"Wood Stove...the skeleton. Need to understand this better!" Me, too. I wish i could build my own place and put one of these babies in.
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DIY woodstove install
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How to install a wood burning stove in a mobile home.
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http://www.mobilehomecareguide.com/mobilehomestoves.php has some info about the HUD approved stoves that can be installed in mobile homes.
Sitting next to a wood fire burning stove is where I would like to be!