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Review of Whitfield --- Advantage -- Freestanding Stove burning Wood Pellets
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): 300 | House Size (Sq feet): 1190
Bought in 1995 , Price Paid:
Location : High Bridge, NJ 8829, 09929
Purchased from: Mail Order/Internet Retailer - ?
Plug it in and it works. Easy to install, get fuel prepaid at local Agway store for $3.00 a bag. It runs 24 hours from mid Nov. to Feb. Bought big firestarter sticks and cut them to small pieces. Just start that piece and turn it on. Ten minutes and the room is warm.
List price of these are $1,400 last time I checked. Ouch.
Use to have a coal stove for many years. Tired of the dust and restarting problems. That stove would only last 8 hours and have to work at getting it going again. Warm and rainy days the coal stove was a pain.Press a button or two and get more or less heat. Stays on for 14-16 hours. Had it for 4 years now, no problems. It's been on constant from mid Nov. to March each year.
* Dates that reviews were submitted were not recorded prior to Nov. 2004