Creekside Has Been Exceeding
customers' Expectations Since 2000


We Know Fire

Creekside Hearth is Michigan's largest, full-service fireplace, patio, & BBQ store.

Our factory-trained sales and service staff have hundreds of hours of experience, which is what sets Creekside apart from other dealers.  Give us a try; we would love to earn your business.


Make the Drive to Creekside

Our showroom boasts over 10,000 square feet of live and static displays.
We have more than 25 gas burning fireplaces, 20 sets of gas logs, 12 gas stoves, 14 gas inserts,
15 wood stoves, 12 wood inserts, 21 glass doors, and 4 different grill lines.

Creekside represents more than 15 different manufacturers, which enables us to offer our customers multiple options and the best value for their project. Our showroom is made up of products that burn gas, wood, pellet, electricity, and coal. No one in Michigan offers a more complete lineup of fuel options than Creekside Hearth.



Our Mission

Our mission is simple: provide our present and future customers the best possible products for the best value, supported by award-winning customer service.

Even in today's market, no product is better than the service behind it. This is why, from the very beginning, Creekside has been committed to servicing the products we sell. Our trained staff is here to assist and educate you before, during, and after the sale. It is this commitment that has resulted in 70% of our sales coming from customer referrals. We would love to hear what you think of us!

Our Staff

For over 20 years, we have been developing an award-winning team.  Our trained staff has logged countless hours in factory training and on-the-job experience, and they're eager to help you. Mike and Marilyn believe this is what sets Creekside apart from other hearth dealers in the area.  Creekside also knows talk can be cheap, so we challenge you to give us a try. We are sure you won't be disappointed.


Walt: SALES/Office staff

Walt joined Creekside in 2008 as an installer. Today, he is a lead member of our Sales department. His background in electrical and installation guarantees a thorough knowledge of how units work and should be installed. Like many of our staff, Walt serves in multiple capacities. In addition to Sales, he handles troubleshooting, quotes, and works directly with our suppliers and vendors.

Delene:office staff

Delene joined Creekside in 2013 from the food industry. Her passion for grilling--she personally owns 7 grills and smokers--makes her the ideal choice to manage Creekside's BBQ grill and smoker sales. Additionally, Delene runs the Scheduling Department and oversees the maintenance schedule of our fleet of vehicles.

Brian: service technician

Brian has been with Creekside since 2006 and was our first full time employee. In addition to his many years here, Brian spent 6 years with another hearth company. His extensive experience makes him one of the best and most-requested installers and service technicians in the business. Like all of our technicians, Brian has received numerous hours of factory training on all of our product lines.

Rachael: sales / office staff

Rachael started at Creekside in 2014 after several years in the restaurant business. Her culinary experience makes her extremely valuable when it comes to selling grills and offering BBQ and smoker advice. Today, she is a vital member of the Sales Department. Her knowledge of the hearth industry, stone, & outdoor kitchens is unmatched, and she also handles Purchasing, quotes, and fireplace design.


Janet came to Creekside in 2015 from the grocery business. She spent 20 years in various areas of that industry, including receiving and stocking, so she was a natural choice to oversee our Receiving Department. Janet skillfully handles all of the receiving for Creekside, oversees customer files, and is a vital member of the secretarial staff.
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ALEC: Service Technician

Alec came to Creekside in January of 2021 with a background in construction and a willingness to learn. A certified Chimney Technician on our Service and Installation Team, he enjoys the physical aspect of the hearth industry. He is a hard worker, a quick learner, and an integral part of the Creekside family.

Bethany: office staff

After serving in the Army and criminal justice system, Bethany began her employment with Creekside in 2014, overseeing our computer system. She also handles warranties, price updates, and assists Marilyn with the financial side of the business. Known as Marilyn's "Right Hand Woman," Beth-Ann is an invaluable asset to our staff.

JOE: Office Staff

Joe joined Creekside in February 2015 and is a pleasure to have on staff. He helps in our Receiving Department and also makes sure that the showroom is kept clean and organized. He is a talented Special Olympian--competing in various swimming competitions, in which he has won several medals including gold, silver, and bronze. Creekside is blessed to have Joe on our team.

KEN: service technician

Ken joined Creekside in January 2017. Prior to that, he was a partner in his own fireplace sales and installation company for 14 years. His experience and knowledge of the hearth industry have been crucial in helping the new-construction side of Creekside's business. A customer favorite, Ken has a loyal clientele who specifically request his services.



Mike and Marilyn have been involved in the retail industry for most of their adult lives. For the past twenty-plus years, they launched, developed, and have successfully run Creekside Hearth, Patio, BBQ.  Marilyn manages the retail and financial sides of the business. Mike is on the road--personally handling previews and estimates, performing service calls, and supporting the service technicians and installation crews. Mike and Marilyn are proud of the business they created and look forward to many more years of serving their customers and community.

Better Business Bureau A+ Rating

It is important to purchase your product from a company that is qualified, insured, factory-trained, and licensed to install the products they sell.



515 S. Main St.
Almont, MI 48003


(866) 259-6172

(810) 798-0307


Monday  9a - 5p
Tuesday  9a - 5p
Wednesday  9a - 6p

Thursday  9a - 5p
Friday  9a - 5p
Saturday  9a-2p

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