Regency Free Faceplate Promo!
Regency is now offering the incentive of FREE faceplates for their line of radiant gas fireplace inserts! Add some style to your new purchase with select faceplate accessories. Simply ask the team at Traditional Hearth and Fireplace to see how you can take advantage of these great savings on your new Regency purchase. This offer is valid between July 1st and September 5th and is not to be used in combination with any other current promotions.
SAVE up to $300 With Regency Wood Products!
Regency is back with great savings on all of their wood products over the coming months! Check corresponding models with each level of savings made available to see just how much you could save on your next Regency wood purchase. Offer valid now through September 5th. Ask your team at Traditional Hearth & Fireplace for full promotion details.
Shortcuts to great quality wood
Our friends at Jotul have prepared this great article on tips and advice related to your wood supply...
A wood stove is never better than the wood that is burned in it. Wood types act a bit different – some smoulder and turn into big pieces of charcoal, others burn quickly and intensly, but the common factor is that the wood must be as dry as possible. This provides the best heat and easiest lighting, and makes it much easier to burn wood in an environmentally consious way.
If the wood is not dry, the heat in the wood stove will be used to evaporate moisture and emissions of particular matter and other pollution increases simultaneously. Ignore all old superstition that the wood should be a little bit "damp". The ideal is as little moisture as possible. The minimum requirement in the trade for calling wood "dry" is 20% moisture, but it is no problem to get it down to 14-15% in an ordinary climate and such an imporovement is definately noticeable...