Wood fireplace insert ratings part 9 continues our reviews with a look at the Lopi, Masport, Metro, Milan, Morso, Mulberry, and Napoleon brands.
This is another brand from TRAVIS INDUSTRIES and the units are sold through dealers in North America and Australia. They offer EPA certified clean burning units in small, medium, or large heating capacities. The REVERE model has a bypass for easy startups and smoke-free reloading of the fireplace. The CAPE COD is a flush mount insert for a more modern look and feel while the FREEDOM model is available as an extended unit or as flush mounted. The guarantee on the firebox of the units is not as good as many brands.
This brand is a part of the GLEN DIMPLEX GROUP and is made and sold in New Zealand. The BANNOCKBURN I2000 is a clean burning insert for small to medium sized areas. The I3000 features an attractive curved fascia and uses triple air combustion for cleaner burning but the warranty on the units (especially the firebox) is not as good as many other brands.
This brand is made and sold in New Zealand. They offer rural models as well as clean burning units but the guarantee on the firebox is not very good when compared to other brands.
These fireplaces are made and sold in New Zealand by DALLAS METAL INDUSTRIES LTD. They offer basic fireplaces with an air wash system to keep the glass clean but the warranty on the firebox is not very good.
These units are made in Denmark and are sold through dealers worldwide. The 5660 offers a more modern look and is also available with a blower. The units use a ribbed outer firebox for better heat transfer and an advanced combustion system but the warranty on the units is not very good.
These fireplace inserts are made in Ireland and sold throughout Europe. The Stoker is made of cast iron and has a traditional look and feel to it. Their website is not much help and does not have a stated guarantee for their products.
This brand is available through dealers in North America. The EPI3 units are available in either traditional or contemporary styles. They are clean burning and feature durable stainless steel secondary burn tubes. The warranty on the units is not as good as many brands.
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