How well did you plan/estimate your bulk corn purchase this year? If you didn’t burn corn in your multi-fuel pellet stove or fireplace this year, how well did you estimate your wood pellet or other renewable fuel? The use of renewable fuels for heat is meant to save you money, in addition for being a […]
Factory Specials Page
Looking for Factory Specials, Discounted Parts, or Close Out deals? Trying to find a specific part or accessory? Check out the American Energy Systems page: Factory Specials / Discounted Parts / Close Out Most questions are frequently asked by customers just like you, and we’ve documented many questions and answers and made tutorial videos about […]
Will There Be a Propane Shortage in the Midwest, Again?
As cold and nasty as the weather gets in most of the Midwest, the prospect of not having heat is a nightmare. Ask any plumbing and heating professional what their most desperate calls are, and you’re likely to hear about panicked homeowners waking up to no heat. Impending snowstorms and dropping temperatures are something everyone […]
What Does BTU Mean?
What does BTU mean? Why are BTU’s mentioned when talking about heat and heating appliances? How are you supposed to decided what BTU is right? There is a ton of mention about BTU output, BTU input, and thermal/combustion/overall efficiency, but they all refer to different measurements. Here’s is a glossary of heating terms that will […]
Keep Warm in Winter: What’s Your Plan?
Tired of keeping the thermostat low to save on heating costs? Tired of piling on blankets to keep warm in winter? Tired of wearing so many layers of clothes you can hardly move? Feeling guilty about giving in and turning up the heat? As heating costs rise and people tighten their budgets, it’s important to […]