Review of Lennox --- Montlake 230 -- Fireplace Inserted Stove burning Wood only
Installation Type: Wood/Coal - into existing Fireplace
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): 1000 | House Size (Sq feet): 1750
Bought in 2013 , Price Paid: 2400
Location : , 47201,
Purchased from: Fireplace Retail Store -
Damper linkage broken on brand new unit/2 weeks old
Damper level cannot stay at the desired position
Firebrick broken after 4 fires
Blower loud/very high pitched, not very effective
Dealer is great. Working to find a solution to recurring problem
I will never buy any Lennox product again.
As what seems to be the usual case, a formerly well reputed manufacturer has taken the cheap route and is selling junk.
Do your homework and talk to others. Had I done enough checking to begin with, I know Lennox would have been crossed off my list from the get-go.
* Dates that reviews were submitted were not recorded prior to Nov. 2004