Special buy. Limited stock.
For anyone installing or replacing a fireplace or woodstove, this book provides plenty of ideas as well as a good overview of the many factors to consider. It covers wood and gas fireplaces, wood burning and pellet stoves, and outdoor fire pits, giving practical advice on using each along with interesting historical anecdotes and fireside lore.
The author explores a wide range of topics, from materials, budget and placement to chimney basics, maintenance and even mantel décor. In addition, she covers back-to-back and paired fireplaces, prefabricated ones, masonry heaters and woodstove retrofits. An excellent guide to help you choose a fireplace or woodstove that suits your lifestyle and needs.
Softcover, 9 1/2" × 11", 202 pages, 2006. Closeout purchase. Publisher’s list price was $32.95.