to warm up next

Document Sample
to warm up next Powered By Docstoc
					                                                                                                     3 great
                                                            2010                                        a s
                                                                                                      w y
When: Saturday, May 1st | 11am-3pm | Sunday, May 2nd | 11am-3pm
                                                                                                    tow  arm
                                                                                                     up next
Where: Southside Oktoberfest Grounds in Downtown La Crosse
Directions: Mapquest 525 2nd Avenue N, La Crosse, WI 54601
or give us a call at 800-658-9472

We’ll have food grilling on the Traeger BBQ pellet grills, great deals on new & used
stoves, and you can place your Early Buy pellet order. Come & enjoy the food, and
bring your friends and family! You can ask questions about your Early Buy order too.

                                                                                                    Save on Pellets, Maintenance
NOTE : Our stores will be closed Saturday, May 1st – we’ll all be at Pellet Fest!

                                                                                    PRESORTED STD
                                                                                                         and Pellet Delivery
                                                                                     U.S. POSTAGE
                                                                                    Permit No. 25
                                                                                    La Crosse, WI

                                                                                                                            Your Early
                                                                                                                         Buy letter and
                                                                                                                        pellet order form
                                                                                                                           are inside!
Dear Warming Trends Friends,                                                                    y
                                                                                            Earl Buy Changes
We understand most people appreciate any type of savings within their
budgets and pocketbooks in these challenging times. At Warming Trends,                      Thank you to all Pellet Club Members who already joined by March 12th! Because this
we used every day of the past year making positive changes for our customers.               is the first year of the Pellet Club change, if you haven’t already joined, you can go to
For starters, we looked at ways to control costs and pass along the savings.       to read about details on member benefits & download the Pellet
                                                                                            Club Membership renewal form.
One change is our new and improved Pellet Club. Several hundred customers recently
joined and they are already enjoying more options, including added benefits and more        New benefits & changes are listed below
club value than ever. If you’ve already joined the 2010-11 Pellet Club, keep in mind,        • Early Buy pellet sale pricing & order forms will be sent exclusively to
now is the time to complete the Early Buy order form included in this newsletter.              Pellet Club members beginning in Spring 2011.
Note the May 5, 2010 deadline for this special pricing.
                                                                                             • All annual maintenances will now be performed by NFI certified technicians.
You can still become a member of our basic Pellet Club and save on pellets, too.               The National Fireplace Institute®, an independent, non-profit certification agency,
Hurry, this is your last opportunity to join at the basic level of $40. If you would like      conducts nationwide testing of hearth systems planners and technicians. Our
to join, please complete the Early Buy order form and be sure to include $40 Pellet            techs have undergone factory & NFI training courses to get the most
Club membership fee in your grand total. Go to for                         comprehensive knowledge in the products we sell & service.
membership details.
                                                                                             • Low Price Fuel Guarantee. We service a pretty wide area and we base our
Take a minute to read the detailed information here about the Early Buy program and            pellet purchases on a year round supply, so our rates are locked with pellet
how we’ve designed it to work harder for you. Many customers prefer the no interest            mills and freight companies. To achieve getting our customers the best price
or low payment financing. We are partnering with Wells Fargo to offer a new financing          on pellets, we’ve set up the Low Price Fuel Guarantee.
program with low payments to qualified credit. If you would like to apply, check that
box on the Early Buy order form. If you have an existing account through Citi, you can      Low Price Fuel Guarantee
still take advantage of Citi’s no interest and low payment options.                         Find a better price on pellets? Give us a call! Within areas where we offer pellet fuel,
Good news so far this year: pellet prices are generally lower than last year and most       we guarantee we’ll either match the price or refund your money provided that it:
of our brands have gone down in price. So, now is the time to lock in pricing on your        • is the same brand
pellets for the upcoming heating season. This newsletter contains what you need to
know about each of the 11 different brands of pellets we offer. That includes four           • is in stock at the advertised price
new brands.                                                                                  • is not part of a competitor’s special promotion, combined with another item,
We appreciate your continued business and support. We look forward to continuing               closeout, misprint, limited time offer, while supplies last, special buy, or auction.
our relationship and providing quality customer service in years to come.                    • includes shipping and other fees; our guarantee applies to the total cost.
                                                                                            Complete details are posted at each store.
See you soon at Pellet Fest!

                                                                                            Need Pellets Now?
The Warming Trends staff                                                                    Place your early buy order right away. You may take up to 1 ton of 2010-2011
                                                                                            Early Buy Pellets the same day you place your order. The Onalaska store has the
                                                                                            following brands for immediate pick up:

Welcome                                                                                     Lumberjack • Dejnos • Heartland
                                                                                            Call the Eau Claire store for brand availability. All brands will be
                                                                                            available for pick up June 15th at both locations.

2                                                                                                                                    1-800-658-9472 | 3
Brands of Pellets                                                                4 New Brands of Pellet Fuel for 2010!
                                                                                 We constantly strive to bring you a wide variety of pellet fuel options to meet
NEW UNCLE JED’S BEAR MOUNTAIN 50–40 lb. bags   HEARTLAND 60-40 lb. bags          your specific needs.
From: Cascade Locks, Oregon                    From: Spearfish, South Dakota     HENRY COUNTY: This is a nice consistent pellet. Users have reported
Source: Douglas Fir                            Source: Ponderosa Pine            low ash as a result of using this pellet.
Ash Content: Between 0.25%-0.35%.              Ash Content: 0.41%-0.45%
BTU/lb. (Dry Basis): 8,600 avg.                BTU/LB (Dry Basis): 9,200 avg.    UNCLE JED’S BEAR MOUNTAIN: This pellet is brought in by rail and
Pick Up/Delivered by: 9/1/10                   Pick Up/Delivered by: 3/1/11      bagged in Dale, Wisconsin. Bear Mountain will come in “Uncle Jed’s Bear
                                                                                 Mountain” bags. It’s the same pellet but packaged in a different bag.
NEW ATLAS 50-40 lb. bags                       NEW HENRY COUNTY 50-40 lb. bags   ATLAS: This Red Fir pellet comes from Canada. It has low ash content and
From: Canada                                   From: Paris, Tennessee            is very similar to the brand Pinnacle Fir which was offered a few years ago.
Source: Red Fir                                Source: Oak/hardwood blend
Ash Content: 0.2% avg.                         Ash Content: 0.4%                 BLAZER: This pellet was popular during the winter of 2009-2010. It is low in
BTU (Dry Basis): 8,800 avg.                    BTU (Dry Basis): 8,300 avg.       ash content and provides high heat!
Pick Up/Delivered by: 3/1/11                   Pick Up/Delivered by: 9/1/10

NEW BLAZER 50–40 lb. bags                      DEJNOS 50-40 lb. bags
                                                                                 Pellet delivery
From: Oregon                                   From: Kenosha, Wisconsin          Pellet delivery continues to grow in demand and our delivery truck really allows us to
Source: Douglas Fir Blend                      Source: Hardwoods & Softwoods     get fuel to customers quickly and easily! Our equipment allows us to deliver up to 12
Ash Content: 0.3%.                             Ash Content: 0.7% avg.            tons of pellets in a single trip and the “Donkey” portable forklift can usually get pellets
BTU (Dry Basis): 9,200 avg.                    BTU (Dry Basis): 8,200 avg.       right where they need to be – in garages, sheds, patios, etc. We encourage everyone
Pick Up/Delivered by: 3/1/11                   Pick Up/Delivered by: 9/1/10      to consider pellet delivery! It makes heating with pellets even easier.

EUREKA 50 – 40 lb. bags                        MARTH 50-40 lb. bags
                                                                                 Delivery FAQ
From: Eureka, Montana                          From: Marathon, Wisconsin         How long does a pellet delivery normally take? On average, it takes about 15
Source: Douglas Fir Blend                      Source: Hardwoods                 minutes for the first skid, then only a few minutes per skid after that.
Ash Content: 0.3% avg.                         Ash Content: Less than 0.5%.
BTU/lb (Dry Basis): 8,400 avg.                 BTU (Dry Basis): 8,000 avg.
                                                                                 Do I have to take all my pellets at once? You can get up to 5 tons delivered at
                                                                                 once. You don’t have to take all of your pellets at once. You can arrange for one or
Pick Up/Delivered by: 3/1/11                   Pick Up/Delivered by: 9/1/10
                                                                                 two ton deliveries throughout the season.
UNCLE JED’S COLD REMEDY 50–40 lb. bags         LUMBERJACK 50-40 lb. bags         Do I have to be home when they deliver my pellets? No. As long as we can get
From: Canada                                   From: Hayward, Wisconsin          to the space where the pellets are to be placed, we don’t require anyone to be home.
Source: Softwood Blend                         Source: Hardwood Blend
                                                                                 Can pellets be stored outside? Yes – as long as they are on a pallet and they are
Ash Content: 0.35% avg.                        Ash Content: 0.55-0.6%
                                                                                 covered, using a plastic tarp or something similar to protect from snow and rain.
BTU/lb (Dry Basis): 8,500 avg.                 BTU (Dry Basis): 8,400 avg.
Pick Up/Delivered by: 3/1/11                   Pick Up/Delivered by: 9/1/10

ROCKY MOUNTAIN 50-40 lb. bags
                                                                                     Order a 4 ton
From: Colorado                                                                   delivery (1 trip) to be
Source: Softwood Blend                                                           delivered by 10/1/10.
Ash Content: 0.3%
                                                                                  Pay only $50 total.
BTU (Dry Basis): 8,400 avg.
                                                                                       No additional mileage
Pick Up/Delivered by: 9/1/10                                                              charges apply

4                                                                                                                         1-800-658-9472 | 5
Sales and Specials                                                                                 Fuel for Thought
                                                                                                   With all the talk about renewable fuels today, pellet fuel doesn’t seem to get much
                                                 Special Buy on Whitfield
                                                                                                   mention but pellets are definitely one of the best renewable fuels out there! Here’s why:
                                                 Advantage II-T Inserts
                                                                                                    • Trees are nature’s solar collector – they are the perfect example of stored solar energy
                                                 $1,995                                               in nature. Read more about why trees & wood are the answer to our energy
                                                                                                      needs at
                                                 We got a great price on these inserts. We’ve
                                                                                                    • Pellet stoves are the cleanest, most efficient way to burn wood.
                                                 sold hundreds of the II-T insert models over
                                                 the years & they are still one of the best         • Pellet fuel is renewable - sawdust comes from wood waste created in
                                                 inserts we’ve seen! Only a few left, but if you      manufacturing & forestry management
                                                 or someone you know is looking to update
                                                                                                    • The pellet industry provides jobs - many are right here in the Midwest!
                                                 an old drafty fireplace consider the Whitfield
                                                                                                      Lumberjacking, pellet millwork, manufacturing, trucking and hauling are
                                                 Advantage II-T Insert!
                                                                                                      examples of the many jobs created and maintained by the pellet industry.
                                                                                                   Locally “grown” pellet fuel right here in Wisconsin :
                                                                                                    • Lumberjack Pellets - Hayward • Marth – Marathon
Great variety & pricing on                                                                          • InDeck Pellets – Ladysmith        • Dejnos - Kenosha
used pellet stoves
                                                                                                   New this year! Low price fuel guarantee for Pellet Club members. With our
                                                                                                   expanding customer base (about 100 mile radius of Onalaska), and the
Starting at $600                                                                                   growing popularity of pellet stoves, pellet fuel is more popular. There are now
                                                                                                   farm stores, co–ops, big box stores, & hardware stores that sell pellet fuel in our
To take advantage of the 2009/2010
                                                                                                   customer base area. Our goal is low priced pellet fuel for our customers – the lower
Energy Tax Credit, we’ve had a lot of
                                                                                                   the fuel cost, the more pellet stoves we sell. If you order pellet fuel on our Early
customers trading in older stoves for
                                                                                                   Buy sale and find that brand at a lower price in your area, let us know and we will
new models. This means we have
                                                                                                   try to match the price, or we’ll refund your money.
a variety of used models in stock.
Stop in to check them out!

Gourmet cooking in your own backyard… with a Traeger BBQ Pellet Grill!
Traeger owners report GOURMET results every time they cook on their Traeger grills!                Pellet Pick Up Hours and Locations
We’d have to agree. The pellet grill uses the same technology behind pellet stoves,                Hours (June 15-Sept 1st) M-F 9:30a-5:30p Sat 10a-1p
making grilling easy & low maintenance. Plus it’s healthy for you - recommended BBQing
method by the National Cancer Institute.                                                           Closed Memorial Day, July 5th and Labor Day

    • Bake, smoke or grill                                                                         Onalaska W7385 County Road ZN 608-783-6400 800-658-9472
    • Sear steaks, hamburgers & hotdogs. Even bake a wood fired pizza.                             Eau Claire 3420 Mall Drive 715-552-0700
    • Cook over pellet flavors like hickory, maple, apple & alder –get real wood flavor            Call ahead one week for Eau Claire pick ups so we can have pellets ready.
      from cooking over real wood!
6                                                                                                                                          1-800-658-9472 | 7

Shared By: