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Clean Pioneer pellet stoves by clearing the firepot daily, the heating system and surfaces weekly and the exhaust venting system annually. Turn the heater off and wait at least 25 minutes before attempting any cleaning t... More »

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Pellet stove fireplace insert installation requires cleaning the fireplace, inserting and positioning the insert, configuring the power supply, and testing the unit. To ensure proper ventilation, have a certified profess... More »

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Good pellet stove inserts include the Napoleon Tpi35 Direct Vent Pellet Insert and the Breckwell Blazer SP24I, according to the 2015 Consumer Report Buying Guide reviews. The Napoleon stove features a smooth black finish... More »

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Direct venting only works with specially designed gas appliances, according to The Chimney Sweep, Inc., and is not for use with wood burning stoves. Wood burning stoves require a vertical chimney that extends through the... More »

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Although a pellet stove does not need a traditional chimney, it does require an exhaust pipe to the exterior of the building. This keeps potentially toxic gases from building up inside. More »

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A flame diffuser or heat diffuser is a piece of equipment used on gas stoves, as well as electric stoves, to evenly distribute the heat of a burner or heating element. The advantage of using a heat diffuser is that it pr... More »

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Coal stoves work by using kindling and a forced air system to ignite coal within a closed chamber, controlling the rate at which it burns and funneling the heat to either a cooktop or internal heating space. While there ... More »

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