Stove ratings part 20 continues our expert and unbiased reviews with a look at the Fogo Montanha, Fonte Flamme, Godin, Granit Kleber, Guenther-Matten, and Haas & Sohn brands.
FOGO MONTANHA fogo-montanha.com 1*
These stoves are made in Portugal and are basic stoves with large windows for viewing the fire. The VERSATILE range offers a variety of options for the base of the unit and has an air wash system for keeping the glass clean. Their website is not much help and does not have a stated guarantee for their products.
FONTE FLAMME- fonte-flamme.com --1*
This brand is made in France and offers a variety of models with modern styling and large windows for viewing the fire. They are clean burning and made of cast iron but their website is not much help and the guarantee on the units is not very good. The units are only available in France and only through their dealer network.
The PANORAMIC FX1 (shown here) has a very modern look and feel to it with a large glass door for viewing the fire while the BOLLENTE has a more traditional look to it.
The units are made and sold in the U.K. and can be purchased online but the warranty on the heat exchanger is not very good.
This brand offers a wide selection of stoves in both modern and traditional styles. Their website is not much help and does not have a stated warranty policy.
These stoves are made in Norway and are sold throughout Europe. They are made of soapstone and offer a variety of styles. Their website is not much help and the guarantee is not very good.
GUENTER-MATTEN-- guenter-matten.de --1*
This brand feature a wide variety of models with a very modern look and feel. The manufacturer's website is not much help and does not have a stated warranty policy.
These units are made in Austria and are available in Europe. They feature contemporary styling and automatic combustion air regulation which allows for cleaner and more efficient burning. They have a wide selection of models including corner mounted models, boiler models, and panorama models. The warranty on the units is not very good compared to other brands.
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