When does smoke back up into the house?

deadeye316 Posted By deadeye316, Jan 7, 2008 at 12:17 AM

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  1. deadeye316

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    I am wondering when does smoke back up into a house with a pellet stove? I am planning on going up 3-5 feet.
     
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    Normally... never.

    If you loose power with a fire going you can get some smoke spillage, but with a good rise you will reduce it quite a bit.
     
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    Now if smoke rises, and I have a stove with a bottom discharge.............. how much does the venting after the stove help? :-/
    Not really a trick question...........
     
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