Our Company History As Hearth and Chimney Experts in Laramie, Wyoming
1989 — Larry and Becky James started in the hearth business with a chimney service company called Chimney Keepers.
1990 — Chimney Keepers began servicing customers in Laramie, Wyoming.
1991 — Stove sales began from the James’s home to customers that needed a good local source of wood stoves.
1991 — First store building purchased on 5th Street in December of this year. Initially just 4 woodstoves on display. Name changed to High Country Stoves & Chimneys.
1996 — An addition was added to the first building that tripled its original size and completely filled the building lot.
2000 — Search began for a new location with better visibility and more room.
2003 — Purchased the old Swenson Lumber yard building on 3rd Street.
2004 — Major renovation accomplished to “new” building prior to moving into it in October. Plenty of room for growth with 28,000 sq feet under roof with two buildings and 1.8 acres right on 3rd Street.
Larry & Becky owe their continued success to a wonderful group of customers, a hard, honest work ethic and providing the best value for a hearth appliance in their area of Wyoming and northern Colorado.