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Hearth Winter Savings

Resin-Rich, Easy-Start 35 lb. Box of Fatwood

Resin-Rich, Easy-Start Fatwood Kindling

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$14.95 - $39.95
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Flame Resistant Fiberglass Half Round Hearth Rug, 32" x 60"

Flame-Resistant Fiberglass Half-Round Hearth Rugs

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$99.95 - $129.95
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Large Two-Door Tubular Steel Fire Screen with Tempered Glass Accents

Glass Two-Door Fire Screens

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Folding Log Rack And Leather Firewood Sling

Folding Log Rack And Leather Firewood Sling

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Scalloped Wool Hearth Rug

Scalloped Wool Hearth Rug

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$79.95
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Dragon Woodstove Steamer

Dragon Woodstove Steamer

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10737
$79.95
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2.3 QT. Cast Iron Lattice Wood Stove Steamer And Trivet Set

Cast Iron Lattice Steamers And Trivets

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$19.95 - $74.95
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3 QT. Cast Iron Steamer Kettle

3 QT. Cast Iron Steamer Kettle

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$59.95
Cast Iron Bull Wood Stove Steamer

Cast Iron Bull Wood Stove Steamer

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$79.95
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Cast Iron Dog Wood Stove Steamer

Cast Iron Dog Wood Stove Steamer

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$79.95
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Cast Iron Moose Wood Stove Steamer

Cast Iron Moose Wood Stove Steamer

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$79.95
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Hand Painted Coal Scuttle

Hand Painted Coal Scuttle

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13095
$99.99
$129.95
Hand-Forged 2-Hook Hanger

Hand-Forged 2-Hook Hanger

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The Olla: A Brief History

Olla (Spanish, pronounced “oh-ya”) jars have been around since ancient times. Made of unglazed ceramic, ollas traditionally have short, narrow necks with wider bodies, and are made in a variety of shapes. They have been used for thousands of years for cooking, storage, and plant irrigation.


When used to irrigate plants, an olla is buried neck-deep in the ground near a plant’s roots, with the opening of the olla extended above the soil so that it can be filled with water periodically. The porous walls of the unglazed pottery allow the water to seep through gradually, constantly and consistently hydrating the plants without overwatering them – and without wasting precious water to evaporation or runoff.


The use of ollas for irrigation was introduced to the American Southwest by Spanish conquistadors during Colonial times, becoming very common among Native American tribes and Hispanic settlers. Though the technique gave way to more modern methods of irrigation some time ago, its superior efficiency, coupled with its simplicity, has caused it to make a comeback. Though the technique has changed little since its introduction, today’s ollas are usually capped off, making them even more water-efficient.


Perfect for home gardens, Ollas are a super-easy, eco-friendly, less time-consuming way to water annuals, perennials, herbs, vegetables and plants of all kinds in dry, sandy soil, very hot or drought-prone areas, raised beds, and even pots, planters and hanging baskets. Fill the olla before you leave on a short vacation to enjoy worry-free watering – and a smaller water bill!

How it Works:


Water is pulled directly through the terra-cotta!


Read more about Ollas on our blog.

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