OHPBA Events - Register Now
April 11, 2017
Hales Restaurant, Hillsboro
7:30 - 9 am
Speaker: Tim Davis, Washington County Wood Stove Chanegout
OHPBA Spring Conference
May 18, 2017
English Estate Winery, Vancouver, WA
"The Changing Landscape"
Agenda and session descriptions, Click HERE
Video, why you should come to the conference, Click HERE
Title Sponsor: AES and ICC Chimney
NFI Gas Exam
April 20, 2017
9:00 am - Noon
Northwest Natural Main Office, 220 NW 2nd Ave., Portland
Advanced registration required to allow time to study the manual!
Program Pays to Replace Dirty Woodstoves
Sustainable Life Magazine, Portland, OR Jan 3, 2017 - Washington County residents exchange older models for new or less-polluting alternatives, READ MORE
Oregon Residential Energy Tax Credits to Sunset after 2017
The Oregon Department of Energy's Residential Energy Tax Credit on qualifying wood and pellet stoves and direct vent gas fireplaces will sunset December 31, 2017. READ More or Click this link to see the TAX CREDIT RATE CHART.
Oregon State Fire Marshal Offers Tips on Safe Home Heating
As the cold weather continues, the Oregon State Fire Marshal offers Oregonians tips on how to heat homes and keep them safe. Read more, Click HERE.
Washington County Announces Fall Changeout Program
Washington County, Oregon will conduct a wood stove changeout program in the fall of 2016. Click HERE to read the press release and schedule of community information sessions.
Learn to Stack Wood
Here are some tips on how to stack wood properly. Are you a proud Oregonian wood piler? Send us your pics!
Don't Sell Illegal Stoves!
It is illegal to resell uncertified stoves in Oregon. Click This link for information and how to report illegal activity. Wood and Pellet Stove Laws
Stay Safe Near Hot Surfaces!Burn Wise!
Hot surfaces, especially glass fronts on wood and gas heating appliances, can be dangerous. Click HERE for tips on how to keep your family safe!
Burn Wise is a partnership program of the U.S. EPA. Retailers, order your FREE Burn Wise Outreach materials. Burn Wise is a program of the U.S. EPA. Click HERE for more information. Find information to make informed decisions about what it means to burn wise. Watch the Burn Wise Video on
Great woodburning tips from the Hearth, Patio & Barbecue Association.
Find a Dealer
Click HERE for a map of retailers and service providers who are members of OHPBA.
In Memorium: Long time member of OHPBA Mel Bitikofer passed away unexpectedly on December 11, 2016. Mel owned and managed Mel's Stoves in Salem and Lincoln City for many years. Click HERE to read his obituary.
About OHPBA: Oregon Hearth, Patio & Barbecue Association (OHPBA) is a trade association that promotes products that can enhance your home and improve heating efficiency. These products include fireplaces, heating appliances (hearth products), barbecues, patio furniture and accessories. Affiliated with Hearth Patio & Barbecue Association www.HPBA.org