Important Terms To Know When Looking For A Fireplace

We’ve all been there, trying to look into something but the terms and lingo sound like a foreign language. We end up leaving more confused than where we started. But purchasing a fireplace doesn’t have to be so complicated. We’re here to give you the most important fireplace terms to eliminate any confusion and make […]

What to Expect During a Gas Fireplace Installation (From Start to Finish)

Featured Product: Marquis Enclave Gas Fireplace Who doesn’t look forward to the warm, calming flicker of a gas fireplace? Maybe cozied up with a nice mug of hot cocoa? While you may be waiting in anticipation for this end result, the whole process of getting a gas fireplace installed is probably not as easily visualized. […]

Insurance and Wood Burning Fireplaces: What You Should Know

Does your home insurance policy cover your fireplace and the additional risk it brings to your home? While fires started by fireplaces are rare, you certainly don’t want to give your insurance company a reason to deny your claim in the event you do have an accident. So, you should add your fireplace to your […]

How to Turn on Your Gas Fireplace

  Many people turn off their gas fireplaces in the summer months to conserve natural gas or propane but often need a reminder on how to light the pilot light in the fall. First, locate the fireplace controls, they are located usually behind a louver or panel at the bottom of the fireplace. Next, locate […]

Gas Fireplace Cleaning and Maintenance Tips  

Gas fireplaces need to be maintained regularly, at least once a year. Like wood burning fireplaces, gas fireplaces collect dirt and debris that can cause it to burn ineffectively, house unwanted pests, or even develop hazardous leaks.  There are many different types of gas fireplaces that can be cleaned in different ways. To help you out, here are some […]

Reasons Gas Fireplaces Are Incredible

You’ve got a wood fireplace in your home. And while you like the ambiance at atmosphere which come burning wood logs, there are some drawbacks too: Periodic chimney sweeping Soot and ash accumulation Having to purchase and store firewood on a continual basis On one hand, you still want to enjoy a cozy fire whenever […]

Have You Seen the Stamford Fireplaces Design Centre?

After you’ve decided to purchase a new gas or wood fireplace for your home, you then need to research things like: Brands to choose from Styles to fit your home décor Delivery and installation Pricing information. And when you visit Stamford Fireplaces, you’ll get all that information – and impeccable customer service too – when […]

Fireplace Design Trends for Fall

With September comes the end of summer. The kids are back in school. You’re back at work after a well-earned summer vacation. There are shorter days, longer nights, and cooler temperatures. Add it all up, and you’ll be spending more time at home. And that means more time around the fireplace. Now, if you didn’t […]

Do Gas Fireplaces Add Value to Your St. Catharines Home?

Over the past few years, home prices all over Canada have skyrocketed. It’s been very much a sellers’ market. That’s extended to St. Catharines, as the average price of a home in the city went up 7.5% in March 2018 alone (Source: NRC Realty). Homeowners looking to get max value are upgrading popular areas of […]

We’re Planning Our Annual BIG Sale

It’s a tradition here at Stamford Fireplaces: Every May, we proudly host the BIG Sale on our most popular products: Gas fireplaces. Wood fireplaces. Outdoor fireplaces. Fireplace tables and pits. And 2018 will be no different. Make certain you don’t miss out on your chance to get the fireplaces you want at incredibly affordable prices. […]