Palace Aids Fireplace, Pool & Spa practices what it preaches with energy

Ingram, Cinde W.
November 2008
Furniture/Today;11/17/2008, Vol. 33 Issue 11, p16
Trade Publication
The article features Palace Aids Fireplace, Pool & Spa, which offes eco-friendly and energy efficient products including woods, gas and pellet stove, in Torrington, Connecticut. It notes that the company uses pellet stoves in the entire building to provide heat to the employees and they also use a well rather than city-provided water. According to the company president Mark Berns, their customers feel good about purchasing their products because they do not have to buy foreign oil.


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