Pellet Stove Inserts- The Basics
We need to know what a pellet stove insert is before we can talk about them. Pellet stove inserts are just a fireplace insert that is modified to work with a pellet stove. This is important to give you that fireplace look while using a pellet stove.
As a rule, pellet stoves are more efficient than regular fire places and by including pellet stove inserts it makes the pellet stove even more reliable and trustworthy than it already is. This very important in the “green” world we live in today.
The only problem with pellet stoves and inserts is making sure that you have a reliable fuel distributor in your area. Burning of wood in a pellet stove is clean as well as efficient. Pellet stoves are very much environmentally friendly because they burn clean leaving virtually no odor or any smoke. Also an added feature of the stove is that it does not get hot on the exterior of it thereby making an accidental burn virtually impossible.
Also pellet stove inserts have an integrated hopper and auger feed system. So the temperature is regulated by a thermostat and just the right amount of pellets is fed into the fire and keeps you at your desired temperature.
All in all the pellet stove inserts are a good thing! They are environmentally friendly and do all they can to contribute to the green world we are living in.
So if you are trying to decide on a pellet stove the decision shoild be a relatively easy one. Go green with a pellet stove.
Pellet stove inserts will actually increase the efficiency of the already reliable pellet stove and will keep you warm as well. It is a very nice addition to any room in the house. Also they will produce less ash than coal or log inserts thereby a lot less maintenance is required.