A gas fireplace adds a cozy, relaxed ambiance to your home while helping your furnace to keep everyone warm. Choosing the right gas fireplace for your home includes a lot of thought. You want to make sure your fireplace complements your home decor while providing the features that your family needs. There are many gas fireplaces on the market with all kinds of unique features and designs to choose from. To make your life a little easier, we've rounded up the top three best gas fireplaces of 2021, so you can spend more time snuggling by the warm flames when the temperatures drop.
The Napoleon Ascent™ gas fireplace comes with a PHAZER® Log Set, making the flames appear realistic behind the expansive 42-in. glass viewing area. The system's dual-flame pan burner technology allows a double layer of flames to flicker between the logs, adding extra depth and providing more heat. The electronic ignition system ensures that your fireplace will continue to burn, even if the electricity fails, and the approved safety barrier ensures that your fireplace is completely safe for use in your home. The Napoleon Ascent™ produces 22,000 BTUs to warm your living space and its shallow depth is a builder's dream. Customize your fireplace with a selection of fronts, backer panels and trims to perfectly match your home decor.
This Majestic gas fireplace from the Ruby Collection has a lovely decorative brick base and a realistic split-wood log set. Adjust your flame settings from the comfort of your couch with the IntelliFire™ touch screen remote and select the heat level that keeps you comfortable. This 30-in. model will perfectly fit your space so you can stay warm all winter long. This fireplace produces an impressive 35,000 BTUs to heat a bigger space at up to 71% efficiency. The integrated fan blows the warm air into the room, effectively heating the air more quickly, so you can enjoy a cozy evening indoors. This model's efficient and powerful capabilities have earned it a place amongst the best gas fireplaces of the year.
The Sierra Flame Palisade fireplace is a unique model with a see-through tempered glass viewing space. Enjoy the warmth and ambiance of this fireplace from two rooms with its true clean face design. This gas fireplace is equipped with the capability of running on liquid propane, and its fresh, curved front face design complements your sophisticated home décor. The contemporary black porcelain panels and black reflective glass provide a sleek element to your home décor, and the three-piece rock set are an elegant touch. Use the remote control to adjust the temperature of your flames without having to get up from the couch while you relax at home. The Palisade's realistic and large flames set the model apart, providing an atmosphere that's perfect for relaxing indoors with friends or loved ones. It produces 20,000 BTUs to heat your living space and the 100% safety shut-off feature will give you peace of mind so you can relax in style.
Are gas fireplaces a good investment?
Many home buyers look for homes with a gas fireplace, and yours will add significant value to property. Your fireplace will also help to heat the room on-demand, helping to lower your heating bill.
What is the lifespan of a gas fireplace?
On average, a gas fireplace will last between 15 and 25 years before it needs to be replaced. To ensure that your fireplace lasts for decades, make sure you schedule regular maintenance, and have it repaired as soon as a problem arises.