woodstove update

Woodstove update

I’ve got bad news. And more bad news. And more. And maybe some good news? We shall see.

First the bad news.

The stove don’t fit.


So much for our $75 solution. 

Second bit of bad news: mom won’t let dad install it himself. Here is a snippet of their conversation (from memory). Continue reading “Woodstove update”

How to restore a cast-iron woodstove

It turns out firewood needs to be burned to produce heat.

Go figure.

We’ve only been here in the Northeast for a few months. One of the first projects dad wanted to do was install a fireplace insert or cast-iron woodstove into the existing brick fireplace. Continue reading “How to restore a cast-iron woodstove”