Review of HearthStone --- Mansfield -- Freestanding Stove burning Wood only
Installation Type: Wood/Coal - Freestanding into metal Chimney
prior to Nov. 2004*)
Satisfaction Ratings from 5 stars (best) to 1 star (worst)
Satisfaction with unit = ✰✰✰✰✰
Satisfaction with dealer = ✰✰✰✰✰
Satisfaction with manufacturer = ✰✰✰✰✰
Other Information about the Home and Stove
Room Size (Sq ft): | House Size (Sq feet): 2500
Bought in 0000 , Price Paid: 1550
Location : Grand Rapids, Mi 49501,
Purchased from: Fireplace Retail Store - Belden Brick
Soapstone really does retain heat for hours after fire dies down. Even heat,easily heats main floor and upstairs.
Most efficient when burning continuously (ie weekends).
Holds large load of wood.Able to have close clearance (8") with rear heat shield. Great appearance.
Draft control lever sticks a bit. Small amount of smoke spillage when reloading.Sits a bit low.
This is a real furnace. Very happy with the stove. Also had excellent service from Hearthstone and the dealer when I had questions. Would recommend it.
* Dates that reviews were submitted were not recorded prior to Nov. 2004