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Can I heat Water in a Masonry Heater?

Dear Eric, We've talked about adding water heating to our Maine Masonry Heater, but I'm concerned about it effecting combustion...

Make Cozy Happen: Maine Masonry Heaters

So much of any new learning is learning new language. Technical definitions exist that define a masonry heater in terms of physical...

Sometimes less is more

Today I'll be discussing construction styles, not channel layouts or firebox designs, but here I will give a brief overview of some ways...