World's Best Wood Fireplace:

Our selection for the world's best wood fireplace is from PACIFIC ENERGY. This brand is made in Canada and features non-catalytic clean burning fireplaces. They have a variable speed blower and offer an optional duct system. They are backed by a very good warranty.

Other Wood Fireplace Brand Ratings

BRAND----------WEBSITE----------RATING

ABX--------------abx.cz-------------1*

These fireplaces are made in the Czech Republic and are sold in Europe. They offer a variety of models featuring large windows for viewing the fire but the warranty on the firebox is not very good when compared to other brands.

ACUCRAFT----acucraft.com---------2*

This brand offers a variety of models including standard, double sided, and custom fireplaces. The UNITY series offers units with large unobstructed views of the fire. They use outdoor air for combustion which saves energy and have a variable speed fan to circulate the heat in the room. They are backed by a decent warranty.

ADF------------adf.pt-------------------1*

This brand is made in Portugal. The N range offers standard units while the NM range features units with panoramic views of the fire. They also offer double-sided units but their website is not much help and does not have a stated guarantee for their products.

ADURO--------adurofire.com-----------1*

The 5-1 models feature large glass doors for viewing the fire. They are clean burning and are sold in Europe but the warranty on the firebox is not as good as other brands.

AN-TRAX IT----antrax.it-----------------1*

This brand is made in Italy and offers wall-hung units with a very modern look and feel to the them. Their website is not much help and does not have a stated guarantee for their products.

ARKIANE-------arkiane.fr---------------1*

These fireplaces have an ultra-modern look and feel to them. They are made in France and are almost more artwork than heating appliance. They are available for purchase in Europe but their website is not much help and does not have a stated warranty policy.

ARROW----shamicheating.com----------1*

This brand is made and sold in Australia by SHAMIC SHEETMETAL PTY LTD. They offer two sizes of fireplaces that are clean burning and have a three speed fan to circulate the heat throughout the room. The guarantee (especially on the firebox) is not as good as many other brands.

ASTRIA------astria.us.com---------------1*

This brand is from INNOVATIVE HEARTH PRODUCTS which was formed with the merger of LENNOX HEARTH PRODUCTS and FMI. They offer a wide selection of models but the warranty on the firebox is not very good when compared to other brands. The PLANTATION model is a huge fireplace with the Rumsford design for maximum radiant heat output. The units feature herringbone patterned firebrick for a traditional look and feel.

ATRA-----------atra.fr---------------1* 

This brand is a part of JOTUL GROUP and the fireplaces are made and sold in France. They offer a wide selection of models and feature large windows for viewing the fire but the warranty on the firebox is not as good as other brands.

AXIS---- cheminees-axis.com --------1*

These fireplaces are available in a wide selection of models. The brand is a part of SEGUIN DUTERIEZ GROUP. Their website is not much help and does not have a stated warranty policy.

BARBAS-----interfocos.com-----------1*

This brand is a part of INTERFOCOS and they are sold in Europe. They offer a wide selection of models but their guarantee is not very good when compared to other brands.

BODART & GONAY---bgfires.com  ------1*

These fireplaces are made in Belgium and are available in a wide variety of models. The PHENIX range offers "green" models that feature enhanced combustion and therefore produce less CO emissions. The units have a vertical retractable door to allow for an open fire but the guarantee on the units, especially on the firebox, is not as good as some of the other brands.

BRONPI-------bronpi.com--------------1*

These fireplaces are made in Spain and are available in a variety of models. They feature large windows and an air wash system for good views of the fire but the warranty on the firebox is not very good.

BRUNNER------brunner.de--------------1*

This brand offers a wide selection of cast iron units that are made in Germany. They are available in Europe but the guarantee is not as good as many other brands.

BUDERUS------buderus.de--------------1*

This brand is a part of BOSCH THERMO GmBH and offers a wide variety of models. The THERMO PLUS units are cast iron and feature dual combustion for environmentally clean burning. The KA 146 model features a rounded front for a larger viewing window of the fire while the KA 306 features a bay window. The manufacturer's website is not much help and does not have a stated warranty policy.

CAMELOT----camelotrealfires.co.uk----1*

These units are made and sold in the U.K. They offer open fires but their website is not  much help and does not have a stated guarantee for their products.

CAMINETTI MONTEGRAPPA-caminettimontegrappa.it-1*

These fireplaces are made in Italy and are sold throughout Europe. They offer a limited variety of fireplaces and their website is not much help.

CANALI DESIGN--canalidesign.it--------1* 

This brand offers only one size of unit but it can be connected to the home's central heating system. They are made in Italy and are sold throughout Europe but the warranty on the firebox is not very good.

CARINCI--termocaminicarinci.it---------1*

This brand is made in Italy and the units are connected to the home's central heating system. Their website is not much help and does not have a stated guarantee for their products.

CHAZELLES----chazelles.com-----------1*

These fireplaces are made in France and sold throughout Europe, the Middle East, and Australia. They offer a wide selection of models in modern styles as well as with a traditional look and feel. The warranty is not as good as many other brands.

CLAM----------clam.it------------------1*

This brand is made in Italy and is sold throughout Europe. They offer a variety of styles and the units are lined with refractory material for durability. Their website is not much help and does not have a stated guarantee for their products.

CLEAN BURN  cleanburn-stoves.co.uk  -1*

This brand is from HUNTER STOVES LTD. The SONDERSKOVEN INSET fireplaces are clean burning and have traditional styling. They are available in two sizes but the guarantee on the firebox is not very good when compared to other brands.

CT PASQUALICCHIO-ctpasqualicchio.it-1*

This brand is made in Italy and offers panoramic fireplaces as well as standard units. Their website is not much help and the warranty on the units is not very good when compared to other brands.

DAL ZOTTO---dalzotto.com----------1*

These fireplaces are made and sold in Italy. They are made of cast iron and are designed for zero clearance but the warranty on the firebox is not very good.

DEVILLE------deville.fr-----------------1*

This brand is made and sold in France. They offer a wide selection of units to choose from and optional external combustion air ducts as well as optional blowers. They are zero clearance units but the warranty on the firebox is not very good.

DI LUSSO----hunterstoves.co.uk------1*

This brand is from HUNTER STOVES LTD and offers clean burning fireplaces. They are available in standard as well as portrait style units but the guarantee on the firebox is not very good when compared to other brands.

DON-BAR --- don-bar.com -----------1*

These units are custom made in Canada and are available worldwide. The 9000 series is a freestanding unit with glass on four sides. It quickly becomes the focal point of any room. The 7000 series is wall mounted and has glass on three sides. The units are backed by a very good guarantee.

ENERZONE-- enerzone-intl.com -------3* 

This brand is made in Canada by STOVE BUILDER INTERNATIONAL. The SOLUTION 2.5ZC model is an EPA certified unit that has self cleaning glass and heat activated twin blowers. It uses B vent and offers a fresh air kit as well as a forced air option. The units are sold through dealers and backed by a good warranty.

FERLUX-------ferlux.es-----------------1*

This brand is from Spain and offers basic fireplaces in cast iron or steel. Their website is not much help and does not have a stated guarantee for their products.

FIREFOX----firefox.com.au------------1*

These are open fireplaces that are made and sold in Australia. They are zero clearance units but the warranty is not as good as some of the other brands.

FIREPLACE XTRORIDINAIR-fireplacex.com--1*

These units are from TRAVIS INDUSTRIES. The ELITE series features catalytic units (which require more maintenance). The fireplaces have a traditional look to them with their arched front. The units have a variable speed blower to distribute the heat throughout the room and an air wash system to keep the glass clean for viewing the fire. The warranty on the units is not very good.

FLAME---- flame-intl.com ------------3*

This brand is made in Canada by STOVE BUILDER INTERNATIONAL. The MONACO units have a 75,000 btu/hr output which can heat many homes when attached to their optional forced air duct kits. They feature self cleaning glass and twin blowers for good air circulation. The unit uses B venting and offers an optional fresh air duct kit. The units are sold through dealers in North America.

FLAMEBOX---flamebox.pt------------1*

This brand is from Portugal. The SQUARE model is available in three sizes and has large windows for viewing the fire. The guarantee on the firebox is not very good when compared to other brands.

FOCGRUP----focgrup.com------------1*

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.

FUEGO FLAME--fuegoflame.com-------<1*

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.

HEAT CHARM----shamic.com-------------1*

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.

HEATILATOR------heatilator.com--------4*

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.

HENLEY---------henleystoves.com-------1*

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.

HERGOM---------hergom.com-------------1*

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.

HOXTER--------------hoxter.eu-----------1*

This brand offers basic wood fireplaces. Their website is not much help and does not have a stated guarantee for their products.

ISOKERN--------earthcore.co-------------1*

The GREEN TECH SOLUTION models are EPA certified clean burning units. They use catalytic combustion which requires more maintenance and their website does not have a stated guarantee for the units.

ITALIANA------italianacamini.it---------1*

This brand offers units that have a retractable door and can be connected to ducts to distribute the heat. Their website is not much help and does not have a stated warranty policy.

JC BORDELET-----bordelet.com----------1*

This brand is a part of the SEGUIN GROUP and is made in France. They offer an ultra-modern look and feel with spectacular views of the fire. The units use B vent and the warranty is not as good as many brands.

JETMASTER----jetmaster.com.au-------1* 

These fireplaces are made and sold in Australia. The brand features open units in several styles including a double-sided (peninsula) model. The warranty on the unit (especially on the firebox) is not as good as other brands.

KAL-FIRE------  kal-fire.com  -------------1*

This brand is made in the Netherlands and is sold throughout Europe. They offer a variety of models and feature a virtually invisible frame around the glass as well as an air wash system for great views of the fire. They are clean burning but the guarantee on the firebox is not very good when compared to other brands.

KASCHUTZ-------kaschuetz.at------------1*

The FIRETHERM units are available in single sided and double sided models with large windows for viewing the fire. They offer an optional electronic combustion control with outdoor combustion air for energy savings. Their website is not much help and does not have a stated guarantee for their products.

KENT---------------kent.co.nz-------------1*

These fireplaces are made and sold in New Zealand by ABER GROUP. The LOGFIRE II models have a brick-lined firebox. The warranty on the units is not as good as other brands.

KINGSTAR------kingstarfires.com-------1*

This brand is made and sold in the U.K. They offer a variety of models featuring large windows for viewing the fire but the guarantee is not very good when compared to other brands.

KOMBI-----------kombi.gr------------1*

This brand is made in Greece by THERMODYNAMIKI and is sold throughout Europe. The units can be ducted to heat other rooms and have a refractory lined burn chamber. They are available in five sizes but their website is not much help and does not have a stated guarantee for their products.

KOZY HEAT----kozyheat.com---------1*

This brand is from HUSSONG MANUFACTURING. They offer either zero clearance units or masonry models. The Z42 units are EPA certified non-catalytic units. The Z42-CD units have a more traditional look with two cast iron doors. They are available in North America but the warranty is not as good as many brands.

LACUNZA-------lacunza.net----------1*

These fireplaces are made in Spain and sold throughout Europe. The GOLD SERIES offers three sizes of fireplaces that feature large unobstructed windows for viewing the fire. They are made of durable cast iron but their website is not much help and does not have a stated guarantee for their products.

LEDA---------------leda.de--------------1*

These fireplaces are made in Germany and feature large windows for viewing the fire. Their website is not much help and does not have a stated guarantee for their products.

LINE--------------linestoves.com--------1*

This brand is made in Bulgaria and is sold in Europe. They offer basic stoves that use outdoor air for combustion. Their website is not much help and does not have a stated warranty policy.

LINEA VZ---------lineavz.it--------------1* 

These fireplaces are made and sold in Italy. They are made of concrete and clay with a durable cast iron hearth. Their website is not much help and does not have a stated guarantee for their products.

LOTUS-------lotusfires.com------------1*

This brand is from the STOVAX GROUP and is available in the U.K. and Ireland. The units are available in standard or wide (panoramic) models and feature large windows for viewing the fire. The warranty on the firebox is not very good when compared to other brands.

MASPORT----masportheating.co.nz----1*

This brand is part of the GLEN DIMPLEX GROUP and is made and sold in New Zealand. The units feature a triple air combustion system for clean burning and a multi-speed circulation fan. The warranty on the units (especially the firebox) is not as good as many brands.

MAX!----------selkirkcorp.com--------1*

These units are made in Canada and sold throughout North America. The CHARDONNAY is an EPA exempt model and can be ducted for up to three zones. The BORDEAUX is a high efficiency unit that is EPA certified for clean burning. The unit features a stainless steel log retainer and secondary air tubes for durability. The warranty on this brand is not as good as some of the others.

MCZ-----------mcz.it-----------------1*

This brand is made in Italy and sold throughout Europe as well as in the USA. The FORMA range offers closed fireplaces with a unique rise and fall door that tilts out for easy cleaning and maintenance. They offer a duct kit for the units to allow for more heat extraction from the unit and supplying it to another area of the home. The warranty on the units (especially the heat exchanger) is not very good.

METALFIRE------metalfire.eu----------1*

This brand is made in Belgium and is available throughout Europe. They offer a variety of models including either open or closed fires. Their website is not much help and does not have a stated guarantee for their products.

METRO--------metrofires.co.nz--------1*

The MEGA SMART units are clean burning but the warranty on the firebox is not very good when compared to other brands. The units are made and sold in New Zealand.

MODUS------modusfireplaces.com------1*

These fireplaces are made and sold in the U.K. They offer a wide selection of units with  contemporary styling. Their website is not much help and does not have a stated warranty policy.

MORETTI------moretticamini.it---------1*

This brand offers a variety of models and is made in Italy. Their website is not much help and the guarantee on the units is not very good.

NAPOLEON--napoleonfireplaces.com--2* 

This brand is sold through dealers in North America. The HIGH COUNTRY series units have a firebrick lined firebox and are direct vent units. They are available in four sizes and offer large unobstructed views of the fire.

NORDICA- lanordica-extraflame.com--1*

This brand is made in Italy and offers a wide variety of models to choose from. The warranty is not as good as many brands and their website is not much help.

NORDPEIS------nordpeis.eu-----------1*

This brand is available in Europe and offers a wide variety of styles to match the decor of any home. The guarantee on most parts is pretty good but the warranty on the firebox is not when it is compared to other brands.

OLIMATIK-------olimatik.com----------1*

This brand is a part of AF AZEVEDOS and is made in Portugal. The VISION RANGE offers large unobstructed views of the fire. Their website is not much help and does not have a stated guarantee for their products.

ORANIER--  oranier-heiztechnik.de  ---1*

These fireplaces are made in Germany and are sold throughout Europe. They offer a variety of clean burning units but their website is not much help and does not have a stated guarantee for the products.

OSBURN---- osburn-mfg.com ---------4*

These units are made in Canada by Stove Builders International. The STRATFORD WOOD FIREPLACE is EPA certified for clean burning and is cast iron with firebrick lining. It has a traditional look and feel to it but has a variable speed blower and an air wash system. They are backed by a good warranty.

PACIFIC-----pacificenergy.net--------5*

This brand is made in Canada and features non-catalytic clean burning fireplaces. They have a variable speed blower and offer an optional duct system. The floating firebox design reduces stress on the metal and so they are backed by a very good warranty. Their extended burn technology (EBT) automatically adjusts secondary air to allow for more efficient burning. They offer three sizes of ARCH models which provide a more traditional look as well as three sizes of more modern fireplaces. The units feature large unobstructed views of the fire.

PANADERO---panadero.com----------1*

These fireplaces are made in Spain by BAKER STOVES and are sold throughout Europe. They are zero clearance units and feature large windows for viewing the fire. The guarantee on the firebox is not very good when compared to other brands.

PLATONIC--platonicfireplaces.co.uk---1*

This brand is made and sold in the U.K. They offer a variety of models including standard, corner, and two sided fireplaces. The units are not suitable for smoke control zones and their website does not have a stated guarantee for their products.

REGENCY-- regency-fire.com ---------1*

These units are from FIREPLACE PRODUCTS INTERNATIONAL and are sold through dealers. They offer two models and feature dual-burn design and are EPA emissions standard certified. They have a thermostatically controlled blower for air circulation through the home/room. While the guarantee on the mechanical parts is outstanding, the warranty on the blowers is not very good when compared to other brands.

RENAISSANCE--renaissancefireplaces.com--1*

This brand is made in Canada by ICC CHIMNEY and sold through authorized dealers throughout North America. The RUMFORD 1000 features Skamol lining for durability and a guillotine door for great views of the fire with the door open. The RUMFORD 1000H gives you the option of ducting the heat to other rooms within 15 feet of the fireplace. The units use outdoor air for combustion which saves on energy but the warranty on the firebox is not as good as many other brands.

RSF---------  icc-rsf.com  -----------1*

These fireplaces are made in Canada by ICC CHIMNEY and are available in a wide variety of models such as bay, standard, two-sided, etc. The guarantee on the firebox and electrical parts is not as good as many other brands.

RUEGG---  ruegg-cheminee.com  -----1*

This brand is made in Switzerland and is sold throughout Europe. They offer a wide selection of models but their website is not much help and the warranty on the units is not very good.

SCHMID--------schmid.st--------------1*

These fireplaces are available in Europe in a variety of sizes. They feature large windows for viewing the fire but their website is not much help.

SEGUIN--- cheminees-seguin.com ----1*

This brand is available in Europe and Northern Africa. They offer a wide variety of units to fit any home but the warranty is not as good as many brands.

STOVAX-------stovax.com-----------1*

This brand is made in the U.K. and is sold there as well as in Ireland. They offer a variety of clean burning built-in fireplaces. They have an airwash system to keep the glass clean for better viewing of the fire. The units are available in both traditional and contemporary styles but their warranty is not very good.

STUV----------stuv.com-------------1*

These stoves are made in Belgium and are sold throughout Europe. They offer a variety of models and feature retractable doors for the open fire effect. They are basic units and the warranty on the firebox is not as good as many other brands.

SUPERIOR-superiorfireplaces.us.com--1*

This brand is from INNOVATIVE HEARTH PRODUCTS which was formed by the merger of LENNOX HEARTH PRODUCTS and FMI. They offer a wide selection of models in both traditional and contemporary styles. The units are clean burning and EPA phase II qualified but they use catalytic combustion. The warranty on the units is not very good when compared to other brands. 

SUPRA---------supra.fr--------------1*

These fireplaces are made in France and are sold throughout Europe as well as Asia and South America. They offer a wide selection of models but the warranty on the firebox (which is the most critical part) is not very good.

SUPREME----supremem.com----------1*

These units are made in Canada and sold throughout North America. They offer zero clearance models and see through models. The GALAXY model features a durable stainless steel firebox and a built-in BBQ grill but the warranty on the firebox is not as good as other brands.

 TERMOFOC-----termofoc.com--------1*

This brand offers a wide selection of models to choose from including double-sided units. They have large windows for viewing the fire and the BLACK SERIES offers outdoor air for combustion. The guarantee on the firebox is not very good when compared to other brands.

TOWN & COUNTRY--townandcountryfireplaces.net--3*

This brand is from PACIFIC ENERGY FIREPLACE PRODUCTS. The TCW120 is a clean burning linear fireplace. It has a large view of the fire and an airwash system to keep the glass clean. The brand is backed by a good guarantee.

TRAFORART----traforart.net-----------1*

This brand is made in Spain and is available worldwide. The units have a modern look and feel to them and, in fact, are more a work of art than a heating appliance. They offer a 360 degree view of the fire but their website is not much help and does not have a stated warranty policy.

TURBO FONTE--turbofonte.com--------1*

These fireplaces are made in France and are available in a variety of models. Their website is not much help and the guarantee on the firebox is not very good when compared to other brands.

VALCOURT-----valcourtinc.com--------3*

This brand is from STOVE BUILDER INTERNATIONAL. The units are made in Canada and sold through dealers. The FP12 MUNDO units are EPA certified zero clearance units that have an extra large glass for viewing the fire. The FP5 WESTMOUNT units are a decorative see through unit that serves two rooms. The FP7 ANTOINETTE has a unique "guillotine" door system that allows the door to disappear for using the unit as an open fireplace. 

VANTAGE HEARTH--fmiproducts.com--1*

This is another brand from FMI PRODUCTS LLC which offers a wide selection of fireplaces including multi-view models. They are lined with firebrick for efficient heating but the warranty is not very good when compared to other brands.

WARMINGTON--warmington.co.nz------1*

This brand is made and sold in New Zealand. They offer basic open fireplaces but the warranty on the firebox is not very good when compared to other brands.

WILKENING--wilkeningfireplace.com--1*

The MAGNA-FYRE fireplace is a clean burning zero clearance unit. They offer an optional blower and remote duct system but the warranty on the units is not very good.

ZELETAVSKA-  zeletavska-kamina.cz  --1*

This brand is made and sold in the Czech Republic. They offer a variety of models but the guarantee on the firebox is not very good when compared to other brands.

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