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Outdoor Brick Fireplace from Round Grove Products

The Beginning

I often tell the story of how Round Grove Products got started, but it’s more relevant to hardscape contractors now than at any other time. My wife and I designed an outdoor kitchen for our backyard patio that included a fireplace and hired a contractor with an excellent reputation. We […]

Smoke Control

Sometimes homeowners contact me about smoke flowing out of the front of their fireplace rather than out the chimney.  I stand behind every product, so I traveled to two or three sites this summer to meet with homeowners to investigate what was going on, especially if my engineering was faulty […]

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3 Quick and Easy Brick Oven Pizzas

The base of each of these pizzas will be the same quick and easy pizza dough. For the dough you will need: 1 Tablespoon Yeast 1 Cup Water 1/2 Teaspoon Granulated Sugar 1 Tablespoon Olive Oil 1 Teaspoon Salt 2 1/2 – 3 Cups All Purpose Flour Preheat your brick […]

The Best Woods for Cooking

Olive Olive wood provides earthy, soft notes to dishes. We recommend using this wood when cooking poultry or fish. This wood type has been used in the Mediterranean for centuries and provides a slow, even burn. Hickory One of the most popular woods used in smoking. Adds a hearty taste […]