Wood is the messiest of fireplace or stove fuel types. Propane gas fireplaces with decorative burner media eliminate ash clean up, but you still have some soot or carbon deposited from the gas being burned. Natural gas fireplaces are the cleanest and are virtually zero maintenance.

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Emily Lozano

A Starfire Direct employee since 2016, Emily supervises the team responsible for the products on the website. When not working, she enjoys mountain biking and spending time curled up with a good book.