Heat rises. You no doubt recall this from your high school physics class. The problem in a house is, of course, it rises and just stays there, especially in the room where it’s generated. Huddling around the wood stove might be cozy and possibly even romantic, but the romance wears off real quick when the bedroom sheets are icy and everyone’s got popsicle toes. Fans designed specifically for wood stoves can make a dramatic difference in full home comfort as well as saving you money.