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Small wood burning stoves are used to provide heat in your home. This type of furnace is designed to increase the energy efficiency by reducing reliance on your furnace or existing fireplace to provide for your home's energy needs. Small wood burning stoves cost less to operate than traditional heating sources and are perfect for providing heat in small spaces in the home. The cost of having a small wood burning stove in your home put in your home can be recovered quickly through the cost savings it produces.
Installing a Small Wood Burning Stove
A small wood burning stove can be inserted into an existing fireplace or installed as a standalone unit that provides heat for the space in which it is installed. This types of installation should be handled by a qualified installer in order to make sure that it is vented properly and allows for the proper exchange of heat and energy.
Costs of a Small Wood Burning Stove
A small wood burning stove or furnace can cost anywhere from several hundred to several thousands of dollars. This does not include the installation cost. When comparing this cost with the cost operating the home's furnace however these costs can be recovered in a short time.