Central Fireplace

Midwest manufacturer takes gas hearth products to new levels

Central Fireplace, a division of Central Boiler, crafts a line of gas fireplaces, freestanding gas stoves, gas inserts and mantels. All of their stoves, fireplaces and inserts are either direct vent or direct positive vent.

Some or all of Central's gas stoves, gas fireplaces and fireplace inserts include its own technological advancements, including the following:

  • 'Any Direction' venting – certain models can be vented in any direction, including downward
  • 'Smart Valve' ignition control – eliminates the need for a standing pilot; allows for safe ignition
  • 'Comfort-tech' remote control – a child proof remote, can be operated anywhere in the home
  • ' Heat Port ' ducting – may transfer up to 60 % of fireplace's heat output elsewhere in the home, including the basement

The CF-42 freestanding gas stove and the CF-3036 direct vent gas fireplace are two of Central Fireplace's technologically advanced and versatile products. Both utilize patented power vent technology allowing heat for multiple rooms, unlimited installation flexibility and better efficiency. The CF-42 is available in either a fireplace or free-standing model. An overview of these two hearth products follows, with a snapshot of their included standard and optional features.

CF-3036 Direct Positive Vent Gas Fireplace

CF-3036 Standard Features

  • Pilotless Automatic Ignition
  • 9,500 BTUs on Lowest Setting
  • Direct Vent
  • Smart Valve™ Control
  • 5-Piece Ceramic Log Set with Embers
  • Positive Venting, Fan-forced exhaust
  • Approved for Use in Manufactured Homes

Optional Features

  • Gold Finishing Trim
  • 24 V Wall Thermostat
  • Comfort-tech™ Thermostatic Remote Control
  • Heat Ducting Kit - Transfers Heat to Another Room
  • Louvered, braided and arched fascia styles

CF-42 Rear Direct Power Vented Gas Freestanding Stove

Standard Features

  • Adjustable BTU range
  • Built in heat port for heat transfer
  • True Flame Burner Technology
  • Back flame shut off
  • 180 Degree viewing area
  • Approved for use in manufactured dwellings

Optional Features

  • 185 CFM Blower Fan
  • 24 Karat Gold or Brushed Nickel Base Trim
  • 24 Volt wall thermostats
  • Comfort-tech™ Thermostatic Remote Control

Central Fireplace's hand-crafted mantels are a good complement to their line of inserts and fireplaces. The three designs are Venice , Bordeaux and St. Andrew's. They are made of oak, cherry, birch or maple and finished naturally or with Fruitwood or Cherry. It can also be made unfinished, so you can create your own look. Central Fireplace's products are available through authorized dealers in the U.S.

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