Is a Wood or Gas Stove Right for You

If you need to add supplemental heat to a room in your house, a stove is a great choice. When shopping for a new stove, you must decide on which fuel type – gas or wood – would work the best in your home. In order to make the best decision, you should know more about the pros and cons of each type of stove. For years, Chim Cheree The Chimney Specialists have sold and provided professional installation services of wood stoves from a variety of trusted national companies, and we recently added gas stoves from Valor and Regency to our inventory. You can trust our chimney professionals to properly and safely install your wood or gas stove because they are certified by the Chimney Safety Institute of America (CSIA) and the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) as experts in this field. We can also help you with choosing between fuel types when you are shopping for a new stove and would to like share with you the benefits and drawbacks of wood and gas stoves.RI50 Low Wood Burning Stove


For some people, a fire is not a fire if it is not fueled with wood. If you love the sensory experience of your traditional masonry fireplace but are disappointed with its low energy efficiency and poor performance, a new wood stove is perfect for you. You will find a wide variety of EPA-certified models from well-known brands like RSF, Regency, and Hampton that burn longer, hotter, and cleaner fires. You will get more heat with less firewood, which saves you both money and energy. Once you have found the right size and style, Chim Cheree The Chimney Specialists will professionally install your stove and ensure that all steps are followed so that it will function efficiently and safely for years to come.


While a wood stove can be an energy efficient heating option, it does require routine maintenance chores such as bringing in firewood from outside and sweeping up ashes after a fire. If you are looking for a convenient, easy, and economical way to give your home supplemental heat, you may want to consider adding a gas stove. We know you will love being able to get a cozy fire started from your couch by pushing a button on a remote control device. You will also love decreasing your heating costs and increasing energy efficiency in your home.

Whether you decide on wood or on gas, Chim Cheree The Chimney Specialists can help you find the best stove for your home. Contact us today to schedule an appointment for a consultation with our expert staff to learn more about our stove options and professional installation services.

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