Wood- or coal-burning stoves require that you have a much greater awareness of fuel characteristics and combustion techniques to use the fuel efficiently and safely. This 72-page book reflects technology and code changes affecting the installation of stoves that have occurred since 1985. Designed to be used as a guide when selecting, installing and operating a solid-fuel stove for home heating. Covers evaluation of solid fuels, fireplaces, stoves, furnaces and boilers, installation, chimneys, and cutting/splitting firewood. 2003.