OHPBA Member Events
OHPBA Spring Conference, May 16, 2016, Holiday Inn Wilsonville, OR. Final Attendance: 53 (36 retailers, 15 exhibitor/sponsor attendees, 2 staff). Click HERE for PICS!
August 24, Retail Sales Training Seminar with Debbie Hannig. Our August meeting is extended to a half day. Get a sales refresher course before the busy fall selling season. Learn the best techniques from the best in the business! Click HERE to register
September 20, Breakfast Meeting and NFI Training: Join us at NW Natural for a hosted breakfast followed by NFI Gas certification training and testing. Advance registration will be required for the NFI class and test since participants will need to had received and ready the manual well in advance. Stay tuned for online registration.
Washington County Seeks Proposals to Changeout Woodstoves
Washington County, Oregon is requesting sealed proposals from qualified firms to remove and replace old wood burning devices with new cleaner heating options in residential structures. RFQ Dates:
Pre-proposal conference 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday August 03, 2016.
Proposals due 3:00 pm Friday, August 19, 2016
Click HERE for more details on the RFQ, more information on meetings, and due dates.
Retailers, order your FREE Burn Wise Outreach materials. Burn Wise is a program of the U.S. EPA. Click HERE for more information.
Federal Tax Credit for Wood and Pellet Stoves extended
The federal tax credit is retroactive to January 2015 and covers all of 2016. Click HERE for more info.
Draft Rules for Wood Heaters Released
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 is a partnership program of the U.S. EPA. Find information to make informed decisions about what it means to burn wise. Watch the Burn Wise Video on
Find a Dealer
Click HERE for a map of retailers and service providers who are members of OHPBA.
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