Wood-burning fireplaces may be causing significant health problems for Central Valley residents
Natural gas-burning fireplaces on display at Ben’s Appliance in Lodi on Friday, Dec. 28, 2012. The inserts are started not with chopped oak, but with the turn of a dial.
Posted: Saturday, December 29, 2012 12:00 am
Updated: 7:30 am, Sat Dec 29, 2012.
There aren’t many scenes filled with more comfort or nostalgia than curling up on the sofa in front of a warm, crackling flame burning merrily away in a big brick fireplace, especially if the weather is stormy.
But that open wood-burning fire could be killing you.
Saturday, December 29, 2012 12:00 am.
Updated: 7:30 am.