Building a wood burning stove enclosure isn't difficult, but requires thought, planning and numerous considerations to make sure that every step is done correctly.The first step to building a wood burning stove enclosure is to determine how you intend your wood burning stove to function.
Choose the Size
Do you want your wood burning stove to heat your entire home, or simply warm a certain space within your home? Once you make this decision, most of the rest of the decisions that you need to make will simply fall into place. The size and strength and materials of your project will become clear based on the capabilities that you want your wood burning stove enclosure to have.
Develop a Plan
Once you know what size of a wood burning stove enclosure you will need, you can start putting together the logistics of your plan. Keep in mind that the materials you choose to build your stove will determine the cost of the wood burning stove enclosure construction.