The Mountain Home Center Story

The Mountain Home Center Story

Mountain Home Center was opened on May 16, 1989 at 10948 Brockway Rd to founders and Truckee residents Geoff LeClair and Karen Mills. The building had previously been a restaurant before it became the home of Mountain Home Center from 1989 to 2006. The location is now Cedar House Sport Hotel & Stella Restaurant. In the early days of Mountain Home Center, showroom space and sales were mostly dedicated to woodstoves...

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Nothing Burns Like A Quad: Quadra-Fire Wood Stoves.

Nothing Burns Like A Quad: Quadra-Fire Wood Stoves.

Quadra-Fire wood stoves accent any home with an alluring glow and unbeatable comfort. They offer maximum heating efficiency and classic charm. These powerful, classically designed wood stoves bring the ultimate level of ambiance, warmth, and comfort to any living space. Adventure Series. The Smartest Wood Stove You’ll Ever Use. Say hello to the Quadra-Fire Adventure […]

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No One Builds a Better Fire: Heat & Glo Gas Stoves.

No One Builds a Better Fire: Heat & Glo Gas Stoves.

Heat & Glo is an innovative leader in technology, design and safety to give you the ultimate fireside experience. Their gas stoves offer clean, high-efficiency heating while creating a rustic and inviting atmosphere. From traditional to contemporary, these powerful, beautifully designed stoves fit seamlessly with any décor. Visit our main showroom today… find your perfect […]

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History of the Jack ‘O Lantern

History of the Jack ‘O Lantern

Every October, carved pumpkins peer out from porches and doorsteps in the United States and other parts of the world. Gourd-like orange fruits inscribed with ghoulish faces and illuminated by candles are a sure sign of the Halloween season. The practice of decorating “jack-o’-lanterns”—the name comes from an Irish folktale about a man named Stingy […]

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Feel Your Absolute Best… Every Day.

Feel Your Absolute Best… Every Day.

Hot Spring’s Limelight Collection spas are designed to feel as good as they look. Comfortable seats feature powerful jets that massage from your shoulders to your toes, providing targeted relief to help you feel your best. Match color to your mood with Limelight’s signature Raio® lighting system. Select the hue and brightness of your choice, […]

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Beauty & Performance You Can Trust

Beauty & Performance You Can Trust

Lopi & Avalon gas burning wood stoves share one thing in common: they are manufactured by Travis Industries, the largest, privately-owned wood, pellet and gas stove, insert and fireplace company in America. They are attractive, high quality, high-performance stoves that you will enjoy for years to come. Lopi is known for its American classic style […]

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Elevate Your Indoor Space

Elevate Your Indoor Space

These handcrafted, one-of-a-kind, indoor furniture pieces are sure to add the perfect natural statement to your mountain home style. Featuring restored architectural elements; preserved natural cracks and knots inherent in salvaged wood; solid wood construction; and, beautiful Top Grain Leather finishes. Martel Club Chair. Marcelo Round Coffee Table & End Table The Martel Club Chair […]

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Fireplace Tools & Hearth Accessories

Fireplace Tools & Hearth Accessories

Shop our Brockway Road store for the largest selection of fireplace tools. Both stores are stocked with hearth accessories. Pilgrim Fireplace Tools & Hearth Accessories Pilgrim sets the standard for quality fireplace screens, tool sets, and hearth accessories. They are our go to manufacturer! Their 60+ years of success is based on thoughtful design, honest […]

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Creamy Chestnut Soup

Creamy Chestnut Soup

Perfect to enjoy in front of the fire. This soup is sweet, earthy, cozy and aromatic — and it’s easy to make. Plus, there is no roasting on an open fire, required. Unless you must! Creamy Chestnut Soup Serves 6Recipe & photo courtesy WillCookForFriends.com Ingredients: 2 TBSP butter or olive oil1 stalk celery1 shallot, chopped1 […]

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