How to Heat a Castle

In an 18th-century chateau in France, the couple behind a popular YouTube channel turns to technologies old and new to keep warm.
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When you dream about buying an old home, whether it’s a 1920s bungalow in Los Angeles, a colonial farmhouse in New England, or an 18th century chateau in France, those dreams tend to take the form of beautiful wood details, spacious gardens, and perfect facades. They don’t usually include thoughts about thermal heating, wood stoves, or the virtues of stone wool versus wood wool insulation.

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