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Problems make people make improvements

1. Image of a combustion control that stopped and started the oil burner

Combustion control stopped and started the oil
burner. Click the image for more information.

For a surprisingly long period of human history, fires burned with no way to efficiently get rid of the smoke, then along came the concept of the Chimney.

Oil burns on its own, but not cleanly or efficiently. Oil Burners changed all that.

The evolution of the Thermostat represented a major leap toward heating automation.

Image Credits

Creative, entrepreneurial young men drive technological innovation

  • Mark Dorlandt Photography (, HD1006A-013.