Does The Size of Outdoor Wood Furnace Matter?

Size: First of all you should really consider sizing your outdoor wood boiler ( and really spend time on this) >If you’re replacing an existing oil furnace then this makes sizing much easier. It is very important not to oversize the BTU’s just because you...

Why you should consider an Outdoor Wood Boiler

My wife and I had a boiler in our unfinished basement for 23 years . As our kids grew they wanted more room to themselves and we found that the boiler in the basement had to go. I started looking at outdoor wood boilers and knew that I had to consider all the options...

Shutting down the boiler for the summer season

Believe it or not, the summer can be harder on your boiler when it is shut down. But it does not have to be if done right Portage and Main have a procedure that they publish for their customer to use when shutting the Outdoor Wood Boiler ( see below). Let me explain...