Learn more about how to select a log set for your home's fireplace.
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|BENEFITS||A set of logs may be the most convenient way to have flames at your fingertips.|
|INSTALLATION|| Log sets provide dramatic realism from the ceramic logs. Log sets can be inserted into an existing fireplace, though modifications may be necessary.
Vent-free gas log sets require no chimney or fire modification.
|FUEL USE/TYPE||Log sets use natural gas, propane or run on electricity.|
Includes estimated price of average product and installation (in US $)
| Typical cost of vent-free gas log sets: $400-$1,000.
|Typical cost of electric log sets: $100-$300.|
Effiency is measured differently for different fuel types
|Vent-free gas stoves are 92 - 99% efficient.|
|Electric inserts are up to 99% efficient..
* Accessories such as remote controls and gas line work may add to the estimated cost.