Building Code Officials

Let MAHPBA Be Your Hearth Industry Resource!  

Please remember that MAHPBA is here to make your job easier!  Are you familiar with the principles of combustion, heat transfer and draft? Are you completely confident in what to look for when doing inspections? Do you know the shortcuts an installer (or a do-it-yourselfer) might have taken?  Let us have one of our certified industry professionals join your local group/Association at monthly meetings to present educational sessions on hearth products – for FREE!  We offer the following curriculum in two-hour formats:

  • Wood burning fireplaces and stoves
  • Pellet burning appliances
  • Factory built appliances
  • Gas hearth systems/fireplace inserts
  • Proper venting of all fuel types

Ready to reserve a speaker for a monthly meeting or annual conference? Contact Jonathan Williams, Executive Director, at or Call: 804-643-4433 ext 6 to schedule a time for one of our experts to speak to your group!