Price of heating fuels are expected to go up gradually, and if you are concern about spiking fuel cost during winter, then you are not alone. Many are looking for the alternative heating fuel source that will cut the cost to a limited extent. So what is there to know when it comes to a Pellet stove? How much will it cost you? How do you install a Pellet stove?
How to Install a Pellet Stove
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This pipe provides ventilation to the stove, keeping it working in proper condition. Choose a suitable area for the stove and the pipe. Measure the areas on which the pipe is supposed to go through. Basically, this may include areas of the wall and the supposed location of the outside vent.
How to Vent a Pellet Stove Through a Masonry Chimney
If you've got a new pellet stove and an existing masonry chimney, you can probably vent the stove through the chimney and save yourself the trouble of installing a through-the-wall vent. However, using a masonry chimney to vent the stove requires some preparation and some additional materials. Before you install your pellet stove or its vent, have your chimney inspected and cleaned by a qualified professional. It will be easier to fix any defects you find in your chimney at this point than it will be after you install the stove vent, and venting the stove through a clean chimney will be safer.
Adding a supplementary, efficient heat source with This Old House plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey and stove installer Rob Dardano. Set a fireproof pad onto the floor at the desired installation location. Place the pellet stove on top of the floor pad, making sure to maintain the proper clearances from combustible surfaces.