Pellets container monitoring

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The problem: My house is heated by burning pellets and the burner is located in my basement. It has a container that takes roughly about 150kg (10 bags) of pellets, but depending on the outside temperature they are burned in an irregular rate, so I have to get out of the house, go down the stairs and check how full the container is, then decide if I have to fill it in with more or I can wait more. [Read More]