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Frequently Asked Questions about Prefab Fireplaces

What is a prefab fireplace? A prefabricated fireplace goes by many names–a “prefab,” a “factory-built fireplace” or a “ZC” (Zero Clearance). Another term would be “decorative heating appliance.” These fireplace systems are manufactured in a factory, assembled at the customer’s home and installed into the wood framing of the chimney structure. This type of fireplace […]