Fireplace damper

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Traditional fireplaces leak smoke into living space and don’t produce heat efficiently. The curving smoke chamber, the throat damper and the smoke shelf all decrease the strength and stability of the chimney draft.

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The Wood Heat Organization was formed to support the public in the responsible use of wood energy in the home. We fulfill our mandate by providing reliable information, by conducting research into wood heating-related issues and by representing the public interest in discussions of policies that affect woodburning.

Traditional fireplaces leak smoke into living space and don’t produce heat efficiently. The curving smoke chamber, the throat damper and the smoke shelf all decrease the strength and stability of the chimney draft.

A non-commercial service in support of responsible home heating with wood - Successful Fireplaces in Tight Houses

The Wood Heat Organization was formed to support the public in the responsible use of wood energy in the home. We fulfill our mandate by providing reliable information, by conducting research into wood heating-related issues and by representing the public interest in discussions of policies that affect woodburning.

A non-commercial service in support of responsible home heating with wood - Successful Fireplaces in Tight Houses

A non-commercial service in support of responsible home heating with wood - Successful Fireplaces in Tight Houses

The Wood Heat Organization was formed to support the public in the responsible use of wood energy in the home. We fulfill our mandate by providing reliable information, by conducting research into wood heating-related issues and by representing the public interest in discussions of policies that affect woodburning.

A non-commercial service in support of responsible home heating with wood - Successful Fireplaces in Tight Houses

A non-commercial service in support of responsible home heating with wood - Successful Fireplaces in Tight Houses

The Wood Heat Organization was formed to support the public in the responsible use of wood energy in the home. We fulfill our mandate by providing reliable information, by conducting research into wood heating-related issues and by representing the public interest in discussions of policies that affect woodburning.

Figure Chimneys built on outside walls are often too short to counter the house’s stack effect and are prone to backdrafts. Moving the chimney closer to the center of the house ensures a tall chimney with a strong draft.

A non-commercial service in support of responsible home heating with wood - Successful Fireplaces in Tight Houses

The Wood Heat Organization was formed to support the public in the responsible use of wood energy in the home. We fulfill our mandate by providing reliable information, by conducting research into wood heating-related issues and by representing the public interest in discussions of policies that affect woodburning.

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The Wood Heat Organization was formed to support the public in the responsible use of wood energy in the home. We fulfill our mandate by providing reliable information, by conducting research into wood heating-related issues and by representing the public interest in discussions of policies that affect woodburning.

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A non-commercial service in support of responsible home heating with wood - Successful Fireplaces in Tight Houses

The Wood Heat Organization was formed to support the public in the responsible use of wood energy in the home. We fulfill our mandate by providing reliable information, by conducting research into wood heating-related issues and by representing the public interest in discussions of policies that affect woodburning.

Figure Masonry heaters, with their enormous thermal mass, are designed to burn very hot, then store and slowly release heat. Although more expensive than prefabricated metal fireplaces, they provide a reliable high-performance wood-burning hearth.

A non-commercial service in support of responsible home heating with wood - Successful Fireplaces in Tight Houses

The Wood Heat Organization was formed to support the public in the responsible use of wood energy in the home. We fulfill our mandate by providing reliable information, by conducting research into wood heating-related issues and by representing the public interest in discussions of policies that affect woodburning.

Figure This prefabricated metal fireplace is one example of an EPA-certified controlled-combustion fireplace

A non-commercial service in support of responsible home heating with wood - Successful Fireplaces in Tight Houses

The Wood Heat Organization was formed to support the public in the responsible use of wood energy in the home. We fulfill our mandate by providing reliable information, by conducting research into wood heating-related issues and by representing the public interest in discussions of policies that affect woodburning.

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A non-commercial service in support of responsible home heating with wood - Successful Fireplaces in Tight Houses

The Wood Heat Organization was formed to support the public in the responsible use of wood energy in the home. We fulfill our mandate by providing reliable information, by conducting research into wood heating-related issues and by representing the public interest in discussions of policies that affect woodburning.