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Review of Avalon:Travis Industries --- 796 -- Freestanding Stove burning Wood only

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Review of Avalon:Travis Industries --- 796 -- Freestanding Stove burning Wood only
Installation Type: Wood/Coal - Freestanding into metal Chimney
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): 240 | House Size (Sq feet): 2400
Bought in 1993 , Price Paid: $1000??
Location : Thomaston, CT 6787, USA
Purchased from: Fireplace Retail Store - Dean's Stove Shop

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Likes: Great stove! Have always checked and has burned clean enough that it doesn't need cleaning.(very efficient, short run chimney though.

Dislikes: This dealer is a nightmare. No service and installers he sent were butchers(cut a rafter and left it because they didn't clear it)! NEVER kept a scheduled appointment after they sold the unit. First time sales scum. The stove is simply too small to give us an overnight burn.We should have bought the biggest one. Will finally replace this year.

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