Direct Vent Gas Fireplaces
Fireplaces That Offer Affordable Elegance & High Efficiency
Our direct vent gas fireplace options will be a beautiful centerpiece in your living space and a reliable heat source.
Von Tobel is pleased to offer Kozy Heat direct vent gas fireplaces. These gas fireplaces combine affordable elegance with modern functionality.
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We invite you to visit one of our four Indiana fireplace showrooms. You will be able to see a live burn of select units and get expert advice.
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Our Kozy Heat Selection
A new fireplace can elevate the coziness and charm of any room in your home.
We have several Kozy Heat direct vent gas fireplaces in stock, listed below.
Special orders are readily available. Ask a store associate for more information.
SP 34 Millivolt
Standard Screen Front, Log Set SP34MV (S-8376)
Bayport 36 Millivolt
Prairie Screen Front, Log Set with Traditional Refractory BAY36MV (S-8381)
Alpha 36S Clean Face
Arched Mission Screen Front, Herringbone Refractory, Traditional Log Set, Blower Included. ALP-36S (S-8400)
Chicago Brick with Traditional Log Set, Full Function IPI Remote, Blower Included. BHM-44 (S-8432)
Kozy Heat, based in Minnesota, has a longstanding tradition in the hearth industry. Originating as a family-owned business in 1976, their commitment to quality and innovation has remained steadfast over the years.
Proudly producing American-made products, they stand as a testament to superior craftsmanship and domestic manufacturing.
With a focus on safety, craftsmanship, and customer satisfaction, Kozy Heat stands as a trusted name for homeowners looking for both warmth and style.
What Is A Direct Vent Fireplace?
A direct vent fireplace operates by drawing fresh air from the outside and expelling the combustion exhaust back outside. This process means no indoor air is used in the process.
This system relies on a double-walled pipe:
the outer chamber brings in oxygen for combustion
the inner chamber vents out the combustion byproducts
Wood-burning fireplaces can release particles and fumes into the room. Direct vent fireplaces offer a cleaner burn, using natural gas or propane.
Vent-free fireplaces release byproducts into the room. However, a direct vent unit effectively eliminates this risk by sending all emissions outside. The result is a safer and more efficient alternative.
Benefits of Direct Vent Fireplaces
Efficient Heating for Cold Midwest Winters
During the frigid winters of the Midwest, homeowners need reliable heating sources. Direct vent gas fireplaces provide consistent and efficient warmth, often with higher energy efficiency ratings than traditional wood-burning units. Enjoy a cozy ambiance while also benefiting from cost-effective heating during the coldest months.
Improved Indoor Air Quality
Direct vent gas fireplaces eliminate the concerns of indoor pollutants commonly associated with wood-burning or vent-free units. In winter, when homes are tightly closed, it is important to have clean and safe indoor air. Direct vent units do this by bringing in clean air from outside and removing the harmful gasses.
Minimal Maintenance & Convenience
Unlike wood-burning fireplaces, which require regular cleaning of ash and creosote buildup, direct vent gas fireplaces need far less maintenance. There’s no wood to chop, stack, or store, and homeowners can easily ignite their fireplace with the push of a button.
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Visit Our Fireplace Showroom
You likely have several questions about fireplaces and which type is best for your home. The best place to begin is by visiting one of our four Indiana fireplace showrooms.
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You will be able to see multiple units with live burns and get details from our helpful team members. Walk-ins are welcome, or schedule a no-obligation fireplace consultation.