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Review of QuadraFire --- 4300 -- Freestanding Stove burning Wood only

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Review of QuadraFire --- 4300 -- 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): 700 | House Size (Sq feet): 2000
Bought in 1999 , Price Paid: 1500
Location : Floyd, VA 24091, USA
Purchased from: Fireplace Retail Store - Kanodes Hearth Shoppe

Likes: Easy to start, well drafted, easy controls, great fire viewing, glass door stays clean, puts out a lot of heat. Puts out heat above and to front but little excess heat to sides, rear and bottom.

Dislikes: Surface paint came off in places on burner top after 3 small fires and continues to flake off. Stove is new (10/99). Large firebox does not draw smoke or fly ash when door is open, esp if firebox is cool.


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