We also provide a free flue temperature gauge designed by Alaska Fire & Flue with every wood stove or chimney installation. We designed this gauge after years of witnessing the inaccurate and confusing gauges commonly found on the market.
Wood Heating Installation
Alaska Fire & Flue will professionally install your wood stove, hearth pad, fireplace and insert. How your wood burning chimney is designed and installed will determine how effective your wood stove or fireplace can burn. There is no sense in paying for a high quality, high efficiency wood stove, fireplace or insert, only to have it limited by poor design and installation.
Having your wood heating system professionally installed will provide years of trouble free operation. Additionally, regular cleaning and maintenance will extend the life of your wood heating system and allow you to get the most out of your investment.
Alaska Fire & Flue provides fully comprehensive service for wood heating systems. We will determine the optimum location for the install, design and fabricate your hearth pad and will deliver and install your complete wood heating system.
Effects of Creosote on Chimneys
Before and After
Maintenance is key to keeping a wood heating system operating safely and efficiently.
Alaska Fire & Flue provides annual and as-
Chimney fires happen when products of incomplete combustion, commonly known as soot,
build up in a chimney. This build-
You cannot completely prevent creosote as it is a natural result of wood combustion, this is why it is critical your chimney be professionally cleaned at least once per year with normal use.
If you have a hot fire and the build-
Some things people unknowingly do can actually accelerate creosote build-
* Have your chimney cleaned regularly.
* Burn dry, seasoned wood.
* Run appliance hot during ignition phase.
* Build short, hotter fires.
* Use an accurate flue temp gauge.
Alaska Fire & Flue can evaluate your current wood stoves efficiency, your chimneys
overall condition, and your creosote level. We provide professional cleaning along
with repairs to existing wood heating systems. Call (907) 357-