burning stoves are available in a variety of guises ranging
from steel, cast iron and even ceramic in both traditional and
A wood burning stove can give in excess of 10kW heat output,
but for optimum burning conditions, they require a static grate
that allows a bed of ash to build up.
The most important factor of a wood-burning stove is a ready
supply of well seasoned wood that is kept in a dry storage area.