Q&A Pellet verse Gas Stoves

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Nov 27, 2012

I am deciding to purchase a pellet or a gas stove to replace my free standing wood stove. I have been told that gas stoves are cheaper to operate in the long run. I have seen both in operation and I think a pellet stove puts out more heat. Help me decide which way to go.


Neither put out more heat...most are in the same range....that is from as low as 10,000 BTU to as high as 30,000 BTU output. Natural Gas is quite a bit cheaper than Pellets in most cases. LP may be a different story. Check out the comparison of fuel prices at:

Link: Compare the Costs of Fuels
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