Alternative Heating

Turning Up The Heat.

  Which outdoor furnace is for you?

  Choosing an outdoor wood furnace will give you long term benefits. You can eliminate most of your utility bill for your home and outdoor farm buildings. An outdoor furnace can heat several buildings at once as well as your domestic water. An outdoor wood furnace isn’t an installation you want to skimp on. Performance between models and companies can vary greatly.

  Highlighted are several of the top outdoor wood furnace manufacturers to help you in your search for the perfect outdoor furnace.Want more information on a particular product? Contact information is listed below each Product Spotlight.

 

Product SpotlightCLASSIC EDGE

The Classic Edge outdoor wood furnace is easy to install and designed to perform, providing lower emissions and higher efficiency with less wood. The FireStar combustion controller automatically controls the gasification process and ensures the most efficient heat is delivered to your home. It features built-in wireless connectivity so you can monitor the furnace from anywhere with your smartphone or any device connected to the internet. Central Boiler furnaces are the best choice if performance and value are important to you as they can heat multiple buildings and provide unlimited hot water. Both Classic and Clas­sic Edge models provide peace of mind by removing the threat of fire and carbon monoxide associated with burn­ing wood indoors.

CENTRAL BOILER
800.248.4681
www.centralboiler.com

Product SpotlightEARTH FURNACES

Earth offers 6 models, 2 styles: Ash-Drop - 2 Door, mod­els 400, 500.Open System - 1 Door, models 305, 365, 405, 505.  Earth also manufactures a forced-air furnace, the Bear Cub 305 FA. The water tank is 10 gauge (1/8” thick.) Nothing is made light or cheap in an Earth Furnace. The Earth Cylinder Firebox is 1/2” Thick (not “almost” as some advertise). Most other companies use 1/4” thick. Earth is twice as thick! The Earth Furnace has a Heavy Duty door hinge to prevent warping.

 

EARTH OUTDOOR WOOD FURNACES
417.926.4136
www.earthoutdoorfurnaces.com

Product SpotlightDS - WHERE TRADITION, CRAFTMANSHIP AND QUALITY COME FIRST.

Since 1980 , DS stoves has been the “Made in the USA” choice for greenhouse, shop and or whole house heating solutions. Located in Lancaster County PA, this second gen­eration family business puts it’s customers needs first, helping to select the best solution for their specific needs. The DS line of products are manufactured in PA and shipped nationally via a robust national dealer network. Or you can always visit the DS retail store in Gordonville PA, home to the manufacturing facility. Additional products in the DS line include canners for home or commercial kitchens ranging from stove-top to free standing units. Another agricultural focused product is the DS line of water troughs available in diverse sizes.

 

D S STOVES
717.768.3853
www.dsofpa.com

Product SpotlightRUGGED AND EASY TO USE

The GS series continues the HeatMaster tradition of rugged, easy to use outdoor wood furnaces. These ultra high efficiency wood burning furnaces have new features. The Loading Switch activates a fan for less smoke when loading and the EZ Clean Handle cleans the heat exchange tubes in just seconds.

The GS Series offers great features and a low introductory price. We back each furnace with our best-in-industry Lifetime Limited Warranty which is twice as long as the lead­ing mild steel competitor. It confirms our confidence in our products.

 

HEATMASTER
877.325.9792
www.heatmasterss.com

Product SpotlightX-SERIES

The HeatmorTM X-Series Model 200X maximum output rating is 184,459 BTU/hour with an eight hour output rating of 54,019 BTU/hour and an annual efficiency of 62% HHV. The Model 350X maximum output rating is 255,582 BTU/hour with an eight hour output rating of 89,753 BTU/hour and an annual efficiency of 58% HHV. A renowned industry leader, HeatmorTM is recognized for quality, innovative design and product guarantee.

The HeatmorTM X-Series Model 200X and 350X was designed to meet the emission limits set forth in the EPA new source performance standard, while still maintaining the HeatmorTM quality design customers know and trust.

 

HEATMOR
800.834.7552
www.heatmor.com

Product SpotlightG-CLASS - ALL THE BEST FEATURES EVERY OUTDOOR FURNACE SHOULD HAVE.

G-Class is all about making wood burning as clean, simple and easy as possible while eliminating your high heating bills. To accomplish this, the G-Class is packed with an impressive array of features 7 of which are industry firsts which together deliver unmatched product value. You will love how easy the G-Class is to operate and how simple it is to maintain. You will love the smoke free combustion and be amazed at how much less wood you will burn (customers claim over 60% savings) when compared to older outdoor wood furnace technol­ogy. G-Class takes it to a whole new level. Learn more on our website.

 

POLAR FURNACE
507.254.0622
www.ultimateoutdoorfurnace.com

Product SpotlightKB125

Hardy pioneered outdoor wood heating in 1976, and the certified clean-burn heater, model KB125 utilizes the latest gasification technology to burn wood gases then transfer heat to water through multiple heat recovery chambers.

This process reduces wood consumption and exhaust emissions—energy consumption and pollutants are reduced, providing lasting environmental effects to our communities.

Made of stainless steel like Hardy’s other coal and light commercial wood burning furnaces, the KB 125 is “Made in the USA” and backed by a 25-year limited warranty.

 

HARDY MANUFACTURING COMPANY, INC.
800.542.7395
www.hardyheater.com

Product SpotlightGT-6000

Nature’s Comfort’s GT-6000 is a three-stage downdraft wood-burning boiler that produces 250,000 btu. The smokeless unit uses high-temperature gasification and a honeycomb catalyst filter in the burn process, and is EPA certified.

Controls are simple, with a shutoff switch on the front and back of the unit. The furnace is unique in that it contains more than 670 lbs. of firebrick, which produces a “flywheel effect” for storing heat and increasing efficiency, according to the company.

 

NATURE'S COMFORT
844.448.5313
www.naturescomfortllc.com

 

 

Product SpotlightCROWN ROYAL PRISTINE SERIES

The Crown Royal Pristine line consists of three models of gasifica­tion furnaces designed to achieve high efficiency ratings while offering extremely low emissions. The EPA-certified units are intended to burn dried wood and can be installed in areas with the strictest emission laws. Pristine furnaces are constructed of 10-gauge 409 stainless steel, which offers corrosion resistance, strength, optimal heat trans­fer and incorporation heat exchangers with built-in cleaners for ease of use. The units refire automatically when needed to maximize and control energy use and heat delivery.

 

GREENTECH MFG., INC.
866.361.7355
www.crownroyalstoves.com

 

Product Spotlight

 

Tested and listed by Underwriters Laboratories, Taylor Waterstove® offers the safest way to heat any structure. All fire is taken out of your home or building and only hot water is pumped inside providing you with purer, cleaner air and lower insurance rates than with an indoor wood stove. Taylor units are also vented into the air, eliminating the dangers and regulations of a pressurized boiler. A Taylor unit will burn almost any wood cleanly, safely and effeciently.

 

TAYLOR MFG., INC.
910.862.2576
www.taylormfg.com