How Far Above the Roof Peak for a Stove Pipe?

Answer Wood burning stoves provide an often-inexpensive, reliable alternative to gas, oil or electric heat. Many people in snow-prone areas use these stoves as a form of backup heat. Wood stoves also work... Read More »

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How to Clean a Stove Pipe From a Wood Stove?

Wood has long been a heat source for both fireplaces and wood-burning stoves. However, as smoke condenses in the stove's pipe, or chimney, it leaves behind soot and creosote, which is formed when ... Read More »

What stove pipe do I need for a Vogelzang box stove?

According to the owner's manual for the Vogelzang Heat Reclaimer, part of the Vogelzang Box Stove, stove pipes must be constructed of at least 24 gauge iron or heavier. All horizontal pipe much pit... Read More »

What Is a Gun Stove Pipe?

A semi-automatic handgun is a complex machine with multiple moving parts. It depends upon dozens of very small to large pieces of metal, along with several springs, pins, and explosive powder to fu... Read More »

How do I Cut Through Foundation for a Stove Pipe?

Cutting through a foundation for a stove pipe may seem like a Herculean task. But with the right tools, the task can be accomplished in less than an hour, even for the inexperienced. Most homes hav... Read More »