Advantages of Pellet Stoves

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With the ever-increasing cost of home heating fuel, many homeowners are looking for ways to lower heating costs. One option that should be considered is a pellet stove.

According to data gathered by by the New Hampshire Office of Energy and Planning, the cost of wood pellets was about 51 percent of the cost of number 2 heating oil and 43 percent of the cost of electricity. Only natural gas and cord wood were less expensive. Heating with wood pellets is a bargain.

But beyond the economics of wood pellet
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Inexpensive Ways to Dress Your Hearth for Fall

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Images of autumn are tough to beat: wearing a warm sweater on a cool day, snuggling down with a good book as the fireplace casts warmth and light into the room.  Although every season has its perks, there is something about fall that brings out the nester in all of us.

If you’re fortunate enough to have a fireplace, you have been blessed with a built-in decorating tool. The mantel decor can be changed seasonally to alter the tone of the room, to¬†add bit of panache to an otherwise staid
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