Stove ratings part 31 completes our expert and unbiased reviews with a look at the Westfire, Woodpro, Woodsman, Woodstock, Woodwarm, Xeoos, Yeoman, Yunca, Zeletavska, and Zephyr brands.
This brand is available in parts of Europe. The UNIQ range of units is available in either 5 or 6kw heating outputs. They are basic stoves with modern styling. The manufacturers' website is not much help to the consumer.
These stoves are from HEARTH & HOME TECHNOLOGIES which is a subsidiary of HNI CORP. They offer three sizes of pedestal units with large windows and a blower to circulate the heat. They are EPA certified but the guarantee on the units is not very good when compared to other brands. The stoves can be purchased at many home improvement stores in the USA.
This brand is made in New Zealand by HARRIS HOME FIRES. They offer a variety of models of clean burning stoves but the warranty on the firebox is not as good as other brands.
This brand offers both traditional catalytic stoves as well as hybrid models. The IDEAL STEEL HYBRID is moderately priced and can be purchased directly through their website. The warranty is not very good when compared to other brands.
These wood stoves are made and sold in the U.K. The FOXFIRE stoves can use outdoor air for combustion to save energy. Their website is not much help and does not have a stated guarantee policy.
This brand is made in Germany. The TWINFIRE series features two combustion chambers where the second chamber burns the exhaust gases (gasification) for clean burning. The warranty on the firebox is not very good when compared to other brands.
YEOMAN-- yeoman-stoves.co.uk -----1*
These units are available in the U.K. Many of the units are multi-fuel and can burn anthracite, smokeless fuels, and peat turf with a kit. They offer units in both traditional and contemporary styles. The manufacturers' website is not much help and does not have a stated warranty policy.
These stoves are made in New Zealand and feature basic construction with a variety of options. The guarantee on the firebox is not as good as other brands.
ZELETAVSKA-- zeletavska-kamna.cz --1*
This brand is made and sold in the Czech Republic. They offer both standard and tiled stoves in both traditional and contemporary styles. The warranty on the heat exchanger is not very good when compared to other brands.
The VIEW 2.0 model is EPA certified and has a pedestal base for the modern look. It has an air wash design to keep the window clean for viewing the fire. Their website is not much help and does not have a stated warranty policy.