Grand Opening of The Pellet Stove Shop

smwilliamson Posted By smwilliamson, Oct 2, 2013 at 11:18 PM

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  1. smwilliamson

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    Ok, was thinking of October 19th. It's a Saturday after Columbus Day weekend.

    51 Winthrop street 02769

    Truthfully I have too much work to do to pull it off any earlier. Will have burning displays of M55 freestanding and insert, A red Empress, Mini-A, and the Meridian. There will be a showroom model Windhager Boiler System with bulk feed conveyance system.

    Raffles: 1 WiFi tstat with controller box, a bunch of free springtime cleanings, a seasons worth of woodpellets (3 tons), and quite possibly even a stove...working on that.

    There will be beer if you bring it. I will have a pellet grill to cook on so bring your meat and veggies and your coolers. Got a really nice fenced lawn out back but sorry, no dogs please a daycare uses the area for a playground...there will be kids around and we got a pretty busy road so no craziness till it's dark.

    Let me know if you folks need anything else.
     
  2. krooser

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    Good luck with your new venture...
     
  3. stayfitz

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    Very cool! Break a leg!
     
  4. Lousyweather

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    hmmm....I burn 5 tons per year........I don't drink, but what about Exotic Dancers?
     
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    Sounds great wish I was closer.
     
  7. WoodPorn

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    You know I'll be there!
    What's the proposed time? Who's cutting the ribbon?

    Hello
    Will Don2222 be there? I hope the wifi t-stat is an Ecobee, 'cause you can monitor the flood in your basement.

    Scott if you need ant help during the week evenings, I'm happy to oblige
     
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    Not sure about the Dancers but isn't there a massage place right next door?
     
  9. webbie

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    It's not RI, unfortunately.....
     
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    Wow, it's costly to go into biz these days....

    When we started, we hauled a couple stoves into our dining room and placed an ad in the local pennysaver. Nothing hooked up, of course! The next year my dad let us use the downstairs of a carriage house that was part of a rental property on a side street in our little town.....
    Here is that little carriage house after we bought it, added to it, etc.

    Good Luck my man. Main thing is to stay healthy....
    DSC00077.jpg
     
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    Congrats and good luck with the new biz! Sounds like it's gonna be a great time. I also wish I lived closer.
     
  12. WoodPorn

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    C'mon whats a couple 2-3 hours amongst friends.
     
  13. P38X2

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    I hear ya. It's the 14 MPG of my truck and no babysitter that's the issue. Excuses :(

    Believe me, I'd love to bring some steaks, STS with you guys and check out all the fun toys.

    smwilliamson sounds like he's doing it right, that's for sure. Looking forward to the pix! ==c
     
  14. smwilliamson

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    :eek:Not to sink the boat ...don't expect 60 stoves in a 4000 SQFT showroom. I will have about 6 stoves in my 400 sqft show room
     
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    Congratulations smwilliamson!

    You should consider someday opening a store in western ma. We don't have anything here and there seems to be a need.
     
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    Not a good date for me :/
     
  17. DexterDay

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    10 hrs and 32 min from me... I have a 4 day weekend then too. Off Thurs-Sun???

    I have been wanting to take my own little vacation? ;em

    (Gears are turning... *can you hear the sqeaking?*) lol ;lol

    Either way, Congrats Scott. Job well done. You have made quite the successful business in a few short years. Not many can say they have accomplished what you have. Bravo my friend, Bravo!
     
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    Yeah, but up until relatively recently, massage parlors in RI legally still catered to the sailors, if you get my drift....
    (don't want to get too far off topic - was just commenting on the next to massage place!)
     
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    You earn officially Big Pig status if you come to the Bay for a pellet shop opening.
     
  21. WoodPorn

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    Ya know....The old Dex would have made the trip
     
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  22. ChandlerR

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    Hey Scott...Good luck with the grand opening! I know for a fact you will do real well. Customer service will make you very popular :)

    Chan
     
  23. imacman

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    Me too :(
     
  24. DexterDay

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    Its hard to make it to Kinsman Stives and its only 1.75 hrs away...

    I am not dismissing the idea. I indeed would love to come 11 hrs and win 3 tons of pellets that I wwould have to strap to the hood of my Focus ;lol
     
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    Isnt delivery included with the pellets for a season raffle? :p
    BTW, yeah 3 tons is for you warm weather folks

    Good Luck Scott ! !
     
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