Oregon Hearth, Patio & Barbecue Association

Welcome to Oregon Hearth, Patio and Barbecue Association 
Your Oregon Guide to Fireplaces, Barbecues & Outdoor Living

Draft Rules for Wood Heaters Released

EPA releases  "New Source Performance Standards for Residential Wood Heaters." Read the Rule Draft. Read specific rules for wood and pellet stoves, click HERE.

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!
Hot surfaces, especially glass fronts on wood and gas heating applinaces, can be dangerous. Click HERE for tips on how to keep your family safe!

Burn Wise!

Burn Wise is a partnership program of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency that emphasizes the importance of burning the right wood, the right way, in the right wood-burning appliance to protect your home, health, and the air we breathe. 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.

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

Click here to find our profile page!

 

Upcoming events

18 May 2015 6:30 AM • Holiday Inn Portland South
18 May 2015 7:30 AM • Holiday Inn Portland South

OHPBA Member Events

HPBA Annual Spring Conference, Monday, May 18, 2015, Get FIRED UP for 2015! Title Sponsor, Hearth and Home Technologies. Holiday Inn Portland South, Wilsonville, OR. For information Click HERE to Register online, click HERE.

NWHPBA Member Meeting, Monday, April 20, 2015. Location in Seattle. 

Mark your calendar for HPBExpo 2016!
March 16-19, 2016 - New Orleans, Louisiana, Visit www.hpbexpo.com

Hot  News!                

  • Oregon DEQ releases survey on air toxics including residential woodburning, woodstove use in Portland Metro Area. Click HERE for info.
  • EPA signs the New Source Performance Standards (NSPS) for Residential Wood Heaters (Feb 4, 2015). Click HERE for info.
  • Senate Bill 23 related to funding woodstove changeouts in 2015 Legislature. Click HERE for more info.
  • Washington County Warned of Woodsmoke Attainment Problems, Read MORE.
  • ABC's Good Morning America airs segment on glass safety. Click HERE to view the segment.
  • Cooler Weather is upon us. Safety experts say it's a good idea to first have your chimney cleaned or inspected. Read MORE
  • Lakeview Biofuel Plant project proposed, may result in additional woodstove changeout programs, rules. Click HERE for more info.
  • Oregon Dept. of Energy adds Direct Vent Gas fireplaces with efficiency 70% or greater to be RETC program starting in 2015. Click HERE for more information.
  • NFPA 211 undergoes revisions, click HERE to learn more.
  • Congress Votes on extension of the Residential Energy Efficiency Tax Credit. Read more!

Find a Dealer

Click HERE for a map of retailers and service providers who are members of OHPBA.

 

 

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OHPBA, PO Box 135, Salem, OR 97308-0135, 503-585-8254, www.ohpba.org

Affiliated with Hearth, Patio and Barbecue Association, Arlington, VA  www.hpba.org

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