We used to have one of these Lopi stoves. It kicked out BTU's with a clean burn - very little ash left. We got the etched glass door panel for beauty. Heated a 2 story house with ease. how to install a wood burning stove
Minimum clearance from combustible material: 450 mm in. The minimum clearance may be reduced by 50 percent to 225 mm in.) if suitable shielding is installed either on the pipe or on the combustible surface.