We know that the weather is warming up and the last thing you are thinking about is how to heat your home next winter but believe it or not, now is the perfect time to start planning. With supply shortages in every area, getting a gas insert, wood-burning stove, or pellet stove takes a little longer than it once did. Getting started now means being ready when the weather turns cold again.
We love gas inserts and wood-burning stoves but, if you are looking for a way to heat your home that is both efficient and beautiful, we believe you should consider purchasing a pellet stove. Pellet stoves have been growing in popularity in recent years and for good reason! They provide an efficient source of heat while also adding a touch of rustic charm to your home.
Pellet stoves can be used as a supplemental heating source in addition to a primary heat source such as a furnace or boiler. Pellet stoves are often used in rural or off-grid areas where access to other forms of fuel is limited.
While a wood stove can also be a good choice, we love pellet stoves for their efficiency and beauty. Here’s why we think you will love a new pellet stove.
Pellets Stoves Are Efficient
Pellet stoves are one of the most efficient ways to heat your home. Pellet stoves burn wood pellets, which are a renewable resource. Pellets are also much more efficient than traditional wood-burning stoves, providing more heat while using less fuel. This means that you can save money on your heating bills while also doing your part to help the environment. Did you know that pellet stoves are 6 times less expensive than oil?
Easy To Use
Pellet stoves are also very easy to use. One reason is that the pellets are small uniform pieces of fuel that are easy to store and transport. You simply load the pellets into the stove and light it, and the stove does the rest. There is no need to chop wood or constantly tend a fire like a traditional wood-burning stove. Pellet stoves typically have a hopper that automatically feeds pellets into the fire, and many models come with self-igniting sensors that make it easy to start a fire.
Since pellet stoves burn very cleanly with very little smoke and residue, they are more environmentally friendly than other types of stoves. Pellet stoves have a very low carbon footprint because they produce fewer emissions. Pellet stoves also produce very little smoke, so you won’t have to worry about your clothes smelling like smoke after sitting near the stove.
In addition, pellet stoves are considered to be environmentally friendly because they burn wood pellets that are made from recycled wood and other biomass materials.
Pellet Stoves Are Smart
As with most other heating devices these days, you can find smart pellet stoves. New pellet stoves are programmable. This is a major advantage over other types of stoves since they can easily be automated and controlled with a thermostat. You can set the temperature and also schedule it to turn on and off. This allows you to maintain a consistent temperature in your home.
Match Your Style
Another great reason to love pellet stoves is that they are very attractive. Pellet stoves come in a variety of styles, so you can find one that fits your home décor perfectly. Pellet stoves also add a touch of rustic charm to your home, making it feel cozy and inviting.
If you are looking for an efficient and attractive way to heat your home, a pellet stove is a perfect option for you! Pellet stoves are easy to use, environmentally friendly, and incredibly stylish. You’ll be glad you made the switch to a pellet stove!
If you are still trying to decide between a gas insert, a wood-burning stove, or a pellet stove, let our team help you. Once you decide, we can help you decide on the size you will need and the placement for the best results in heating your home.