Outdoor gas fireplace insert are not only easy to use, they are extremely efficient compared to the older, wood burning fireplaces. They use less energy, produce more heat and save heat loss through better insulation. If you have any experience with wood burning fireplaces. And you might have noticed that the current of air drags all the heat from the room that cold air rushes to fill the space. With gas fireplace fillers, the loss of hot air can be avoided and it can be installed directly on your regular masonry or prefabricated factory unit.
Ideas for choose outdoor fireplace insert, measure your chimney opening. And then measure the area of the room where the chimney will be installed. And then since different inserts are used for different room sizes. Visit a store or website that sells fillings for the gas fireplace. Ask the store manager or search the efficiency index website.
Determine if you want direct ventilation or evacuate the free insertion. The difference is that the direct ventilation inserts can be mounted directly on the wall with a ventilation system built through the outside. On the other hand, ventilation free inserts use the air inside the room for combustion. Then choose the options you would like to have with your insertion. They can come with remote control options or a thermostat.