Wood fireplace ratings part 5 continues our expert and unbiased reviews with a look at the Focgrup, Fogo Montanha, Fonte Flamme, Fuego Flame, Haas & Sohn, Heatcharm, Heatilator, Henley, Hergom, and Hoxter brands.
These fireplaces are available in a variety of models but their website is not much help. The guarantee on most parts is good but the warranty on the firebox is not when compared to other brands.
FOGO MONTANHA fogo-montanha.com 1*
These fireplaces are made in Portugal and offer large unobstructed views of the fire. They are available in a large variety of models but their website is not much help and does not have a stated guarantee for their products.
FONTE FLAMME- fonte-flamme.com --1*
These fireplaces are made in France and feature large windows for viewing the fire. Their website is not much help and the warranty on the units is not very good.
These units are from FLINT CLIFFS MANUFACTURING and are sold through dealers in the USA. They feature dual fuel units that can burn gas as well as wood and are designed to circulate the air in the room by natural circulation instead of a blower. This is good in case of a power outage. They offer an optional outside air kit to conserve energy by getting the combustion air from outside the home. They offer zero clearance units as well as see-through units to allow views of the fire from two different rooms. The warranty on the units is not as good as many other brands.
HAAS & SOHN---haassohn.com----------1*
These wood fireplaces are made in Austria and are sold in Europe. They offer a wide selection of units that use outside air for combustion which allows for better overall building efficiency. The warranty on the units is not very good.
This brand is made and sold in Australia by SHAMIC SHEETMETAL PTY LTD. The units feature large self-cleaning glass for good views of the fire but the guarantee is not as good as many other brands.
These units are from HEARTH & HOME TECHNOLOGIES. The brand offers a wide selection of models in both traditional and contemporary styling. Multi-sided viewing models are also available. The units are sold through dealers and are backed by a very good warranty.
These fireplaces are made in Ireland and sold also in the U.K. They are clean burning but the warranty on the firebox is not as good as many other brands.
The COMPACT range offers clean burning units with large windows. They have a fan to spread the heat but the manufacturer's website is very little help and does not have a stated warranty policy.
This brand offers basic wood fireplaces. Their website is not much help and does not have a stated guarantee for their products.
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