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fishermatt

"Indoor" wood boiler or wood stove

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Planning a new house, and would like to have an Indoor wood stove and/or boiler, preferably in the Garage to keep the mess out there. I know the basement would be the most efficient place for it, but I don't want to be going up and down the stairs twice a day or more.

If possible, I want to keep as much of the heat from burning the wood as possible, as well as have it heat water for a plenum in the furnace if both can be done. Does anyone have something like this? Looking for ideas. Thanks.

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