Archive for June, 2008

Top this! – Contra Costa Times

Monday, June 30th, 2008

JOHN ANGUS nervously rolls the handle of his pizza peel across his palms and stares at three half-baked pizza crusts inside the blazing hot brick oven. The pizzas need to be turned so they’ll cook evenly. But Angus is hesitant. “It looks easy, but it …


Austrian Arrests, New Development: Public Prosecution Fabricates Arson … – Indymedia Ireland

Monday, June 30th, 2008

In an attempt to justify remand custody and draconian police measures, a hunting cabin, which burnt down as a result of an over heating stove, was used against the animal protections as an accusation of arson. This scandal comes just weeks after it …


Inside The Sun – Vancouver Sun

Monday, June 30th, 2008

Health Technology Travel B.C. Traffic Cams The Stocks Pages Send News Tips Sun Columnists 30 Day Archive Headline Scan Newspaper Ads Special Sections GRANDE POINTE, Man. – The advantage of living in an underground house like Don Hnatko’s is that the …


UNDERGROUND LIVING – Canada.com

Monday, June 30th, 2008

Canada.com
UNDERGROUND LIVING
Canada.com, Canada – 2 hours ago
The garage has a wood stove and vent system for heating the entire house but Hnatko has never used it, although he intends to try one of these days.


The Indiana Fiddlers’ Gathering brings passionate players out of the … – Exponent

Monday, June 30th, 2008

Sitting on coolers filled with Pabst Blue Ribbon, strumming on fiddles and banjos in a screened-in tent, may not be the way most musicians prepare for a show. But it is how one local band got ready for its performance at the Indiana Fiddlers …


Extension service will hold seminar on alternative energy heating – Poughkeepsie Journal

Monday, June 30th, 2008
Extension service will hold seminar on alternative energy heating
Poughkeepsie Journal, NY – 2 hours ago
Attendees will learn where and how to get quality wood reasonably priced; how to safely process wood and prepare it for a furnace or stove;


Popularity of pellet stoves soars – Times and Transcript

Monday, June 30th, 2008
Popularity of pellet stoves soars
Times and Transcript, Canada – 40 minutes ago
Wood, a customer service representative at Sunpoke Energy Systems on Hanwell Road, says wood stove sales in his store are up too, but it’s the pellet stoves


Underground house reduces energy use – Winnipeg Free Press

Monday, June 30th, 2008

GRANDE POINTE — The advantage to living in an underground house like Don Hnatko’s is the fact that natural earth makes a wonderful insulating quilt for cutting energy consumption. An underground house is also soundproof, weatherproof, largely …


Preserving the past – Rutland Herald

Monday, June 30th, 2008

SHREWSBURY — The wooden shelves that were stocked with everyday staples remain bare. Missing, too, are the voices of townspeople who once frequented this landmark store, exchanging the latest news and gossip. But that will soon change. Pierce’s …


Time to replace inefficient furnace – Minneapolis Star Tribune

Sunday, June 29th, 2008
Time to replace inefficient furnace
Minneapolis Star Tribune, MN – 37 minutes ago
We could get it fixed, but we’d rather insert a wood-burning stove, pellet stove or convert it to gas. Also, the gas furnace is original to the house.