Wood Burning Fireplace Inserts 101

June 9th, 2022 Wood Stove 101 Comments

Do you love your open fireplace but are hesitant to use it? You are not alone. Concerns over fire safety, proper maintenance, and smoke are very common reasons why people turn to an alternative: wood burning fireplace inserts. In this post, we’ll touch on the efficiency, safety, and beauty of wood burning fireplace inserts.  Are […]

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MF Fire Partners With National Forest Foundation in Reforestation Efforts

MF Fire is proud to announce a partnership with the National Forest Foundation (NFF). Together they will assist in the effort of planting native, ecologically appropriate trees across the country for just $1 per tree. MF Fire donates a portion of all sales to this important cause. We’re making it easy for you to help too. […]

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Can a Wood Stove Heat My Home?

There are many reasons people seek out an alternative heating system for their homes. Geographic limitations on natural gas lines, the high cost of electric heat, or the fickleness of radiators, just to name a few. If you are asking, “can a wood stove heat my house?” the short answer is “yes.” In this post, […]

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Woodstove 101: 8 Tips to Stop Smoke Coming Out of My Woodstove Door

Having trouble with smoke when you open the front door of your woodstove? Nothing is more frustrating than getting smoke in your face when you go to reload your wood burning stove. Unfortunately, smoke always finds the path of least resistance, and in woodstoves, an open door is like… well an open door. Fortunately, there […]

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Fire Scientists Score $2 Million in DOE Grants

Relentless Push to Eliminate Particulate Matter Air Pollution Accelerates MF Fire has been transforming wood heat into clean, renewable energy, and eliminating particulate matter from wood fires since 2014. Today, MF Fire announced it received two (2) Department of Energy grants from the Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy totaling $2 million to aggressively […]

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Wood Stove 101: Using Seasoned Firewood

There are two main factors to consider when choosing the right wood for your wood stove: firewood type and firewood moisture content. In this post, we’ll discuss the importance of using good, seasoned firewood with low moisture content. To learn about choosing the right type of firewood for your wood stove, check out our other […]

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Wood Stove 101: The Best (and Worst) Firewood Types

When choosing firewood for your wood stove or fireplace, you have a lot of options. There are two main factors you must consider when choosing the best logs for a wood burning stove: wood type and wood moisture content. In this post, we’ll explain which types of wood make the best logs for a wood […]

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