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October 1, 2019

This National Fireplace Month, Think Beyond the Living Room for Your Next Fireplace or Stove

Arlington, VA (Oct. 1, 2019) – What makes a house a home? Its fireplace. What makes that fireplace special? The design, beauty and comfort of the hearth.

But the hearth isn’t jus...

November 21, 2018

Sell-Through Would Provide Critical Relief for Retailers, Consumers and Manufacturers

The Hearth, Patio & Barbecue Association (HPBA) welcomes the release today by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) of proposed revisions to regulations affecting wood and pel...

October 4, 2018

The HPBA-supported legislation, S. 1857, to extend the effective date for three years (from May 15, 2020 to May 15, 2023), was finally voted on by the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works (EPW) on September 18, 2018. During the markup, EPW Democrats offered...

September 30, 2017

Arlington, Va. (September 29, 2017)––It is that time of year to prepare for the cold weather and holiday time with family and friends around a glowing fire. HPBA will educate consumers on the array of fireplace, stove, and other product options that can be an essential...

August 15, 2017

Your Action Today is Vital!

Please read this through for some perspective on the urgency of the actions we are asking you to take.

When the May 2016 deadline for the new EPA certification went into effect there were only a few models that did not meet the 'Step 1 Standar...