4 Ways Fireplaces Add Ambiance to Your Home (Without the Heat!)

4 Ways Fireplaces Add Ambiance to Your Home (Without the Heat!)

Everyone knows the warmth and appeal of a fireplace during the cold winter months. Whether it’s after a long day on the ski slopes or settling in for the evening on an especially frigid day, the heat and glow of a fireplace have a magical effect. Your fireplace’s appeal doesn’t have to only be associated … Read More

The Most Energy Efficient Fireplace Models

The Most Energy Efficient Fireplace Models

A cozy fire on a cold night is the perfect backdrop for an evening at home. As great as a roaring fire can be, if your fireplace isn’t energy efficient, you may not be getting the most out of it. It’s estimated that in an inefficient fireplace, over 80% of the heat produced from your … Read More

Ladies’ Night at Home in a Swim Spa

Ladies’ Night at Home in a Swim Spa

Over the past year, we’ve all become a lot more accustomed to a night at home — a date night at home, game night, family night, and more. But what about the longstanding tradition of ladies’ night? No need to head out for dinner or happy hour with your favorite gals. We’ll show you how … Read More

5 Tips for Teaching Kids to Light a Fireplace Safely

5 Tips for Teaching Kids to Light a Fireplace Safely

A warm, crackling wood fire in the fireplace is the perfect backdrop to a family night at home. As you go to get the fire started, it’s possible you’ve got a couple of eager helpers around. There’s no need to cringe when you hear, “Can I help?” You can use this as an opportunity to … Read More

When is the Best Time of Year to Install a Fireplace?

When is the Best Time of Year to Install a Fireplace?

Summer is right around the corner. It’s the perfect time to start planning summer getaways, hosting picnics and installing a new fireplace. Yes, we said install a new fireplace! We know, summer and fireplaces aren’t usually two words that go hand in hand. But hear us out! Summer is actually the perfect time to add … Read More

4 Games to Play in a Hot Tub

4 Games to Play in a Hot Tub

Relaxation is a major reason for purchasing a hot tub. Unwinding after a long day is wonderful, but enjoying time together as a family is another great way to use your hot tub. Family night can take a fun twist when it happens in the hot tub. Use these ideas for four games to play … Read More

Treat Yourself with a Day Spa at Home

Treat Yourself with a Day Spa at Home

It’s been a long and tiring week. You could use some time for yourself to recharge. But what if your local day spa doesn’t have availability for a while? Or maybe you’d prefer not to spend the money. Thanks to your very own hot tub or swim spa, you can still have a day to … Read More