Nixa Hardware offers the broadest selection of in-stock pellet stoves in Southwest Missouri. With over 25 years of pellet stove sales, service & expertise, we provide expert guidance to match your stove’s requirements, ensuring eco-friendly and efficient heating solutions. We maintain a year-round supply of wood pellets so you never run out, offering you convenient access through store pick-up or delivery. Trust Nixa Hardware for top-quality pellet stoves and reliable, eco-conscious fuel options to keep you warm throughout the heating season. All our wood stove pellets are Made in the USA.
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Wood pellets offer multiple benefits. They're eco-friendly, derived from sawdust and wood waste. They're energy-efficient, with a high heat output and low ash content. Pellets are convenient to store and handle, and they produce minimal emissions, reducing your carbon footprint. Plus, they're cost-effective, making them a smart heating choice for both homes and businesses.
Choosing the right wood pellet for your stove is key. To determine the suitable wood pellet for your stove, check the manufacturer's recommendations. Match the pellet size to your stove's hopper and auger system. Choose a pellet with low ash content to prevent excessive cleaning. Experiment with different brands to find the one that provides optimal heat output and minimal maintenance for your specific stove model or call our stove department and speak with one of our staff.
"Ash" in wood pellets refers to the residue left behind when the pellets are burned. It's a measure of the pellet's cleanliness. Low-ash wood pellets produce minimal residue, making them ideal for efficient heating and minimal maintenance. Look for low-ash wood pellets for cleaner, more eco-friendly burning in your stoves and fireplaces.
"Fines" in the context of wood pellets refer to small wood particles, sawdust, and wood fragments that are usually found at the bottom of a bag or container of wood pellets. These fines can accumulate during the manufacturing and packaging process. Excessive fines can affect the efficiency of pellet stoves and may require extra cleaning. To avoid issues, look for wood pellets with low fines content for a more efficient and clean-burning experience.
BTU, or British Thermal Unit, is a key measure of energy content for wood pellets. It represents the amount of heat produced when burning a specific quantity of wood pellets. Higher BTU values indicate a greater heat output, making them an essential consideration for efficient heating solutions. Opt for high-BTU wood pellets to maximize warmth and energy efficiency in your pellet stove.
Wood pellet length directly impacts the performance of pellet stoves. Shorter pellets tend to flow more smoothly through augers and burn more efficiently, minimizing the risk of clogs. Longer pellets might be prone to jamming and can affect the combustion process, potentially leading to issues like incomplete burning and increased maintenance. Opt for the appropriate length wood pellets to ensure optimal functioning of your heating system.