Selecting a Fireplace

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What is the Best Type of Fireplace for You

Learn how to navigate the different options to pick the perfect fireplace style, mantel and surround – the attractive frame around your fireplace. With help from the hearth experts at Heatilator®, the #1 preferred brand by homebuilders, you’ll find the best type and style of fireplace for you. 

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Fireplace Buying Checklist

Use this checklist to help find the right fireplace for your home.


4 Reasons to Rave about the Rave

Like watching TV? Enjoy looking at a beautiful fire, too? Thanks to new updates to the Rave, you can have them both: same place, same time.

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Why Home Buyers (and Sellers) Love Fireplaces

Research confirms: Fireplaces are top home feature, at any buyer age or income.

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Why a Fireplace?

7 reasons a fireplace belongs on your new-build bucket list.

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What Makes Heatilator the Best Fireplace Brand for Homebuilders

Homebuilders trust Heatilator and here’s why.

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Five Questions to Ask When Shopping for a Fireplace

Our experts help you ask the right questions to make sure you get the perfect fireplace for your home.


Fireplace Buying Guide: Fireplace Installations Like Never Before

If you think you don’t have room for a fireplace, think again. The fireplaces of today allow for installation options you didn’t know were possible.

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So Much More than Heat: The Benefits of Owning a Fireplace

It’s true gas fireplaces do wonders to heat a space, but that’s just one reason to install a hearth.

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Have Your Fire Wherever You’d Like!

Power Venting makes it possible to install a gas fireplace almost anywhere in the home. Here’s how…

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Is Your Home Hearthless? Add a Gas Fireplace!

No fireplace in your house? It’s easier than you might think to add one!

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Finally, Modern Luxury at an Affordable Price: Heatilator Crave Series

For years, only premium brands offered modern linear fireplaces, but Heatilator is changing that!

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News You Can Use: Trends in Outdoor Living

Thinking about making your outdoor space more livable? Read on…

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Heatilator Debuting Exciting New Products at D&C Week!

Here’s a glimpse into our new products being introduced at the show.

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Upgrade with a Fireplace Insert

Most masonry open-burning wood fireplaces are only about 15% efficient. It's time to upgrade!

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The Twilight Indoor/Outdoor Fireplace Offers the Best of Both Worlds

It’s possible to enjoy the fire of a single fireplace both inside and outside your home!

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Buying a Fireplace Insert - Part 1 of 2

Here's how to turn your masonry wood fireplace into a heating powerhouse! Part 1. 

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Buying a Fireplace Insert - Part 2 of 2

Here's how to turn your masonry-built wood fireplace into a heating powerhouse! Part 2.

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Five Fast Facts: Fireplaces

Know everything there is to know about fireplaces? Try us...

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There's a Fireplace for Every Room in the House

If you think fireplaces are only for the living room, think again.

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Venting - What Type Do You Need?

Hearth product have certain venting requirements - read on to learn more.

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Fireplace Insert Venting Simplified

Fireplace inserts require certain types of venting - read on to learn more.

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Converting a Wood Burning Fireplace into a Gas Fireplace? Read this First

Wood-burning fireplaces can easily be converted to gas. Consider these options.

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Thinking About Installing a Gas Fireplace? Ask Yourself These Five Questions...

Ensure you get the perfect fireplace for your home.

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A Vented Gas Fireplace Has Many Benefits

With all the choices you have, it should be no problem finding a vented gas fireplace for your home.

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New! Power Vent Inline from HHT

Hearth & Home Technologies (HHT) is pleased to introduce the PVI-SLP Power Vent Inline for direct vent gas fireplaces.

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Checklist: How to Select a Fireplace Insert

Hearth, Patio & Barbecue Association (HPBA) recommendations when selecting a fireplace insert.

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Look to Gas Fireplaces for Home Heating Help

The wise use of gas fireplaces can significantly reduce a monthly heating bill.

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In the Market for a Fireplace?

Here are a few important elements to consider when shopping for a fireplace.