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Review of Vermont Castings --- Consolidated Dutchwest -- Freestanding Stove burning Wood only

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Review of Vermont Castings --- Consolidated Dutchwest -- Freestanding Stove burning Wood only
Installation Type: Wood/Coal - into existing Fireplace
Date Reviewed: 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): 600 | House Size (Sq feet): 1400
Bought in 1998 , Price Paid: 1025.00
Location : Chesapeake, VA 23320, USA
Purchased from: Fireplace Retail Store - Ray Johnson's Fireplace

Likes: - Easy to Load, Very easy to clean, Minimal Creosote buildup, Plenty of heat for the house

Dislikes: - The front window can get a little dirty, the center top thermometer prevents a top sitting kettle

Comments: This stove is overkill for our little house! We generally have to start opening windows once the catalytic combuster starts. I think it will be perfect for our next house (2 stories about 2,000 square feet). Very high quality construction. I would recommend it to anyone!

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