Hearth & Home Design Center, Inc.

Located in South Bend Indiana
and Portage Michigan w
e specialize in:


Outdoor grills


Wood\Gas Stoves

Custom fireplace doors

Gas logs

Electric fireplaces

Wood & Cast Mantels



Chimney Caps and Pipe

Tool sets…and more!

Where great ideas begin & great products are found!

Hearth & Home wants to be your one stop shopping spot … Our complete showroom will inspire you! Our service is second to none and you’ll always get prompt, courteous service at our home! Look for our green sign!

Hearth & Home Design Center has been locally owned and operated by Herb and Mary Ann Herendeen since 1977. It was originally known as The Practical Answer, and sold woodburning stoves. The company incorporated as Hearth & Home Design Center in 1987, adding fireplace distribution in 1991. Philip J. MacGregor partnered with Herb and Mary Ann to distribute to the builders of Michiana in1992.

 Drew Herendeen joined the company in 1998 as Operations Manager overseeing the distribution of Majestic, Vermont Castings and Napoleon products to Indiana, Michigan, Illinois and Kentucky. Hearth Products Distributing (HPD) was formed to service the dealer market.

Years Serving Home Owners

Nice place, nice people


Very helpful.  Came out to my home to see exactly what I needed.  Wow!!


Nice people and excellent products, love to stop in and browse


Let us help you build your dream, visit one of our showrooms for inspiring ideas!

“Thank you for your great service from the young lady answering the phone (window to any business) to Bert and the service call- He answered all my questions and my unit is better than new. 


Contact Us

South Bend Indiana Location

51129 IN-933 South Bend, IN 46637


Portage Michigan Location

8800 Shaver Rd. Portage, MI 49024
(Inside Hannapel Home Center)