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Pellet Patio Heaters

Pellet Patio Heaters

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Pellet Patio Heaters

Elevate your outdoor living with our collection of wood pellet patio heaters, featuring the renowned Timber Stove models, including the popular Big Timber and Lil Timber patio heaters. As the original manufacturer of pellet patio heaters, Timber Stoves offers unparalleled quality and innovation in outdoor heating solutions.

Benefits of Pellet Patio Heaters

Heat from real fire with less smoke: Wood pellet heaters are eco-friendly outdoor heating solutions that offer all the benefits of a wood-fueled heater with very low carbon emissions. Easily get heat from real fire with much less smoke.

Clean and efficient: Wood pellet patio heaters are a superb choice for eco-friendly and efficient outdoor heating. These heaters use wood pellets, a renewable energy source, which burn cleaner and are more cost-effective than traditional propane or natural gas heaters.

Consistent heat: The consistent burn of wood pellets ensures steady heat output and minimal waste, providing a comfortable, warm environment even on the chilliest nights. 

Easy to use: Additionally, pellet heaters are easy to operate, with automated feeding systems that allow for continuous heat without constant attention.

You can cook on them: With optional accessories, pellet patio heaters can be used as grills or pizza ovens. Some of these heaters are easy to assemble and disassemble making them portable. Enjoy various outdoor activities with a wood pellet heater!

Timber Stoves: The Original Innovator

Timber Stoves has set the standard in the industry with its robust design and efficient heating technology. Known for durability and style, these heaters make a statement in any outdoor setting while offering the practical benefits of a high-performance heating source.

Big Timber vs. Lil Timber

The Big Timber model is ideal for larger spaces, designed to project substantial warmth suitable for extensive outdoor areas. It features a more powerful heating capacity and a larger hopper, which means it can hold more pellets and operate longer without needing a refill, making it perfect for big gatherings.

In contrast, the Lil Timber is tailored for smaller spaces or more intimate settings. It offers the same efficient heating technology as the Big Timber but in a more compact design. This model is easier to move and fits well in tighter areas, making it versatile for various outdoor arrangements.

Explore Wood Pellet Patio Heaters Today

Discover the unique blend of functionality, efficiency, and environmental friendliness with our wood pellet patio heaters. Whether you choose the robust Big Timber for expansive heating or the convenient Lil Timber for smaller spaces, Timber Stoves' models are designed to enhance your outdoor experience. Embrace the pioneering spirit of Timber Stoves, the original manufacturer of pellet patio heaters, and transform your patio into a warm and welcoming extension of your home.

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1. What is a pellet heater?

    A pellet heater is a modern version of a wood-burning heater the only difference being the fuel. Instead of using logs, this heater uses eco-friendly wood pellets that burn more efficiently and with less smoke.

    2. How does a pellet heater work?

    A pellet heater works by burning compressed wood or biomass pellets to generate heat. Here’s a brief overview:

    • Loading: Pellets are added to a hopper.
    • Feeding: An auger automatically feeds pellets into the burn pot.
    • Ignition: Pellets are ignited electronically for efficient burning.
    • Air Supply: An electric fan introduces air to aid combustion.
    • Heat Exchange: Heat from the burning pellets warms air via a heat exchanger, which then circulates back into the room.
    • Exhaust: Combustion gases are expelled through an exhaust vent.
    • Ash Removal: Minimal ash is produced and can be easily cleaned from an ash pan.

    3. Are pellet heaters economical?

    Yes, pellet heaters are considered economical for several reasons:

    Fuel Cost: Wood pellets are generally cheaper than fossil fuels like oil, propane, and natural gas, especially in areas where these resources are less accessible.
    Efficiency: Pellet heaters are highly efficient, often boasting efficiency ratings of 75% to 90%. This means more of the energy from the pellets is converted into usable heat, reducing the amount of fuel needed.
    Automated Features: The automation of pellet heaters, including feed rates and thermostat controls, helps optimize fuel usage, further lowering operating costs.
    Less Maintenance: Compared to traditional wood stoves, pellet heaters produce less ash and soot, which reduces cleaning and maintenance costs.

    Overall, the initial cost of a pellet heater can be higher than some other heating options, but the lower ongoing fuel and maintenance costs can make it a more economical choice in the long run.

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