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Direct Vent System for Gas Fireplaces

With over 36 years of research and development, Continental. Fireplaces have perfected direct vent technology to offer you a fi replace, stove or insert that easily fits into your lifestyle.

With Continental’s direct vent technology, you can design and install your fireplace in unique locations where it wasn’t possible before with traditional masonry fireplaces. Even your basement can be transformed into a warm, inviting oasis for your family and friends to enjoy.

Whether you are renovating, building or replacing an inefficient fireplace product, Continental. helps guide you in the right direction to find the product that’s right for you and your home. Continental. Fireplaces are a smart investment that will bring many years of affordable luxury to you and your family.

Direct Venting System for a Gas Fireplace
1 Framing
Zero clearance to combustible framing.

2 Heated Air
Forced convection heated room air.

3 Radiant Heat

4 Burner
Advanced burner technology produces the most realistic fl ames in the industry.

5 Heat Exchanger
Cool room air is naturally drawn into the heat exchange chamber.

6 Flue Gas Outlet

7 Combustion Air Inlet

8 Heat Exchange
Efficient heat exchange system.

9 Optional Rear Exhaust
(Selected models)

10 Sealed Combustion Chamber

11 Glass
High heat ceramic or tempered glass increases the radiant heat that is dispersed throughout the room. Save up to 30% on energy costs with radiant heat and Zone Heating.

12 Panels
MIRRO-FLAME™ Porcelain Reflective Radiant Panels further increases radiant heat. (Optional on selected models)

13 Advanced Ceramic
Burner System
(Selected models)

14 Blower
Optional air circulating variable speed blower with high temperature bearings increases efficient heating.