Wood Fireplaces Inserts Stoves Ottawa
Replacing old masonry fireplaces with high efficiency wood fireplaces, inserts or stoves can be cost savings on hydro bills specially for Ottawa home owners. Older stoves and fireplaces that were manufactured before 1990 burn inefficiently which waste firewood, pollutes the air and creates dust inside your home. Newer wood burning stoves, fireplaces or inserts can reduce smoke and dust, as well as cut heating expenses. There are many cleaner, energy saving options, ranging from gas to high-tech wood stoves certified by EPA. *Environmental Protection Agency*
Why Replace Old Wood Stoves & Fireplaces?
- Saves money, fuel, time and resources
- 50% more energy efficient.
- Uses 1/3 less wood for the same heat.
- Cuts creosote build-up in chimney’s reducing the risk of fire.
- Produces 70% less particle pollution indoors and out.
- Improved combustion efficiency reduces CO2 emissions.
Browse the models below then drop by our fireplace store, where our expert staff are on hand and delighted to assist you.
Depending on the size of your room and how important the fireplace is to serve as a heat source, you’ll want to consider the size needed when purchasing a new wood fireplace.
Got a special look you‘re hoping to achieve? Our Wood Fireplace Specialists can help guide you in the right direction. We carry a wide range of styles from contemporary to traditional and everything in between.
Depending on your needs, today’s wood fireplaces come with a wide variety of options. The most common options are either catalytic or non-catalytic. Both are highly effective in heating your home but offer differing performance options. Get in touch with one of our Wood Fireplace Specialists to learn about your different options.
After doing this for over a decade, we’ve mastered the process required to add the warm ambiance of a wood fireplace into your home. From start to finish, there are four steps:
Step One: Framing & Rough
Before you can start framing in the new fireplace, you’re going to need to do some planning to know where the venting will go and to make sure all clearances are met. We can pass this information along to your contractor or your architect if you are building a new home. Customers may need to apply for a wood burning permit through their local municipality.
Step Two: Fireplace & Venting Installation
Now it’s the exciting part! We’ll have our certified professionals install your fireplace and venting.
Step Three: W.E.T.T. Certification (Wood Energy Technology Transfer)
With the installation now complete, you can request for W.E.T.T. certified inspection, ensuring that your wood unit has been installed up to manufacturer’s specifications and building code requirements.
Step Four: Finishing, Mantle Installation & Completion
You can now enclose the fireplace area to suite your tastes. We offer a consultation and design option for those of you who are unsure about the finishes that will be suite their home décor. Call our office at 613.727.4328 to book your in home consultation today.
The search for your new wood fireplace starts at Impressive Fireplace Centre. With over a decade of experience outfitting homes for warmth and ambiance, we can guide you in the right direction and make sure the job is done right.
Our Fireplace Specialists will help you select the right size and style of wood burning fireplace or stove most suited to your style & tastes. Based on your selection, they can provide a ballpark estimate for you to evaluate your best option. As we work together, we’ll also provide a more formal estimate when you request for an in home consultation & design appointment, with accurate measurements taken by one of our Specialists in your home.
So get started today. Come visit our beautiful showroom or call us at 613.727.4328 to set up an appointment today.