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Old 01-01-2013, 08:43 PM   #263
Da Bear
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Location: Portland, oregon. The Great North Wet
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Originally Posted by small_e_900 View Post
As I stoke the wood stove and fill the pellet stove and worry about how much oil I'm using, I wonder how much it will cost to heat your well-built, well insulated house.

Probably a whole heck of a lot less than my 1790's, leaks-like-a-sieve monster.
As I sit in my new Wheel estate, in my driveway, running off of the house current, I wonder the same thing. The wind is howling outside like a damned banshee, it's 28 degrees out there, according to my thermometer. We have an oil filled radiator heater and it keeps us at 65 quite nicely.
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