Fireplaces

Gas Fireplaces: Pros and Cons

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When it comes to a stove or fireplace, there are many options to consider. Whilst gas fireplaces are cleaner, they can give a bit of an artificial feel. Gas fireplaces have changed a lot since their introduction in the 1960’s, so to help you decide if they are right for you, here are a few pros and cons. Pros • Low running cost- using gas to heat your home is relatively cheap, cheaper than using electricity, and is less of a hassle than buying/storing logs. • Good source of heat- gas fires can proved up to 6kW of heat output, about three times as much as electric fires. • Efficiency- gas can be up to 90 percent efficient, depending on model. • No need for a Chimney- you can get […]