There are many different types of wood stoves for home use. Some are more efficient and can reduce energy costs, while some are used more for aesthetic purposes. There are also many different sources of fuel, such as corn, fuel pellets and wood. The following web sites can provide you with helpful information to ensure you have a safe, efficient, and enjoyable wood heating experience!
- Washtenaw County Home Heating Web Page
Information on wood burning safety and best practices.
- Burn Wise
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency program emphasizes the importance of burning the right wood, the right way, in the right wood-burning appliance to protect your home, health, and the air we breathe
- National Fireplace Institute
Information and fact sheets on the various types of heating appliances, as well as lists of certified professionals.
- State of Washington's Department of Ecology
Publication on the health effects of wood smoke.
For more information, please contact Jeff Krcmarik.