Jotul Fireplaces

Jotul is one of the world’s oldest producers of stoves, inserts and fireplaces, featuring Norwegian craftsmanship and functional design. Check out their large selection of cast iron fireplaces, wood and gas stoves. Wood Stoves Gas Stoves Wood Fireplace Inserts Gas Fireplace Inserts


Since 1988, Sherwood Industries has been a leader in its field producing high quality gas, wood, and pellet appliances in Saanichton, British Columbia. Design, functionality, and efficiency merge to create exceptional Enviro products. Whether time-honoured traditional or bold and modern, Enviro’s range of products will compliment any home décor with a complete line of fireplace inserts, freestanding…

Napoleon Fireplaces

Napoleon is North America’s largest privately owned manufacturer of quality wood and gas fireplaces (inserts and stoves), gourmet gas and charcoal grills, outdoor living products and heating & cooling products. The only gas furnaces made in Canada. Why buy Napoleon? Napoleon fireplaces, stoves and inserts are designed to provide you absolute comfort and control. When you…

Heating With Wood

Find out which tree species are the best to use for firewood: Bulletin RC307 TypeWeight (lbs cu. ft., dry)Per CordEfficiency RankingSplitsMillions BTU’s/Cord Hickory6345001Well31.5 White Oak4841000.9Fair28.6 Red Oak4639000.8Fair27.4 Beech4538000.7Hard26.8 Sugar Maple4437000.6Fair26.2 Black Oak4337000.6Fair25.6 Ash4236000.5Well25 Yellow Birch4034000.4Hard23.8 Red Maple3832000.3Fair22.6 Paper Birch3731000.3Easy22.1 Elm/Sycamore3429000.2Very Difficult20.1 Red Spruce2918000.1Easy16.1