How Safe is Your Wood-Burning Stove

In my 27 years of being a Nationwide Insurance agent, wood stove has been leading cause of total losses for homes that I have had insured. Some had been improper installation of triple wall pipe or some have been improper disposal of ashes.  I have also seen claims where hot ash or embers has gotten loose and burnt floors and carpets. Fortunately no lives have been lost or no one was hurt. Each...

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