Heat, Food, and Fun

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BURNING FIREWOOD FOR HEAT?

By Brian Zebertavage / December 5, 2020 /

10 MUST-HAVE TOOLS AND GADGETS For many years the wood stove burned hot, providing heat for warmth, food and security. It was my primary choice for heating the home. I enjoyed the comfortable temperature, the savings on my energy bill and I welcomed the benefits of exercise. But most important, I enjoyed the pleasures of…

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THE TRUTH ABOUT HEATING YOUR HOME The drawbacks of Wood Heat

By Brian Zebertavage / March 3, 2019 /

THERE IS NO DOUBT THERE ARE MANY BENEFITS TO USING FIREWOODFOR HEAT: It’s a one-of-kind cozy warmth that only a wood stove can produce. The fires that roar behind the glass door display a beautiful ambient light each and every time the logs are burning hot and steady. There’s the satisfaction of being free from…

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4 GOOD REASONS for BURNING WOOD

By Brian Zebertavage / September 5, 2018 /

HEAT Stay warm the old-fashioned way. We sometimes forget how dependent we are on electricity, oil and gas. Wood burning means, to a greater or lesser extent, energy independence which can then translate into lower heating bills. Power outages and high-priced fossil fuels are less a worry when you have access to a renewable energy…

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