Smartstove Freestanding Pellet Stoves Recalled
About the Pellet Stove Recall
In the Smartstove pellet stove, smoke can build up inside the firebox, which can cause ash to build up and the glass in the door to break. This poses a laceration hazard to the consumer. According to the Consumer Product Safety Commission(CPSC), about 2,300 units of the smartstove freestanding pellet stoves have been sold.
There have been 4 injury reports, one of which has a minor injury.
Consumers should immediately stop using the smartstove freestanding pellet stove until it is repaired and contact England’s Stove Works Inc. for a free repair kit with installation instructions.
Description of the Smarstove Freestanding Pellet Stoves
Recalled stove will have:
- Model Number: 55-SHSSP01
- Serial Number ranging 101 through 2513
- Cast iron pellet stove is 36in high, 24.5in wide, and 24in deep
- Black satin finish
- Arched glass on front
- Vents above the door
The model and serial number of the product can be found on the black plate on the stop right hand corner on back of the stove.
The product was sold at Lowe’s and specialty hardware stores nationwide and online at www.lowes.com from September 2015 through December 2015 for about $1500