Industry leading specialists

About us

Living Fire is a leading Australian supplier of premium local and European fireplaces. With years of industry experience, we are proud to be Melbourne’s trusted source of the world’s most advanced wood, gas and electric designer fireplaces.

From our exquisite fireplaces to our exceptional service, we offer a complete service for discerning customers who appreciate cutting-edge design and traditional one-on-one service. Our fireplaces are sculptural, elegant, and statement works of art to heat the home and warm the soul.

We work with architects, interior designers, developers and home renovators alike to source the right type and model of fireplace to suit any space. We pride ourselves on going above and beyond with each client, taking the time to review plans, discuss options and make recommendations. Whether your new home has a contemporary or a period style, we’re sure to have a fireplace which will enhance your space.

From period houses to contemporary apartments, and everything in between, our fireplaces can be installed to add to the ambience of all homes.

From our showroom in Swan Street, Richmond, we stock a wide variety of carefully selected fireplaces sourced from Europe, all of which surpass Australian standards and offer hassle-free installation.

The experience of sitting around a fireplace is one of comfort, ease and pride; we want that experience to begin the moment you visit us at Living Fire.


Richmond Showroom

361 Swan Street
Richmond VIC 3121

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Our team

The Living Fire team represents years of experience in the fireplace industry, both in Australia and abroad. You’ll find us to be both expert and approachable, here to answer any question and ensure your next fireplace is one you will enjoy for years to come.

Paul Agnew

Beginning in fireplace restorations, moving on to period fireplace reproductions, exporting to Europe and finally creating Paul Agnew Designs, Paul is a leading figure in the international fireplace industry. He created Living Fire to import the finest European designs available today to the Australian market, with his legendary knowledge and passion for fireplaces shared by all who work alongside him.

Stephen Lafferty

Stephens’s experience in fireplace design and construction spans over 25 years, which has seen him evolve into one of the most knowledgeable specialists in his field. Stephen’s experience will provide you with a solution-based design and installation service that guarantees your fireplace will be both functional and a feature in your home, finished to the highest standard.

Paul Agnew Designs

Fireplaces by Paul Agnew Designs are popular with designers for their effortless blend of innovative technology with modern aesthetics. World class and inspired from every angle, each fireplace is nothing less than a work of beauty.