Stove Ratings part 29, A Repairman Reviews The Brands...

Stove ratings part 29 continues our expert and unbiased reviews with a look at the Trianco, Turbo Fonte, Tzakia, US Stove, Valor, Varde, Vermont Castings, Vienbye, and Villager brands.

BRAND----------WEBSITE----------RATING

TRIANCO--------trianco.co.uk----------1*

This brand is made in the UK by TR ENGINEERING and the NEWTON range combines simple modern styling with traditional construction. They are available in only two sizes (5 or 8 kw). The units have a triple burn system for clean efficient burning and an air wash system to keep the glass clean for viewing. The warranty is not as good as many other brands.

TURBO FONTE--turbofonte.com-------1* 

This brand offers a variety of models including soapstone and ceramic units. The stoves are made in France and are sold throughout Europe. Their website is not much help and the warranty on the stoves is not very good when compared to other brands.

TZAKIA------thermokamini.com-------1*

This brand is made in Greece by A. MISAILIDIS SONS CO. and offers a variety of cast iron stoves. They feature traditional styling but their website is not much help and does not have a stated guarantee for their products.

US STOVE------usstove.com---------1* 

This brand offers a wide selection of stoves in both steel or cast iron construction. They include a blower to distribute the heat and a window for viewing the fire. The warranty on the units is not very good compared to other brands.

VALOR---------valor.co.uk------------1*

This brand is a part of the GLEN DIMPLEX GROUP and is available in the U.K. The BRUNSWICK multi-fuel stoves can burn coal, wood, or peat. The units require manual adjustment of the combustion air and the guarantee on the units is not very good.

VARDE--------vardestoves.com------1*

This brand offers clean burning stoves with contemporary styling. They have large windows for viewing the fire but guarantee on the firebox is not very good when compared to other brands.

VERMONT CASTINGS--vermontcastings.com--1*

This brand is a part of MONESSEN HEARTH SYSTEMS COMPANY. The brand features both catalytic and non-catalytic units. They have a traditional look and feel to them but the warranty on the units is not as good as many brands.

VIENYBE--------vienybe.lt------------1*

These units are made and sold in Lithuania. They offer a wide variety of models in sizes from 4 to 14 kw. The units are made of cast iron and are firebrick lined. They have a storage space for wood in the bottom of the unit but the warranty (especially on the heat exchanger) is not very good.

VILLAGER----aradastoves.com-------1*

This brand is from ARADA and is made/sold in the U.K. The units are available in wood only models as well as multi-fuel versions and are clean burning. They require manual combustion air adjustment and the guarantee on the units is not very good.

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