Dan Cordier began installing stoves in 1979 when he worked for Buck Stove in Reno, NV when it was owned by Barry and Jane McIntosh. He has been installing wood, pellet and gas stoves as well as performing annual services and repairs on all of these products ever since . Dan has over 35 years experience in the hearth industry.
Dan recently partnered with Ray Slusher to open a retail store in Sparks, NV Dan The Stove Man. Ray has been in the stove business since 1988. He worked for Buck Stove and Fan center in Reno, NV when it was owned by Jon Greene. Ray started as bookkeeper and office manager for the store but soon began helping with installations and later the service and repair of pellet stoves. Ray has a degree in accounting and is a certified pellet stove technician with 25 years in the hearth industry. Ray's wife and co-owner of the store Gigi, is not only a well organized business woman but also a proud enrolled member of the Cherokee Tallaquah Nation, as are her daughters.
With our combined experience, education and talents we have chosen to sell only products that we would buy for ourselves. We only sell stoves that perform well at our altitude and require minimum maintenance.