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Review of Dutchwest --- 2462 (extra Large) -- Fireplace Inserted Stove burning Wood only
Installation Type: Wood/Coal - into masonry 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): 24x24 | House Size (Sq feet): 1800
Bought in 2000 , Price Paid: $1200
Location : Ransomville, NY 14131, 14131
Purchased from: Fireplace Retail Store - Strenkoski Brothers

Likes: This is a follow-up to my previous post about the faulty Vermont Castings stove which leaked smoke into the house from day 1. Strenkoski Brothers did an EXCELLENT job of finally replacing this stove for me.Even when Vermont Castings kept giving me the run around. Gary and John and their staff are to be commended for the time and trouble they had to put into this stove, even though it was not their fault it leaked.Seems I could never reach Vermont Castings and they finally got ahold of them and got a BN replacement stove sent to them and then sent a crew and 1 of the owners to deliver and set it up and take the fauty stove back.It has been operating very well for the last 2 heating seasons. Thank you Gary and John Strenkoski.Nice to know there are still dealers like them.



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