Originally Posted by buildingup
Was going to do one of these for my home but decided to go with geothermal so I don't have to go out in bad weather to fill with wood. What do you guys do when you go away on weekends or long vacations? How do you keep a constant heat in the house?
Have a bunch of down trees here if people are interested in taking a look in the spring as well.
I load it full and turn the t-stat in the house down and the boiler temp down. With that being said I've come home after a week, and still had coals in the burn box. I've also come home to an empty burn box. But like gear drive said, my reg furnace takes over if the wood burner goes out