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Why do I get smoke coming out of my stove ,when i open the

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why do I get smoke coming out of my wood stove ,when i open the door?
Submitted: 10 years ago.
Category: Home Improvement
Expert:  Glenn replied 10 years ago.


This could be a few things

If you open the door to quickley after opening the flue it hasn't had a chance to draft properley

Make sure the flue is open

If it's windy and the draft is coming back they make caps for your chimney