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Why You Should NEVER "Top Off" Your Outdoor Boiler With Wood - Joke of The Year 2016

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Many outdoor boiler owners are making a critical mistake. Outdoor boilers burn wood which is a fuel that contains a considerable amount of moisture which can damage the furnace. All outdoor boilers need to be dried out every day - even every burn cycle. Simple instructions on how to do this are contained in the Outdoor Boiler Newsletter found at this link HERE: Why You Should NEVER "Top Off" Your Outdoor Boiler With Wood

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FREE Water Test For Your Outdoor Furnace - How To Know Your Investment Is Protected!

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You have made a major investment in your Outdoor Furnace. But how can you know if this investment is protected?  Remember that water will eat holes in steel (through rust corrosion)... UNLESS the water is properly treated with a special formula that has been certified by Hawken. This formula was created to protect the exact grade of steel in your furnace. If used properly, you can protect your investment so that your outdoor furnace will save you money on your heating bills for decades! But if you don't use the proper water treatment, your furnace steel will corrode and become...

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Are you really saving money with your outdoor wood furnace?

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Are you really saving money with your outdoor wood furnace? Is it really worth all the effort? Just think of all the time you spend loading your furnace, cleaning it, cutting and splitting wood, removing ash, and making sure your wood is properly seasoned? The answer might surprise you! The answer is NO, if you are unwilling to spend 20 minutes per year adding the Hawken Certified water treatment to your furnace, and submitting a water sample to the Hawken Labs for a free water analysis (the purpose of the free water analysis is to make sure that your furnace...

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I am NOT using my outdoor furnace this Winter, how do I winterize my outdoor wood furnace?

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I am NOT using my outdoor furnace this Winter, how do I winterize my outdoor wood furnace?   We received this question from two customers this Fall so we figured we would post a blog article about it. Yes, this is uncommon, but this must be done very carefully… If you plan to NOT use your outdoor furnace this winter, and you want to shut it down for the entire winter and protect it, and you are therefore asking the question “How do I do this?”, then these are some important things to consider. First, if you are reading this...

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Want Your Hawken Furnace To Last For 20 Years? Watch This VIDEO!

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We all want to get the most savings from our investment in our Hawken furnace. It was a big investment! And we want it to last for 20 years or more, and save us money on our heating bills the whole time. But remember that any time steel and water come in contact, there is the possibility of corrosion. Hawken Certified Liquid Armor water treatment has been specifically formulated to protect the exact grade of steel in your Hawken furnace. So your small efforts now to protect your investment in your furnace will pay off for decades!   If you have not...

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