Do you know how a Direct Vent Fireplace works? Well, we have a secret to tell you. Our Direct Vent Fireplaces are pretty magical, and you may already have one in your home and not even know it. They don’t need a chimney; they’re extremely versatile, and very cost effective. You can place a Direct Vent Fireplace virtually anywhere in your home.
A direct vent system is a very efficient alternative to a traditional gas fireplace. Direct Vent Fireplaces are factory built and their venting can be routed directly through a wall to the outside, using rigid or flexible venting. Direct Vent fireplaces function by drawing fresh air into the firebox from outside, which makes a distinct difference from a traditional masonry fireplace or insert. This improves efficiency, maintains the air quality and distributes heat evenly throughout your room, eliminating drafts or cold spots.
One of the most attractive features of a Direct Vent fireplace is that they can be operated without electricity! Electricity is needed to power the blower and other accessories. The burner and flame control can be powered by a self-generating millivolt system or regular batteries. That’s what makes a Direct Vent Fireplace popular choice among buyers.
To install a Direct Vent Fireplaces vent system that incorporates vent pipes, one inside the other is used. A flexible vent system allows installers to maneuver around obstacles, such as joists, beams or wall supports. Flex Vent is easy to install, and there are fewer pieces and connections needed when put together.
Most models of Direct Vent Fireplaces are suitable for the bedroom, a living room, the basement, and pretty much wherever you want the comfort of a fire. Direct Vent Fireplaces are very sleek and offer many decorating opportunities. Not only will your fireplace be the focal point of the room, but it will also match your style sensibilities. The best part about installing a Direct Vent gas fireplace is that you don’t need a chimney, so you get to be creative when it comes to the location of your fireplace.
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