Upgrading an Old Wood-Burning Stove with a Stylish, Efficient Gas Fireplace By Stuart Hanson
By Rob Robillard Sage advice from a seasoned carpenter.
By Paul Williams When selecting your new stove you have several options. It’s not just looks but also design, function, fuel and operation. Wood burning or now the politically correct expression, bio-mass burning, can also include wood pellets, corn and any numerous types of agriculture products. To start, we’ll go over some common designs. Inserts or Builder Boxes. These […]
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