Looking to Buy

Looking to Buy

When choosing a fireplace to suit your home and your needs, there are several factors to consider.  Questions such as how and when you plan to use your fireplace will ensure you find the right model for your home.  We’ve assembled some tools and information to assist you with your selection.

FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions

Have questions about gas fireplaces? Visit our FAQ section and learn from our most frequently asked questions. 

Fireplace Efficiency

Fireplace Efficiency

In addition to being a beautiful addition to your home, a gas fireplace can also be a source of warmth.  When looking for a supplementary source of heating in your home, look for a model that has a higher Fireplace Efficiency (FE) and bears the EnerChoice label.    

Models

Models

All gas fireplaces sold in Canada are required to be listed with Natural Resources Canada (NRCan).  These listings include details about each model, relevant when choosing the right model for you; including efficiency and ignition type.

Enerchoice Supported By

Many gas fireplace manufacturers produce units that meet the EnerChoice rating. However the manufacturers listed here have shown a commitment to the EnerGuide program that allows us to expand our outreach regarding fireplace efficiency, and assisting consumers with their selection process.

Jotul

About Enerchoice

The EnerChoice trademark was developed to assist consumers in identifying which fireplaces are most suitable for supplemental heating solutions.  Every fireplace shipped in Canada is tested for efficiency and will have an EnerGuide rating which is also known as Fireplace Efficiency (FE).  The EnerChoice designation is only granted to models that meet the defined efficiency thresholds. Learn More about EnerChoice …