WINTER IS COMING: Find the right heating option for your home

The facts behind three of today’s most popular home heating sources.

Written by Amanda Phillips

Nothing turns a house into a home more than a warm and welcoming feeling you get when you walk through the door. Whether a wood-burning fireplace, free-standing stove or masonry heater, modern heat sources can bring that instant warmth and style to a room or an entire house — often with energy efficient and cost-saving affects to boot.


Because of the many options, choosing the right heat source for your home can be an overwhelming task. To get started, ask yourself these five questions to help identify the right unit for you.