face of fireplaces combines contemporary design with innovative technology that provides an eco-friendly heating solution for today’s homeowner.Bend contractor Greg Welch …read more