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Why You Should Not Choose a Vent-Free Fireplace

Are you looking to add a new fireplace to your home or upgrade an existing one? If so, you’ve probably read about vent-free gas fireplaces, and you may also now be well-acquainted with the debate about whether or not they…
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Options for Revitalizing Your Old Fireplace

Are you unhappy with the look and feel of your current fireplace? Had you always dreamed of having a fireplace, but are disappointed with the one you ended up with when you bought your home? It may seem surprising, as…
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Why You Need a Fire Pit

Have you created the perfect patio or poolside retreat in your backyard? If you don’t currently have a fire pit as part of your setup, you’re missing out! It’s true that some people skip over fire pits out of concerns…
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3 Big Perks of DaVinci Custom Fireplaces

Many people often think of fireplaces as fitting into traditional decorating schemes or only being appropriate in certain styles of homes. Fireplaces are cozy and quaint and stir thoughts of rustic mountain lodges or historic homes that originally required wood…
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How to Get Started with Grilling

Summer weather has arrived, and you may be thinking about having some great backyard parties with friends and family. Maybe you went to a barbeque over the Memorial Day weekend and felt envious of your host’s awesome grilling setup. One…
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Complete Guide to Outdoor Kitchens

Outdoor kitchens are unique, fun, and perfect for entertaining friends and family or any variety of social gatherings. The best thing about outdoor kitchens is how versatile they are. No matter what your budget, personal tastes, or lifestyle, you can…
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7 Reasons You Need an Outdoor Kitchen

An outdoor kitchen can be a thing of beauty. Not only do you get the convenience and comfort of an extended living space, but also the functionality of a full kitchen. They can be designed as small or large as…
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Outdoor Kitchen design process

How to Design Your Dream Outdoor Kitchen

An outdoor kitchen can be a dream come true when you put in the time to plan for every detail. Everything from function and cooking equipment, to workstation flow and seating requires careful consideration to execute right. Developing a checklist…
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What the Experts Have to Say About Fireplaces

At LanChester Grill & Hearth, we field questions about fireplaces, pretty much year round. Whether it’s from someone looking to warm up their home in the winter, replace an existing hearth with something more modern and efficient, or an outdoor…
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Gas, Wood, and Pellet: Choosing the Best Stove for Your Home

Homeowners struggle with choosing between gas, wood, and pellet when trying to find the best stove for your home. Between their similarities and differences, there’s a lot to consider. Selecting a fireplace is an investment whether you install a brand new…
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