ceorockstar, Author at Pellet Stove Pro

How Noisy is TOO Noisy!

You may have just bought a new motor or you have an old motor on your stove and it seems to be noisy.  How do you know if its ok or should be returned or replaced? Decibel Meter. Get on your smartphone and download a “decibel meter.”  This is a free app  that will allow […]

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How to Make a Gasket for Your Pellet Stove

Pellet Stove Gasket – How to make a gasket for your pellet stove. Sometimes you end up working on your pellet stove and needing a gasket that isn’t there for you.  Either you’re installing new part and it didn’t come with a gasket or you’re perhaps cleaning the stove and the gasket just falls apart. […]

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Pellet Stove Motor Fan Installation

You may have just received a replacement motor from us for your Pellet Stove and are wondering why it looks so different and maybe thinking you have the wrong item. Don’t worry. You may very well have everything you need after you read this. The Motor Doesn’t Look The Same… The original motor that came […]

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Gas Stove Pilot and Burner Not Lighting

Hi Jason! I just bought a house with a stove that runs on gas. There are no pellets. It simply heats up these “rocks” and then they and the entire stove radiate the heat. The stove is in the fireplace and vents out the chimney. When lighting the pilot, I have to hold the gas […]

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Is The Control Board Bad On My Pellet Stove?

It’s not uncommon for people to think of the worst case, most expensive scenario when their pellet stove is not working correctly. Sometimes thinking the control board is bad on a pellet stove is little more than a guess and usually just jumping to conclusions. I get a lot of calls from people thinking they […]

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Should I Replace The Door Gasket On My Pellet Stove?

There are two gaskets on the door of a pellet stove; there is the glass gasket and the door gasket. You may be wondering if this is something you should plan on replacing and how often should it be replaced? The reality is this is not a gasket that needs to be replaced regularly. The […]

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Holes On New Motor Mounting Plate Don’t Match

You might be in the situation where you bought a motor from us and went to install it only to find that the holes on the mounting plate don’t match.  This can be frustrating and it’s not our intention to frustrate you. We are finding out that the newer motors on some stoves are using […]

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Shortage of Pellet & Gas Stove Parts due to El Nino

The Eastern U.S. has been hammered for the last few years with brutally cold winters, while the Western U.S. has had very warm winters.  I remember several 70 degree days in December the last few years.  This will all change this year. El Nino forecasts predict a wet winter for everyone.  El Niño is expected […]

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Breckwell Convection Fan Part Numbers

Over the years I’ve received a great deal of education from my customers.  People email or call me every day and very often share some incites that I didn’t know.  In fact, there are some stove brands that I can diagnose over the phone and tell you exactly what needs to be done and I’ve […]

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How To Bypass A Temperature Switch On A Pellet Stove

Also known as a Snap Disc, Low or Hi limit sensor, proof of fire, or Temperature Sensor; every Pellet Stove has at least one if not more of these switches.  Most stoves have at least a Low Limit and Hi Limit Sensor and some have a Convection Fan Temperature Switch. With all of these switches […]

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