Your fireplace serves as the backdrop for many of your most fond memories. In fact, opening Christmas presents, taking family pictures, and storytime wouldn’t be the same without yourhearth rugs and steamers fireplace. However, over the years, you may begin to notice that your fireplace is looking a little out of date and out of style. Oftentimes, this leaves people thinking that maybe they need a new fireplace and sometimes a fireplace change out is a great option. In fact, we here at The Chimney Guy are experts when it comes to fireplace renovation. Fireplace renovations are a great way to bring a whole new look to your entire living area, and for a lot of people, this is a great option. However, some people would rather try a less costly and time-consuming way to revitalize their living areas. At The Chimney Guy, we offer a wide range of accessories that can help you create the ambiance that you desire for your home. We want to show you how a few minor changes can lead to a big difference in the way your home looks.

Fireplace Screens

A fireplace screen is the perfect combination of style and function. Fireplaces come in a wide variety of designs that can change the entire look of your living area. However, they also serve the function of protecting your home from hot embers escaping your fireplace. At The Chimney Guy, we offer a wide variety of different types of fireplace screens including Cascade Coil Fireplace Screens and ThermoRite Fireplace Doors.

  • Cascade Coil Fireplace Screens – Cascade Coil Screens are made from a metal mesh that folds open or closes like a curtain over your fireplace. The mesh allows you to still enjoy your fire while still protecting your home from embers. It also can be opened all the way by sliding it to the side, giving you easy access to your fireplace.
  • ThermoRite Fireplace Doors – ThermoRite Fireplace Doors were the first tempered glass fireplace door on the market. They offer a wide variety of glass doors that allow you to enjoy your fire safely. You also don’t have to worry about your doors getting too dirty because we also offer Stove Bright glass cleaner.

Fire Starters

Often the best way to bring life to your fireplace is to use it for what it was made for. A fireplace that has a warm glow, dancing flames, and soft crackling logs inside its firebox can bring delight to anyone, no matter what your fireplace looks like. However, if you have trouble starting a fire in your fireplace, it can be hard to create this ambiance. At The Chimney Guy, we have a couple of fireplace accessories that can help you start a fire in no time.

  • Lighting Nuggets – Lighting nuggets will help you get a fire started in no time. Made from natural, renewable materials and paraffin wax, lightning nuggets will burn for up to 15 minutes after lit. This gives plenty of time for your kindling and tinder to start on fire.
  • Looftlighter – The looftlighter is an amazing device. It uses superheated air to start wood on fire. All you need to do is plug in your looftlighter, point it at your fireplace, and enjoy your fire.

Tool Sets

No fireplace is complete without a toolset. A toolset has all the tools that you need to successfully operate your fireplace. Common tools in a toolset include a poker, tongs, ash shovel, and a broom. At The Chimney Guy, we have a variety of tools sets in a number of different styles that can help you achieve the perfect fire, while giving your hearth a nice, rustic look.


If you really want to change the way your fireplace looks, you can add a new face to your hearth with stone paneling and mantel shelving from Eldorado Stone and Realstone Systems. At The Chimney Guy, we can install products from both of these companies to completely change how your fireplace looks. Whether you want to switch from brick to stone or tile, we’ll give you that new look you were looking for.

We also offer a number of other fireplace and hearth accessories that can also help change the way you look at your fireplace. From hearth rugs to steamers to deodorizers to fans, we’ve got what you need. Here at The Chimney Guy, we love our customers in Oshkosh, Green Bay, Green Lake, and other surrounding areas. If you think that you are ready for a new look, give The Chimney Guy a call at 920-830-1920 or contact us online to ask about how we can bring new life into your home today!