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A pellet stove burns wood pellets instead of logs. These pellets consist of pressed sawdust and wood shavings, and burn more completely and produce fewer emissions than raw wood does. Their uniform size and shape allows ... More »

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Many retail outlets sell pellets for pellet stoves, including Tractor Supply Co., WalMart and Lowe's. The pellet stove owner pours the fuel into a hopper, and an auger automatically feeds the fuel to control the temperat... More »

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As of February 2015, a number of stores in Houston sell pellets for wood stoves, including chain home-improvement stores, such as Lowe's Home Improvement, Ace Hardware and The Home Depot. Local stores selling wood pellet... More »

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Quadra-Fire pellet stoves work by using a convection fan to circulate heat generated by pellets burning inside the stove. Provided with adequate pellets, Quadra-Fire pellet stoves automatically add pellets to the burn ar... More »

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Alaska pellet stoves burn environmentally friendly biomass fuel called pellets rather than the normal wood that wood-burning stoves use. Pellets are less expensive and easier to feed into stoves than wood. Pellet stoves ... More »

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Most pellet stoves are incapable of burning ordinary wood for fuel. They are only able to burn pellets designed and approved for their use. Generally, pellets are 3/8 inch to 1 inch in size and made of compacted bark, wo... More »

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