Are you looking for ways to make your home more comfortable and cozy? Consider installing a fireplace in your home. Almost nothing compares to the comfort and joy that comes with the warmth of a hot, glowing fire. While pellet, coal, and wood stoves are all viable options, a gas fireplace offers an array of advantages over other options. Here are just a few of the benefits gas stoves have to offer.
Instant heat access
Wood-burning stoves take a substantial amount of time to start producing heat, especially on particularly cold days or the quality and condition of the wood. Gas stoves, on the other hand, are connected to a constant heat supply which allows them to quickly and easily generate heat.
No more chopping and hauling
Hang up your ax and give your back a rest. With a gas stove, you’ll no longer have to worry about chopping and hauling wood or buying tons of coal or pellets. A simple flick of a switch is all that’s needed to spark a flame.
Gas fireplaces can be game changers when it comes to helping you save money on utilities. In fact, homeowners who use gas stoves save an average of 25% on their energy bills.
Because gas stoves don’t actually burn any physical fuel like pellets or wood, you don’t have to worry about a stray spark catching your home on fire or ashes that get all over your belongings. They also don’t produce potentially harmful fumes or particles into the air in your home.
Along with being affordable and easy to install, gas stoves require little maintenance or upkeep. The lack of a chimney means you won’t have to bother with regular, professional cleanings.
Lastly, gas stoves typically have built-in blowers which help the warm air to circulate throughout your home rather than remain stagnant in the vicinity of the fireplace.
If you’re interested in upgrading your current fireplace or want to install a gas stove in your home, check out Aqua Rec’s expansive inventory of unique stove designs. Contact us today for professional help selecting a fireplace that’s both stylish and effective.