Huffington post explores the fascinating science behind our love of fireplaces. Relaxing in front of a crackling fire is one of the most enjoyable ways to spend a cold winter evening. And now scientists know why.read more
Fireplace Design By Aurora Suspended Fires Our fireplace design and manufacturing process is unique and beautiful. We wanted to share some of it with you. It starts with a range of fireplace ideas that leads to the unique fireplaces included in the Aurora range. The...read more
Architectural Product News Editor’s picks: top products of 2015 We are honoured to be selected amongst the top products of 2015 by Architectural Product News Magazine! Read the full article below: "We’ve explored some clever products and exciting innovations this...read more
Eco Friendly Home-wares Can Also Be Chic.
Danielle Cherry finds a selection of stylish home wares to green up your home.
North Shore Living Magazine July 2015.
There’s a big debate about whether wood or gas is the most environmentally friendly heating
Grand Designs Australia Magazine. Issue 4.3 April Ossington. May 2016.We Dispel The Common Myths About Wood Heating & Measure It Against The Alternatives. Wood heaters have received a bad rap in the past with concerns about air pollution, their lack of energy eﬃciency and their carbon footprint,read more
JOHANNA LEGGATT, The Weekly Times May 13, 2016 12:00am FIREPLACE IDEAS A COUPLE of years ago, Neil McCarthy and Chloe Allan began looking for fireplace ideas to complete their Byron Bay home. Chloe, a high school teacher by day and an enthusiastic researcher of...read more
Check out this comprehensive article on the history of wood fired pizza and tips from the masters for your next pizza masterpiece. “Taste of the great outdoors: No foodie’s garden is complete without a wood-fired pizza oven!”read more
Gwyneth Paltrow and Jamie Oliver both have one; Guy Ritchie can't stop talking about his. Rob Sharp discovers what makes them so hot. You grab a cloth to pull open a salmon-coloured ceramic door, and are greeted with the smoky smell of toasted dough and sizzling...read more
To operate your wood heating system efficiently, you must have confidence that it is safe. Efficient operation means burning each load of wood hot for a short period. Worries about safety can force you to keep temperatures too low . . .read more
INTERIOR DESIGN IDEAS - By Torq Design. Check out this design from concept to completion, an initial sketch showing client a 3D visual design of the space followed by an image of this amazing blue metallic fireplace installed and functional. ...read more
A fire on the hearth represents a piece of the sun which was stored in heart of the earth's ecosystem. As a fire burns, we should delight in the life it brings to our homes as we should delight in the life once generated by the trees in the forest as they...read more
Burning wet wood is one of the common barriers to pleasurable, efficient wood heating for a host of reasons. Learn how to avoid the pitfalls of wet wood to enjoy a smoke free fire thats easy to light and stay alight.read more
Renewable means you don’t run out. Renewable means you don’t deplete the earth’s resources. Wood is energy from the sun, stored by the tree as it grows. When you burn wood you are releasing this stored energy. In the dark of winter, it’s like having a bit of summer sun on your hearth.read more
NSW Government sets lower greenhouse gas emission rating for wood heating Nathan Johnson - Architecture & Design architectureanddesign.com.au/news/nsw-government-sets-lower-greenhouse-gas-emission Residential wood-fire heating has scored a better environmental...read more
Most people who use conventional fuels for home heating have a relationship with the process that consists only of paying the fuel bill and adjusting the thermostat. They know nothing about the system and are helpless if anything goes wrong. Wood heat is different and...read more
Feel good about heating with wood There may be those who mistakenly think that wood is an old fuel on the way out. But some traditions are worth maintaining. Like close family bonds, a healthy community, and the rewards of hard work. Just because wood is a traditional...read more
Written by Rob Jones The first example of technology in the world that many of us can think of is the discovery of fire, and the development of the fireplace. In the mythology of Ancient Greece, the titan Prometheus stole fire from the gods and delivered it to...read more