As the weather turns cold, air conditioners are put away and thermostats are turned up to warm, comfortable temperatures. It is automatic, and not much thought is put into. It is a modern convenience we are all happy to take for granted to make our lives easier and more comfortable. But, when you flip that thermostat switch, are you confident that your furnace exhaust system, or your chimney connector pipe is ready to perform safely?
Whether you have found yourself in the middle of an extended power outage, or you just like to unplug and cook the old fashioned way, learning to cook on a wood burning stove is a valuable skill. You can cook pretty much anything on a wood stove from delicious soups and stews to home baked bread.