Review of Drolet --- Eldorado -- Freestanding Stove burning Wood only
Installation Type: Wood/Coal - into masonry chimney
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): 900 | House Size (Sq feet): 2000
Bought in 2011 , Price Paid: 900.00
Location : Sanford , Maine 04083, York
Purchased from: Stove Dealer - Woodland DIrect
It can take a 19'' log easily, burn times are very good, and the air wash works well. I did not get the blower; I use an Eco-fan which is silent. I have it in a large kitchen and use small doorway fans for circulation. This set up keeps my four bedroom house at about 70 degrees. I also have a Napolean 1100 fireplace insert in the living room, which I never use if the Drolet is going. The Napolean is also a good unit but if power goes out the fan doesn't work.
Manufacturer and dealer are excellent. A small roller mechanism attached to the door bent after using it last year. I contacted all concerned and they sent me 4 extras within a week. I actually could still use the original after straightening it out on the vice. Very pleased all the way around.
* Dates that reviews were submitted were not recorded prior to Nov. 2004