Early Project Planning – Is A High Efficiency Wood Boiler Right For You?

At our Econoburn factory along the shoreline of Lake Erie here in Western New York, we receive thousands of inquiries from like-minded folks, homeowners and business owners from all over North America each year.

The questions most asked are:  Will it lower my heating bill?  Will it make me energy independent?  What effort is required to maintain the boiler?  These are all fair questions and as heating geeks we love to answer them.

Copy-of-JV5

So, let’s start with the basics:

We start by determining feasibility.  This may seem obvious but there are basic considerations to be taken into account up front:

  • Do you have access to, and the ability and time to handle firewood?
  • Does your home have forced air or water-based heat now?
  • Have you checked local codes and/or checked with your insurance carrier?

If you answered Yes to two out of three questions, you’re Econoburn-ready!  The rest can be worked out, especially as you’re already interested if not firmly committed to becoming fossil fuel free on your own terms.

Next step: Your project planning.

A local Econoburn dealer or Heating Professional evaluates your heating situation based on your present and future heating needs. This includes your current heat distribution scheme, usage, objectives and ultimately how your lifestyle works to see if a wood-fueled boiler can save you money and deliver the peace of mind that comes with clean living and fuel independence.

They can design an integration plan to meet your particular needs, recommend the right boiler and configuration, show you how the system works along with its basic requirements.

In fact, we’re happy to provide the best project planning resources in the industry on our website here: http://www.econoburn.com/index.php/resources/downloads

It’s all in the installation.

With the right planning, installations can include other unique heating areas (zones) to heat hot tubs, swimming pools, driveways, man-caves or other novel applications in addition to standard home and domestic water heating.  Installation typically takes 1-3 days depending on options chosen.

With high thermal efficiency, our closed system, EPA-Certified wood fueled boilers can save thousands of dollars in heating costs each year and let you enjoy a truly clean and comfortable lifestyle while declaring your energy independence.

Econoburn offers REEL financing that in many cases allows the monthly payment to be made by the savings generated by the Econoburn Boiler.

Need help getting started?  Give us a call at 1-866-818-5162.

Posted in Company, Products, Uncategorized | Comments Off on Early Project Planning – Is A High Efficiency Wood Boiler Right For You?

It’s a New Year and Econoburn is fired up about a fresh brand and new wood-fueled boilers!

slide1

It’s a new year, and Econoburn is fired up about its fresh brand makeover, more value-added customer services, and four newly released, EPA-certified wood-fuel boilers.

2016 is an important election year in the U.S., and the conversations are heating up— particularly about sustainable energy, carbon pollution, and the long-term effects of climate change. As usual, Econoburn is ahead of the curve. The U.S. EPA, in an effort to limit our world’s increasing carbon footprint, has again instituted further restrictions on the use of wood-fueled boilers, hoping to further reduce airborne particulate and gaseous emissions. Those regulations were put into effect on January 1, 2016.

Fully prepared for these newly enforced industry restrictions, Econoburn is extremely excited, and proud to introduce its line of contemporarily designed, and manufactured, EPA-certified, gasification boilers. We’ve launched the line with four exceptional, closed-system models that feature high-performance technology, improved efficiency, and low-emissions – all at a very affordable price! These units (available in both indoor and weatherproof configurations) burn exceptionally clean, using far less wood than traditional wood boilers — and are guaranteed to deliver high-value performance for many years to come. Plus… Econoburn makes purchase and installation very simple and very affordable by offering a number of customer-friendly financing programs.

Your can learn more about Econoburn’s updated line of high-efficiency, low-emissions boilers by logging onto www.econoburn.com, where you’ll discover the many reasons why Econoburn boilers continue to be the best-built, wood-fueled burners made in North America. You’ll also notice that our web-site has a new look, a more user-friendly approach, and lots of informative new features, including a “must-see” animated video that demonstrates the unique working properties of our closed-loop, hydronic-based, gasification technology. It’s what makes Econoburn boilers so unique, and it’s worth checking out.

For over a decade, our distributors and customers have looked to Econoburn as a reliable, “go-to” resource that consistently delivers up-to-the-minute, clean-burning, dependable heating technologies. We work closely with environmental overseers like the EPA and NYSERDA, adhering to the industry’s most stringent emissions standards, and maintaining responsible control over our design and manufacturing integrity. The result is a loyal customer base that appreciates the comfort and efficiency that our boilers provide. You can also read the nice things they have to say about us while you’re scrolling through our informative “new-look” site. So, if you’ve been inspired by the conversation, and the thought of alternative and sustainable, wood-burning heat has crossed your mind, pop on to econoburn.com. It’s a sure-fire way to energize your decision-making.

Posted in Company, Products, Professionals | Comments Off on It’s a New Year and Econoburn is fired up about a fresh brand and new wood-fueled boilers!

It’s Not Too Late To Begin Saving!

9d664d92-7684-4c9f-ad50-4ee9845173d1

It’s Not Too Late To Begin Saving Money On Your Heating Bills And Declaring Your Energy Independence With An Econoburn Wood-fueled Boiler!

Many customers this time of year think they are ‘trapped’ into their fossil fuel heating bills for the winter and wished they’d planned ahead months ago to install their Econoburn boiler. The good news is that it’s not too late to begin saving money. In this post, we’ll show you how.

As you’ve most-likely learned already, the Econoburn Boiler is ‘American-Engineered’ to be the easiest boiler to install and operate. From its simple ‘plug-‘n-play’ component wiring, to its standard flue and piping connections, installing your Econoburn could not be simpler.

Indoor integration can be as basic as tying into the supply and return lines of your existing boiler, or the insertion of a plenum coil for forced-air heating systems. In either case you can also reap the benefit of unlimited domestic hot water!

For customers installing a weatherproof version of the Econoburn boiler, or the popular method of installing an indoor Econoburn boiler in an outbuilding, it’s still not too late. The insulated pex transfer lines of today allow them to be utilized above ground for heating your home immediately. They can then be buried in the spring.

In addition, Econoburn is pleased to now offer REEL financing. It’s never been easier to own an Econoburn wood-fuel boiler. Call today to learn more toll-free 866-818-5162 or log onto http://www.econoburn.com

Posted in Company, Products | Comments Off on It’s Not Too Late To Begin Saving!

University Students Learn at Econoburn!

Econoburn recently hosted a group of students from the University of Buffalo’s Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering. Undergrads and PhD candidates alike listened intently as Dale Furman, Econoburn’s Technical Director and Creator, explained and demonstrated each stage of the manufacturing process and each steps critical role to enhanced combustion performance.

Econoburn and its key staff have actively cultivated a strong relationship with the University to help foster the next generation of leaders in the fields of combustion, mechanics, and thermal fluid dynamics.  Dale Furman remarked, “I always enjoy working with the students, especially when we host them here at our manufacturing facility.  This allows them to see the theories studied in class applied in a real-world manufacturing environment”.

In addition to its University ties, Econoburn partners with local high schools, secondary technical vocational schools, and other agencies to help develop a skilled workforce for advanced biomass heating equipment well in to the future.

20151217_095604_resized

Posted in Company | Comments Off on University Students Learn at Econoburn!

Keeping Your Lodge Warm All Winter

An Econoburn system became the perfect solution to heat a substantially-sized lodge in Montana!

This video illustrates how the Econoburn boiler was used to bring domestic hot water and space heating to a large hunting lodge. The property includes the house, lodge, 2 cabins and a brand new shop.

thumb

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Keeping Your Lodge Warm All Winter

Thanks for the shout out Harvey!

1oz0o8jvg8ey

Check out the AMAZING article in the link below that covers and displays an installation of an Econoburn EBW-150.

http://forum.heatinghelp.com/discussion/155927/econoburn-biomass-system-completed#latest

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Thanks for the shout out Harvey!

Econoburn at the New York State Fair

Take a look at these photos of our Econoburn boiler at the NYSERDA Booth in the Center of Progress Building at the New York State Fair in Syracuse!

Just a reminder to all NYS residents that the RHNY program is still taking place AND the program incentives were just raised to $10,000!!

10518635_963768857022205_8056557069411418189_n 11987002_963768847022206_3526312122919687885_n 11201494_963768860355538_4457786621837772641_n

Posted in Company | Comments Off on Econoburn at the New York State Fair

2015 Clean Energy Conference

We would like to remind you about tomorrow’s Clean Energy Conference (June 11-12) in Utica, NY at SUNY Polytechnic Institute.

Click here for more details and information about the conference.  We hope to see you there!

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 2015 Clean Energy Conference

Econoburn new models featured at F.W. Webb expo

A great time for Econoburn at the F.W. Webb Vermont Expo. Econoburn’s top new EPA certified boilers were featured: EBW200-170 & EBW200-170W models. Everyone there was hot for the new products!

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Econoburn new models featured at F.W. Webb expo

New Line of EPA Certified Boilers

Econoburn is pleased to announce the release of its new EPA certified line of gasification boilers.  Check out more information on our website at www.econoburn.com or call us at 1-866-818-5162.

2015Econoburn-Tech-Specs-v2_Page_1

2015Econoburn-Tech-Specs-v2_Page_2

2015Econoburn-Tech-Specs-2

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on New Line of EPA Certified Boilers