Archive for August, 2013

Buying a Used Wood Stove?

Saturday, August 31st, 2013

Buying a used hearth product, like a stove or a fireplace, is a lot like buying a used car. The devil is in the details. There are great buys out there.. but not always. If you do not first inspect the product, it might not be a good buy. If you do …


Cash offered to those replacing wood stoves

Thursday, August 29th, 2013

Wood stoves, while an economical source of winter heat, can also fill the atmosphere with dangerous amounts of wood particulates. To help ensure that Yakima Valley residents are using certified wood stoves, the Yakima Regional Clean Air Agency …


Wood stove replacement program again offered – Yakima Herald-Republic

Thursday, August 29th, 2013
Wood stove replacement program again offered
Yakima Herald-Republic
YAKIMA, Wash. — A program to replace old wood stoves in homes with more efficient ones that emit less pollutants has started up again. After receiving a $600,000 grant, the Yakima Regional Clean Air Agency resumed the program this month. The program 


Wood stove replacement program again offered

Wednesday, August 28th, 2013

YAKIMA, Wash. — A program to replace old wood stoves in homes with more efficient ones that emit less pollutants has started up again. After receiving a $600,000 grant, the Yakima Regional Clean Air Agency resumed the program this month. The program runs …


What is Under the Wood Stove Does Matter!

Wednesday, August 28th, 2013

Selection of a new wood burning stove to install onto an existing hearth may be limited by the existing hearth’s size and the construction. Call them stove pads, stove boards, hearths or just plain floor protection, what goes under the wood burning …


A smokin’ deal: Enhanced stove change-out program nears its end – Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

Wednesday, August 28th, 2013
A smokin' deal: Enhanced stove change-out program nears its end
Fairbanks Daily News-Miner
News-Miner opinion: Fairbanks residents who heat with wood in the most polluted parts of the borough have until the end of the week to take advantage of a great deal — the borough's enhanced stove change-out program. In the areas where air quality is


Stove change-out program falls short of goals – Juneau Empire (subscription)

Wednesday, August 28th, 2013
Stove change-out program falls short of goals
Juneau Empire (subscription)
An enhanced exchange program offered extra financial incentives for homeowners to replace outdoor hydronic wood boilers and wood stoves in areas of the most particulate, which can cause an irregular heartbeat or heart attack. The application period
A smokin' deal: Enhanced stove change-out program nears its end Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

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Fairbanks wood stove program falls short of goal – Anchorage Daily News

Tuesday, August 27th, 2013
Fairbanks wood stove program falls short of goal
Anchorage Daily News
FAIRBANKS, Alaska — Enhanced incentives to get rid of polluting outdoor wood boilers and dirty wood stoves in the smokiest parts of the Fairbanks North Star Borough are getting mixed results. The Fairbanks area perennially fails to meet federal
Limited success for Fairbanks borough's wood stove plan Fairbanks Daily News-Miner
Stove change-out program falls short of goals Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

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Stove change-out program falls short of goals – Ventura County Star

Tuesday, August 27th, 2013
Stove change-out program falls short of goals
Ventura County Star
FAIRBANKS, Alaska (AP) – Enhanced incentives to get rid of polluting outdoor wood boilers and dirty wood stoves in the smokiest parts of the Fairbanks North Star Borough are getting mixed results. The Fairbanks area perennially fails to meet federal 

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Stove change-out program falls short of goals – Kansas City Star

Tuesday, August 27th, 2013
Stove change-out program falls short of goals
Kansas City Star
August 27. The Associated Press. FAIRBANKS, Alaska — Enhanced incentives to get rid of polluting outdoor wood boilers and dirty wood stoves in the smokiest parts of the Fairbanks North Star Borough are getting mixed results.
A smokin' deal: Enhanced stove change-out program nears its end Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

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