Ventless Gas Fireplace Options for Unvented Fire Design

Ventless gas fireplace options.

Pictureventless gas log fireplace charred oak
ventless gas log fireplace charred oak

As we get into the cooler months it is time to enjoy the weather, warm clothes and get the fireplace ready.  A fireplace is not just a heater, the fireplace makes the room and adds decor to the home.  A gas fireplace that is as simple to use as an electronic thermostat brings character to the home and beauty to heating.

Vented and ventless gas logs are a good alternative.  When it's sure heat you're looking for with a great design ventless gas log fireplaces are easy to install, less expensive that wood burning fires and vented gas fires and have a lot of options for style and beauty.

Vented gas logs need a chimney to work well and have the same venting and cleaning difficulties as a wood burning fire.  Ventless gas logs on the other hand can heat a home with a fantastic ability to carry throughout the home and have less problems than gas logs or wood burning fires.

Ventless fireplaces can also be found in the marketplace under alternative terms such as vent-free heater or vent-free fireplace.  Nearly every last ounce of heat is kept in the home when using gas logs in a vent free fireplace.  Since the flue is closed the heat has no way of escaping the building keeping a nice, toasty temperature to please everyone.

The ventless gas fireplace does not produce much pollution and can use less gas than a vented log set.  Part of the safety features of any unvented gas fireplace is the ability to burn all the fuel that comes through the ventless fireplace burner.  Another safety feature is the oxygen depletion system with carbon monoxide detector to alleviate any harmful outcome and is included in any ventless gas fireplace.  A thermocouple is used to gauge heat and the millivolt charge created in the thermocouple holds the gas valve open.  This means if the flames go out due to some unplanned reason the gas valve stops all gas flow within seconds.

When trying to find the perfect ventless fireplace a good variety may be found in the marketplace.  The charred frontier oak is a favorite with some since it looks more realistic than other models.  Warranties are available for logs, burner systems and pilot kits.   

Ventless gas fireplaces used to be a product that homeowners settled for when the expense of building a vented gas fireplace was prohibitive.  Today modern fireplace technology has made vent free gas log fireplaces stylish and beautiful on their own merits.  Ventless gas fireplace designs are available to mimic wood burning fireplaces with surprising realism. 

Contemporary designs are available for the modern home that does not wish to pretend the fireplace is wood burning and fire effects are accentuated with fireballs, fire shapes and highly reflective fire glass.

The jump from a wood burning fireplace to a vented gas log fireplace is usually due to the realism of gas logs and the simplicity of controlling gas log fireplaces.  No one enjoys building a fire in a fire place and pushing a button or flipping a switch is very convenient. Gas logs look perfect every time whether burning or just viewable inside a fireplace hearth mantle.

No matter what lifestyle may be followed, there is a design and color perfect for you own particular needs.  For a beautiful addition to the home or office, try out the numerous ventless gas logs available.


ventless gas fireplace with highly reflective colored glass fire.
ventless gas fireplace with highly reflective colored glass fire.

Super Sassafras ventless gas fireplace

ventless gas log fireplace super sassafras
ventless super sassafras gas log fireplace
Super Sassafras unvented gas log fireplace is one of the most popular ventless gas fireplaces we sell that uses a log design.  Many homeowners who decide to buy a ventless gas fireplace will choose hand-painted logs because they make the fireplace look like a real wood-burning fireplace.
Here in South Florida many of our neighbors have emigrated here from northern climates are they are accustomed to having a fireplace for the winter months and cannot envision a holiday season without a fireplace burning.
For these customers a log set is the perfect solution.  Ventless gas fireplace logs are less expensive to install and do not have a lot of building necessary because there is no chimney or vent required.  A fireplace can be purchased and installed in a day with beautiful realistic results.

Ventless gas fireplace fire balls.

ventless gas fireplace cannon ball fire ball fire
ventless gas fireplace with fire balls like cannon ball fires
Vent-free gas fireplaces do not have to have ceramic logs, hand painted to mimic the appearance of a wood burning fireplace.  Fireplaces with fire balls are very popular and are a very attractive alternative to  rustic wood burning fires.
Fire balls look like old fashioned cannon balls and are available in many colors and sizes.  Ventless gas fireplace burners are available in stainless steel or black and are available with any type of gas valve for convenient control.

Fire shape ventless gas fireplace.

ventless gas fireplace with fire shapes
ventless gas fireplace with fire shapes in red and black.
Ventless gas fireplace on unvented stainless steel burner with red and black fire shapes.  Although many homeowners who install  a gas fireplace will want the fireplace to have hand-painted ceramic logs to look like a wood burning fire there are other options available.  Geometric fire shapes are pyramids, cylinders, fireballs, and cones in many colors and sizes that take the place of ceramic logs.  Flames burn and like through the shapes making a completely different fireplace design that is attractive in a modern home with a contemporary decor.

Fire glass unvented gas fireplace.

ventless gas fireplace with crushed blue glass highly reflective

The new fireplace designs that do not use ceramic logs and do not try to mimic the appearance of wood burning fireplaces can also burn with highly reflective crushed fire glass.  Crushed fire glass is available in many colors and sizes and ventless gas fireplace burners are made to keep the glass and flames mostly separate to minimize carbon output.  Ventless gas fireplace burners are available in stainless steel or black and the control valves can be manual, remote controlled, variable flame remote, on a timer, wall switch or thermostatic controls that turn off and on depending on the temperature in the room.

Copper colored fire glass

ventless gas glass fire fireplace with copper glass
ventless gas glass fire fireplace with copper glass
Fire glass is available in vented and unvented fireplaces and fire glass is available in quarter-inch or half-inch sizes.  This is copper which is one of the more popular colors and is also becoming popular with barbecues.

Aged Oak ventless gas fireplace.

aged oak ventless gas fireplace log
aged oak ventless gas fireplace log
The slope-glaze burner is useful for vented fireplaces and for unvented fireplaces and has a manual control valve, on/off remote control or a variable remote to adjust flame height with a transmitter and receiver.  Small quarter inch lava rocks is poured below the ceramic logs on the unvented burner to distribute flames in a natural pattern.

Ponderosa ventless gas fireplace.

The Ponderosa ventless gas log fireplace has thirteen logs on the unvented burner.  The added logs allow a greater degree of depth in the design of the flame patterns.

ventless gas fireplace designs have evolved to amazing and beautiful options for decorating any home with realistic logs, fire glass, balls, shapes, rocks and more.