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Review of Avalon:Travis Industries --- Olympic -- Freestanding Stove burning Wood only

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Review of Avalon:Travis Industries --- Olympic -- Freestanding Stove burning Wood only
Installation Type: Wood/Coal - Freestanding into metal Chimney
Date Reviewed: 2009-03-04 20:11:04

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): 2700
Bought in 2009 , Price Paid: 2429
Location : Mayfield, NY 12117, US
Purchased from: Fireplace Retail Store - Adirondack Fireplace

Likes: Simple design
Large firebox
Large viewing glass, will clean itself with intense fire if dirty after a slow burn
Simple top draft system, bright active fire for viewing
Easy to run
Completely shrouded with air circulation system, stays relatively cool, especially with optional blower. Allows close clearances.
Blower moves a lot of heat
Can cool stove rapidly if necessary with blower
Long burn times
Air control easy to meter.

Dislikes: Can\'t seem to get a turn in \"my\" recliner in front of the new stove.

Comments: Replacement unit after being very dissatisfied with an Arbor. Easy to use, runs all night. Dealer very supportive.

* Dates that reviews were submitted were not recorded prior to Nov. 2004