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Hearth and Home

The hearth has for a long time been regarded as the heart of the home. Offering warmth, security and a place to cook. In fact, in recent years discoveries were made that suggested hearths were used some 300,000 years ago by an early human species. We often talk with customers (especially men) about how the thought of fire conjures up feelings of prehistoric life. We try to imagine hunting in the bleak wilderness, returning back to our tribe with our hard earned prize to then enjoying the warmth and comfort of the fire. Safe in the knowledge that with food, water, shelter and warmth survival is likely. Fortunately, today we have Netflix and central heating. READ MORE