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Avalon Olympic
Review and ratings contributed by Warm in Oregon on Mar 23, 2017

Great wood stove. I've had it for over 10 years, and I heat my house with it all winter. My wife and I get home around 6 pm and I can build a fire we can start cooking dinner on in about an hour. It's usually still 75 when we get up in the morning for work. If you can't make this stove heat up, ...

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Amaizablaze Cheyenne Model 7100
Review and ratings contributed by heyswitz on Mar 13, 2017

all I can say is this stove is not for city people or lazy ones just like a wood stove it needs cleaning to I,ve had one for 3 yrs and love it have it in my shop and never turn it above 2 cats don,t like it that hot leave it on 1 and it works great keeps it at 70 in Canada and it gets cold here ...

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Fahrenheit Technologies Endurance 50F
Review and ratings contributed by heyswitz on Mar 13, 2017

hi I gotta say I don,t understand all the problems u people are having with your 50f I have mine hooked into the oil furnace duct work and heats our whole storey and half farm house at 74 degrees best thing I,ve ever bought I burn corn tried pellets but was getting garbage had to clean out 3x mo. ...

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Jotul Rangeley F 50 TL
Review and ratings contributed by Michel Lefebvre on Mar 11, 2017

Owner since 2014. and no regret at all. I like his Wintergrill option too. I still continue to thing that I have made the best choice for keeping my basement warm, being used as secondary and for backup. Jotul deserve my high score, not only for their F50TL high performance, but also because ...

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Blaze King Princess Ultra PEJ1006
Review and ratings contributed by vaughn stricklin on Mar 06, 2017

have used stove for 3 winters. overall its a good stove but here are the cons. no ash pan, getting ashes out is areal mess.i burn hickory.on a cold 10 degree night 8 hours is the burn time. after 3 days of burning you cant get enough wood in to get 8 hours. you constantly need to take out hot coals ...

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Breckwell Classic Cast
Review and ratings contributed by Joe on Feb 28, 2017

I've had my p4000 since 2012, have put in 2 combustion motors, 2 convection motors, proof of fire switch, high limit switch, had the control board fixed, and have to clean it it almost daily. Breckwell says tough kitty, and never has replaced one part. Today it made a big bang, turned off. who ...

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Napoleon NPS40
Review and ratings contributed by C in Connecticut on Feb 24, 2017

Purchased on Ebay about 8-9 years ago,2008-2009, New for $1400 w/ free shipping. Used 4 tons a year, on install,Disconnected ignitor ,oiled motors, hooked exhaust/intake etc, little fluid on pellets in pot and light. Cleaned well every year and oiled all motors, capped exhaust/intake every spring ...

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Dutchwest Cast Iron Large 2461
Review and ratings contributed by Chom on Feb 11, 2017

I've used my DW for about 4 seasons, replacing an older non-air tight stove. I couldn't be more disappointed. The creosote is ridiculous. I try to run it with the damper open as often as possible to keep it hot enough to avoid the cooler exhaust. Using well seasoned hardwood. Never had an issue ...

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Jotul F 3 CB
Review and ratings contributed by Ian M on Feb 09, 2017

My Jotul woodstove has been a mess of toxic fumes since it was installed a couple of years ago. What a waste of money. We have burned at least 2 cords of wood so it is not a "newness" problem or any nonsense like that. We burn clean, dry maple. There is adequate draft and the pipe is ...

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Dutchwest Cast Iron Small 2460
Review and ratings contributed by Bruce lightening on Feb 08, 2017

Dutchwest builds junk.two winters service and it is falling apart.seals fall out of everywhere.special size of asbestos rope.glass cracked.no parts.service is atrocious.rude customer service.do not buy .I regret daily.can't wait to replace

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Lopi Endeavor
Review and ratings contributed by JOE on Feb 04, 2017

piece of junk had a new stove I bought for $5oo at end of season it was smaller and heated twice as good as this $2,000 piece of junk burns lots of wood and gives off very little heat I've been had DO NOT BUY!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Jotul F 100 Nordic QT
Review and ratings contributed by Virgie Babsie on Jan 30, 2017

Have nothing against this stove. The money I invested in this was worth is. It is user friendly, with quality, and most of all the it is absolutely effective. There’s no day that I could remember that it fail me. It continues to serve me, amaze me and please me in so many ways. I am so thankful ...

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Jotul F 3 CB
Review and ratings contributed by Jacq Tups on Jan 30, 2017

I bought this stove 3 months ago and up until now I cannot get over my regret in purchasing such. At first, it was working fine but after a few try it gets bad already. The insides of the stove cracked horribly that I thought it will break apart any time right now. Trust me, I followed the ...

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Jotul F500 Oslo
Review and ratings contributed by Ethel Buds on Jan 30, 2017

For some reason, this stove kept failing me. Since the day I bought it, it just keeps giving me problems. First, it is hard to get started. I followed the instructions strictly in the manual but still it won’t work effectively. I got so frustrated with it that I kept it in my attic for quite some ...

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Pacific Energry True North TN19
Review and ratings contributed by Ashton Tuno on Jan 30, 2017

Perfect! This is the best stove for someone like me. I’m a very busy person and I need things done for me in an instant. And with Pacific Energy True North, I can have the much wanted heat in my room for almost in an instant. Less effort, just few moves and best of all, it just takes less of a ...

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Pacific Energy Alderlea T4 Classic
Review and ratings contributed by Galob Kato on Jan 30, 2017

I am very happy with Pacific Energy Alderlea. It’s been with me for three years already and up until now, it is still working efficiently. It is the best stove I have ever had. I bought it at a very reasonable price too. This stove is indeed a blessing to me. No, it’s my best buddy during cold ...

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Pacific Energy Alderlea T4 Classic
Review and ratings contributed by galob Kato on Jan 30, 2017

I am very happy with Pacific Energy Alderlea. It’s been with me for three years already and up until now, it is still working efficiently. It is the best stove I have ever had. I bought it at a very reasonable price too. This stove is indeed a blessing to me. No, it’s my best buddy during cold ...

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Lopi Republic 1250
Review and ratings contributed by Joyce Buwa on Jan 30, 2017

I am so happy with this Lopi Republic 1250. It is very easy to use, user friendly, economical and most importantly it works. It can heat up the room immediately with just using few woods. I can use it without winching because with just minimal work on the stove, it would work immediately. It can ...

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Lopi Republic 1750
Review and ratings contributed by Anne Pido on Jan 30, 2017

For someone who has a bigger space, this stove is not appropriate. I bought this a year ago with that thought that it would do an excellent job in heating up my place. But I was absolutely wrong when I tried it for myself. It takes hours to have it working effectively. I am so disappointed with ...

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Avalon Pendleton
Review and ratings contributed by Mikhail Pida on Jan 30, 2017

This cute stove is perfect for places with small space. It can easily heat up the room, making it cozy and absolutely homey. It is also economical when it comes to wood consumption thus you can make use of your wood and stove for a long time without costing that much.

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Avalon Olympic
Review and ratings contributed by Mahir Rosales on Jan 30, 2017

What I love about this stove is that it has a large capacity. You can actually have big pieces of wood into it. It can heat up the room in a matter of minutes if you assist it constantly. But if you just leave it and allow it to burn the woods on its own, it would take hours to really heat up.

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Harman Oakleaf
Review and ratings contributed by Maricar Peralta on Jan 30, 2017

At first, I encountered few problems with this stove. But after consulting the user’s manual, it’s already good to go. Its burning capacity is awesome since it was able stay still even with just few bricks. It is indeed effective and at the same time economical. Perfect for just married couples ...

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Quadra-Fire 4300 Millennium
Review and ratings contributed by Terry Mast on Jan 21, 2017

Don't believe the lifetime warranty! Our stove had cracks all over inside the firebox and the overhead pipes sagged. We never let the stove get over 500 degrees. The company said we over fired the stove and wouldn't cover anything. I've heard other people had same problem. DON't buy a Quadrafire!

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Lopi Liberty
Review and ratings contributed by Moke on Jan 20, 2017

Placed Liberty in our newly built 4500+ Sq ft house last spring and I am so happy that I can heat the entire house with this stove even when temps. drop to 20 below. Granted the house is designed around the stove. Most days we let the fire go out during the day as we have reached 76-78 degrees and ...

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Vermont Castings Aspen 1920
Review and ratings contributed by Talkeetnachris on Jan 19, 2017

I first bought this stove and I too thought it was deficient in the way it breathed. I have a remote 800 sq ft well built cabin and set this up and it always smoldered the wood away. The cabin is pretty tight so I added a outside air vent kit. This sucker rocks now

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Quadra-Fire Classic Bay 1200
Review and ratings contributed by Mark on Jan 19, 2017

Poor product, and worse service!! I purchased a quadrafire 1200 pellet stove on the 9 of Dec 2016.The 2nd of January it quit working. The first time when I called they told me to look at the fuse, so I took the covers off to get to the fuse. It was blown, I made a 100 mile round trip to get the ...

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Quadra-Fire Classic Bay 1200
Review and ratings contributed by Mark on Jan 19, 2017

Poor product, and worse service!! I purchased a quadrafire 1200 pellet stove on the 9 of Dec 2016.The 2nd of January it quit working. The first time when I called they told me to look at the fuse, so I took the covers off to get to the fuse. It was blown, I made a 100 mile round trip to get the ...

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Lopi Endeavor
Review and ratings contributed by LNoble on Jan 18, 2017

I am pretty unhappy with this stove. It requires a dangerous start, i.e. must leave door open, it tak es a while to heat it up....over 45 minutes, and no way it lasts overnight. It cant be shut down so wood burns within 5 hours and coals minimal by morning. It takes a lot of wood to run this ...

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Pacific Energry True North TN19
Review and ratings contributed by Chopper slater on Jan 13, 2017

I dare you to try and get a reply or even get in touch with the manufacturer our air supply lever connection rod broke after 3yrs tried and tried to get some advice to no avail you are on your own after purchase, dont buy from them find a reputable dealer. Ft

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Quadra-Fire Mt Vernon AE
Review and ratings contributed by Pudaloo on Jan 12, 2017

may I just say this stove is a VERY EXPENSIVE PIECE OF CRAP!! It is very expensive to operate, very dirty, dusty, noisy, keeps breaking down. I'm thinking, dear God what else can go wrong with this piece of crap? Try to fix it yourself? Good luck. Right now we are freezing because the afore ...

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Amaizablaze Cherokee Model 2100
Review and ratings contributed by Edith clark on Jan 12, 2017

The auger motor on my pellet stove went out how the hell do you get it apart to fix it ? It does not have any set screws and it's all welded to go there please call me 763 301 2159 Thank you

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Enviro Empress
Review and ratings contributed by Spokes0831 on Jan 09, 2017

I bought this stove brand new in 2008 and it has been nothing but a headache since. After initial installation, I had the service team at my house on a regular basis. They could never seem to find what the problem was, and actually told.me they were going to claim mine as a "lemon". ...

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Vermont Castings Aspen 1920
Review and ratings contributed by sharonj@bossig.com on Jan 06, 2017

hello, After reading some of the negitive comments about this stove I thought I would add our experience with our stove. We were so disappointed at first because the stove did not give a warm heat like our old fashioned stove. We thought we got another lemon piece of crap. So my husband got ...

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Quadra-Fire Classic Bay 1200
Review and ratings contributed by 36flatie on Dec 30, 2016

I had this stove for many years never a problem cleaned it on a regular basis gives me plenty of heat I try to get the better pellets when available

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Quadra-Fire Classic Bay 1200
Review and ratings contributed by Crowdednet on Dec 30, 2016

Do not buy this stove. Per the manufacturer it is "normal" for the blower to not come on for 40 minutes, but their literature states up to 20 minutes. That does nothing but burn pellets. But that is not the only reason. My stove was installed last month - lo and behold I stopped using ...

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Napoleon Franco Belge Normandie
Review and ratings contributed by Gbear on Dec 29, 2016

So what woul one of these oil heaters cost

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Harman Accentra
Review and ratings contributed by Bill on Dec 24, 2016

Can't believe the negative reports here! Who posted these? Harmon's competitors? I have bought mine in 2008. Had one igniter burn out. That's it!! Love this stove and would recommend it to anyone.

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Blaze King King Classic KEJ 1107
Review and ratings contributed by WoodBurner on Dec 23, 2016

This is our first year (2016) with the Blaze King. We heat a 3300 sf house. Our stovepipe and chimney is a wall installation with two 90* turns, all to Blaze King specifications and code along with a 4" make up air vent behind the stove. We burn well seasoned 2 year old red and white oak, ...

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Blaze King King Classic KEJ 1107
Review and ratings contributed by Zola on Dec 20, 2016

only once have I had a problem with the temperature control , but while opening the bypass to put wood in and closing it when I was done it bounced back like the weight on that door was heavy and did it break a cable , I own the blaze king King classic. Is it a easy fix the same as the video for ...

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Harman Advance
Review and ratings contributed by Patrick M Palermo on Dec 20, 2016

I had my Harman advance since 2000. I have put in one blower motor and one feeder motor. It runs great from October to march every year. It will burn any kind of pellet with the right adjustment. I lite it with touch fuel so it doesn't flame up . You do need to clean after every 2 tons to ...

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Dansons Pelpro Standard
Review and ratings contributed by William Hutson on Dec 19, 2016

I have an FPP freestanding unit. I've had it eight years and had very little trouble with it. When I have had problems, the folks at Dansons have been friendly, knowledgeable and quick in helping. It would be hard for me to come up with any company whose service I'm happier about. They stand behind ...

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New Michigan Woody Biomass Harvesting Guide
Review and ratings contributed by Dave Miller on Dec 18, 2016

We all know that concerns for the environment are a big issue and I'm glad the state of Michigan have put this together. I just hope that the fed continue the Biomass Tax Credit in 2017, as this is a great initiative : http://woodstoveworld.com/guide-2015-2016-biomass-tax-credit-stoves/ helping ...

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Lopi Liberty
Review and ratings contributed by aX_man on Dec 18, 2016

I bought this one and then recommended it to my folks who bought one. They work well enough. Mine a couple tiles broke, that's about it. My folks the door handle broke and had to replace the door. The main problem is the door is so small and the fire box isn't that big. You can't get much wood ...

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Lopi Liberty
Review and ratings contributed by aX_man on Dec 18, 2016

I bought this one and then recommended it to my folks who bought one. They work well enough. Mine a couple tiles broke, that's about it. My folks the door handle broke and had to replace the door. The main problem is the door is so small and the fire box isn't that big. You can't get much wood ...

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Harman P68
Review and ratings contributed by JKG on Dec 13, 2016

Loving it! 2nd winter with a used demo model. -30 C and it's heating my open space vaulted ceiling 4 room log house to a steady 21C degrees. Easily heats to a higher room temp. No issues. Much quieter than the Harman Invincible it's replacing.

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Lopi Endeavor
Review and ratings contributed by Harold Bloomgren on Dec 13, 2016

In 2 years the second igniter failed yesterday. Been waiting for over a month for service on the igniter push button that fell apart. Tried to buy a part on line but the manufacturer appears more concerned about protecting its territory than serving its customers. Will try to contact an out of area ...

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Lopi Leyden
Review and ratings contributed by RickE on Dec 11, 2016

A complex stove....read the starting instructions....But after 4 years use so far we LOVE LOVE this stove. Wonderful

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Vermont Castings Aspen 1920
Review and ratings contributed by Wyck on Dec 10, 2016

Further to my earlier review of the 24th October 2016, this stove was such a dead loss that I had no choice but either to scrap it and buy another stove or try and modify it in such a way that it was at least usable. So I drilled a 8mm hole at the bottom of the door to supply the stove with air ...

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Harman Advance
Review and ratings contributed by Bill on Dec 10, 2016

Had this Advance for 6 years now. Burn up to 8 tons of douglas fir pellets a year heating 2900 sq ft. Don't use the igniter more than once year to check it. Waxed ceder chips start this stove great. I clean the stove after each 2 to 3 tons of pellets. Just changed out the distribution motor. Spent ...

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Blaze King Princess Ultra PEJ1006
Review and ratings contributed by Shane daughton on Dec 05, 2016

Not impressed. Have had stove for six years. Has a crack already. Called dealer, say I over heated it. I operated it just like instructions told me. I do not think they are going to help me out. In fact they are brushing me off.

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