Wood Furnace Ratings, A Repairman Reviews The Brands...

With our wood furnace ratings you can cut through all the sales hype and find value. It truly is as if you were taking a repairman with you while you shop! These reviews are for units that burn logs and transfer the heat to the air that is circulated throughout the home by a duct system. We have given you our top picks followed by complete lists of manufacturers and their ratings.

World's Best Indoor Wood Furnace:

Our top pick is the CADDY model from PSG which is made by STOVE BUILDER INTERNATIONAL.The unit is EPA certified and is available as an add-on, wood-oil combo, or wood-electric combo. They are backed by a very good warranty.

World's Best Outdoor Wood Furnace:

Our top pick is the AIRSTOVE brand which is from HOPSCO ENERGY and the furnaces are available in North America. They offer three models and feature plug and go electrical installation to make it easier. They use induced draft for convenience and efficiency and can be purchased direct from the factory. The units require the installation of firebrick but the brick is not included with the unit.

Other Wood Furnace Ratings

We continue our wood furnace ratings with an alphabetical list of manufacturers and reviews of their products. You can continue to browse our list but, if you are looking for a specific brand, you can enter its name in the search box at the top of the page.

BRAND-----------------INDOOR--OUTDOOR

AirStove-------------------NA-----------5*

This brand is from HOPSCO ENERGY and the furnaces are available in North America. They offer three models and feature plug and go electrical installation to make it easier. They use induced draft for convenience and efficiency and can be purchased direct from the factory. The units require the installation of firebrick but the brick is not included with the unit. airstove.com

BENJAMIN-----------------<1*----------NA

These units are made in Canada. The WK 400 standard unit is designed to be added to an existing furnace system but can stand alone when an optional blower is ordered. They also offer an oil/wood combination unit. The warranty (especially on the heat exchanger) is not as good as many brands. benjaminheating.com

BLAZE KING----------------<1*---------NA

These furnaces are made by VALLEY COMFORT MANUFACTURING and are available in the USA. The APEX-CBT units use catalytic combustion and can be installed as a stand alone unit or added to another furnace system. The warranty is not very good. blazeking.com

BRECKWELL----------------<1*---------NA

The SF747 furnace has a fire brick lined combustion chamber and an output of up to 180,000 btu/hr. The brand is a part of NATIONAL STEELCRAFTERS and the unit offers an optional hot water coil kit. Their website does not have a stated warranty policy. breckwell.com

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