Although there is nothing like the warm glow of a wood fire on a cold winter’s night, fireplaces and wood stoves present insurance issues. There are five points the insurance company will be concerned with:
Having a properly installed wood heat system and making it safer means the best possible premium for insurance coverage. You should inform your insurance company or broker whenever a change is made to the wood heat system. This includes adding or changing a wood stove, modifying a chimney, anything that may influence the safety of the wood heat system.
The following guidelines must be met for approval of the oil tank:
It is important to:
Schedule an Annual Tune-Up
Keep the Area Around Furnace Clear
Change your Furnace Filter