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Hearthside Living: Keeping Your Fire in the Fireplace

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Fireplace Screen Contains Fire

fireplace screen

A fireplace screen provides a decorative means of keeping sparks and ashes from coming out of your fireplace and into your house. As anyone with a wood-burning fireplace knows, flying sparks can singe carpets and leave burn marks on wooden

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How to Tell If Firewood Is Seasoned

How to Tell If Firewood is Seasoned

How to Tell If Firewood is Seasoned Seasoned firewood burns hotter and with less smoke than freshly cut firewood. Typically, firewood should dry for about six months before being burned. But in case you aren’t sure how to tell if

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