Preston Trading Post

America's #1 Wood Stove Store. Award winning Furniture Store, too!

One of the world's largest wood stove dealers featuring Jotul, Hearthstone, Quadrafire, and more... est. 1974

 
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Joseph biber

Industry veteran with over 40 years of hearth products and furniture experience, Joseph is the son of founder, Jacob Biber, and has been President of the firm since 1988. He has served on various mfr. advisory councils and was President of the Northeast Hearth Products Assn. in 1995. In addition to his work here, Mr. Biber was CT state code coordinator for the hearth industry for several years helping usher in limited contractor licensing to the gas hearth industry.  Public service has also been a dominant feature of Mr. Biber's efforts and he has given many years to local government service, Planning and Zoning, Economic Development, and continues with the Preston Redevelopment Agency.

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erik rast

Meticulous and sharply cognizant of the complex product mixes and technologies of the hearth industry, Mr. Rast is General Manager and Vice-President of the firm. A native of New Jersey, Mr. Rast has had decades of experience in all facets of the hearth industry - from installation to factory representative for the largest hearth products manufacturer in the world.  He is very serious when it comes to hearth appliances, codes and safety and his breadth of product knowledge is legendary in the industry.

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tammy klinikowski

Tammy has been heading up the furniture loft since arriving in the fall of 2015.  Customers are warmly and professionally treated with genuine care for their needs. Tammy freely gives design guidance from palette and style with a multitude of fabrics, woods, and colors, from a variety of American made custom furniture lines.  Don't be afraid to ask about accessorizing what you see or bring a photo of the room(s) you want to update.  Tammy makes the process fun and exciting and brings a world of experience and travel to her design credentials.