There will always be pros and cons of how a wood burning fireplace compared to a gas fireplace. It all boils down to the personal needs and desires of the homeowner, as well as the existing wood burning fireplace venting options. If you are a person that enjoys the ambiance of dancing yellow flames and a warm cozy look and feel, then we have the perfect solution at Kozy Heat. However, we also want to share a few tips with our customers that can help them make a well-informed buying decision.
New options in a high efficiency wood burning fireplace make this a practical option for many customers. Indoor wood burning fireplace inserts are a factory build wood burning fireplace that can fit into your existing masonry, adding a safe and practical solution. Adding a wood burning fireplace insert with a blower offers even heat distribution around the room.
Consider Your Fuel Source
Your high efficiency wood burning fireplace insert will need wood. If you live in the country or a woodland area, you can simply walk outside and gather wood. Make sure you take a look at our manual for best wood size for your fireplace. Of course, if you are a city dweller, it presents a whole different scenario, and an may be a better option. You will need to find a reliable source that sells wood. It would also help to learn a little bit about different woods, and their optimal burning properties. The learning process is sure to be fun.
Consult with the Experts
At Kozy Heat, we enjoy educating customers and helping them learn more about the different types of fireplaces that burn wood. We also offer inserts that are compatible with different wood burning fireplace venting options. Contact your local dealer for all product and service/sales related questions.