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    Empire Small Innsbrook Vent-Free Gas Fireplace Insert with Built- In Thermostat

    List Price: $1,549.99
    Sale Price: $1,260.90
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    The decorative surround is required to conceal the space between the outer edges of the insert and the inner edges of the fireplace opening.
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      • Color: Matte Black
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      • Rich black finish
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      • Traditional cast iron surround for Small Innsbrook fireplaces
      • Rich black finish
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    • Product Features
      • Decorative surround for fireplaces and fireplace inserts
      • Elegant three-sided 6 x 6 black frame
      • Clear glass panel
      • Includes louvers
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      • Decorative front for fireplaces and fireplace inserts
      • Constructed with strong tempered glass
      • Striking black border
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      • Elegant four-sided black metal frame
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    Product Details
    Manufacturer: Empire
    Part Numbers: VFP20IN23LN, VFP20IN23LP
    eFireplaceStore Item Number: CUI-VFP20IN23L
    UPCs: 720968983565, 720968983572


    • Simple, classic style
    • Can be installed as a zero-clearance fireplace or as an insert in an existing fireplace
    • Realistic hand-painted ceramic fiber logs
    • 99% efficient Slope Glaze Burner produces up to 20,000 BTUs
    • Ultra-quiet variable speed blower
    • Can operate without electricity
    • Built-in thermostat provides precise temperature control
    • Oxygen Depletion Sensor automatically shuts off burner if oxygen levels become too low
    • Included banded brick liner gives your firebox a traditional masonry look
    • Available with a choice of three decorative surrounds: Traditional cast iron, Contemporary Steel with 6 inch wide top panel and 3 inch wide side panels, and Contemporary Steel with 6 inch wide top panel and 6 inch wide side panels
    • 5-year limited warranty
    • Actual Dimensions: 26 3/8" W x 19 3/4" H x 14 1/2" D
    • Minimum Fireplace Opening: 26 3/4" W x 18 1/2" H x 12 3/4" D
    • Surround Dimensions:
      • 6 x 3 Contemporary Steel: 34" W x 25 5/8" H x 1 1/2" D
      • 6 x 6 Contemporary Steel: 40" W x 25 5/8" H x 1 1/2" D
      • Traditional Cast Iron: 39 7/8" W x 26 7/8" H x 2 1/4" D
    * Please Note: This item is a vent free appliance and installation of it may be prohibited in your jurisdiction. Customers are responsible for checking local codes and regulations prior to purchase.

    *Also Note: This Model Cannot Be Used With An Optional Remote Control Or Wall Switch/Wall Mount Thermostat. A Rotary Knob Is Located On The Unit To Control The Temperature Setting.

    All you need to in order to pick out this Small Innsbrook Vent-Free Gas Fireplace Insert is a desire to get the absolute best heating appliance you can get for your money. Here are a few features this classically-styled insert can bring to your home that other inserts can't match.

    First of all, this versatile unit can be installed as a zero-clearance fireplace or as an insert in your existing fireplace. The realistic hand-painted ceramic fiber logs create a great look in the hearth while the extremely efficient Slope Glaze burner cranks out up to 20,000 BTU's. You'll get the included ultra-quiet, variable speed blower, a built-in thermostat for precise temperature control, and a brick liner that provides a traditional masonry appearance.

    Besides the bells and whistles, though, this insert also comes with an Oxygen Depletion Sensor to prevent accidents during operation and a 5-year limited warranty for long-term peace of mind. Whatever your needs or expectations may be, the Innsbrook can tackle them all.

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    11 Questions & 10 Answers
    from High Point, NC asked:
    November 12, 2016
    We have an opening that is 47" wide at the front, 43" in the center and 37" at the back with a depth of 23" and height of 29". We are looking for a ventless propane insert with logs.

    from Philadelphia, PA asked:
    September 10, 2014
    My fireplace opening is 29-1/4 H x 29" W x 16" D. Will this insert as well as the 6 x 3 frame fit? Also, do you know if this item will pass City codes?
    1 Answers
    Yes, your fireplace fits the minimum requirements needed to install this insert. As for city codes, you will want to contact your local code enforcement to verify that you are meeting area standards.
    Brennan W.
    on September 10, 2014

    from Paris, TN asked:
    August 1, 2014
    I am looking to build an entertainment center and would like to include a small gas fireplace under the TV section. Do you have a ventless unit that would work for such an application?
    1 Answers
    We do have some small models of vent free fireplaces that can be built into an enclosure or entertainment center. One such model that is popular for this purpose is the Empire Vail Vent-Free Natural Gas Fireplace - 24". This unit has a built in modulating thermostat and can be jetted for a 10k or 20k BTU output.
    on August 1, 2014

    from Monroe Twp, PA asked:
    May 20, 2014
    The fireplace in our home I believe is an unusual size. It was in our home when we bought it. I am trying to find a fireplace insert that will hold gas logs with a blower system. The measurements of the opening of the fireplace are as follows. 20" high maximum x 32" wide max x 14" deep. Is there any such size available?
    1 Answers
    The small Innsbrook insert that you are viewing now will actually work quite well for your application. This unit features a realistic ceramic log assembly and a circulating blower. The standard 6 x 3 surround will do well to conceal the small amount of extra space you will have between the edges of the insert and your fireplace opening.
    on May 20, 2014

    from Consecon, Ontario asked:
    December 17, 2013
    I have an electric fireplace. Is it possible to convert to natural gas?
    1 Answers
    Electric fireplace manufacturers produce their inserts and mantels specifically for use with one another. Because of this, the extra clearances needed to fit a gas fireplace are simply not there.
    Collin C. - NFI Master Hearth Professional
    on December 17, 2013

    from RI asked:
    August 18, 2013
    Can this be installed on a slab home?
    1 Answers
    The type of foundation for this particular insert to be used will not be an issue. The insert must be installed into a properly built masonry fireplace or a manufactured fireplace that has been approved to use a manufactured insert. As long as you have one of the two and the sizing meets the minimum requirements for this insert, the installation can proceed.
    Collin C. - NFI Master Hearth Professional
    on August 19, 2013

    from Rockport, IN asked:
    December 2, 2012
    Can I get a remote?
    1 Answers
    No, this particular model does not allow for a remote control. However, the Small Innsbrook Vent-Free Gas Fireplace Insert with Millivolt Controls is the same model with the ability to add a remote. There are a few different options for remotes for that insert, each of which are listed in the "Accessories" tab on that page.
    Tyler M. - Fireplace Specialist
    on December 3, 2012

    from Amanda, Ohio asked:
    November 29, 2012
    I have an existing mantel and and want to replace the existing insert.The existing insert has a flange that butts up against the opening. Would your product do the same?
    1 Answers
    Indeed, any of the three listed surrounds will serve to bridge the gap from the body of the insert to the face of your fireplace.
    Kevin E. - Fireplace Specialist
    on November 29, 2012

    from Buffalo, NY asked:
    October 30, 2012
    I have an existing fireplace opening, width 26" x height 20" x depth 12". Do you have any ventless gas inserts to fit this?
    1 Answers
    Unfortunately, none of our full-bodied vent-free inserts will fit, as the smallest ones we sell (like this Innsbrook) require just a bit more than the 12" depth you have. You may want to consider a 16"/18" ventless gas log set instead. Please see our selection of ventless gas logs.
    Tyler M. - Fireplace Specialist
    on October 30, 2012

    from Portland, OR asked:
    October 1, 2012
    Does this unit come with a glass front? Where do the exhaust fumes go?
    1 Answers
    No, the front frame assembly on this insert is a mesh screen, not a glass front. This is due to the vent-free nature of the insert: it needs room air for combustion and exhausts back into the room.
    Tyler M. - Fireplace Specialist
    on October 1, 2012

    from New York asked:
    August 2, 2012
    Is there any special venting this unit requires? Is there state laws regarding installation and venting. I have a fireplace opening.
    1 Answers
    Vent free inserts, such as this product, do not require any venting to be installed. They are self contained units with no provision for a chimney and are designed to be easily retrofitted into a fireplace opening of appropriate size. I do recommend consulting with local code enforcement to see if vent free appliances are acceptable for use in your area. Some states and cities do not allow these types of appliances.
    Collin C. - NFI Master Hearth Professional
    on August 2, 2012

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    By Rickie from arkansas on January 22, 2015
    I would recommend this item to a friend.
    It is amazing, puts out so much heat and looks fantastic
    I bought model VFP281N73LP-1 which they had to order as they do not stock it. I ordered the cast iron surround which looks amazing. I ordered the programmable remote which I love. This stove has two settings on pilot, Intermittent or continual. I leave mine on intermittent which means the pilot only burns when needed to light fire and not all the time just wasting gas. The remote can be set for temperature which is really nice. Just set it, turn on and forget.
    Proslooks, functionality, price, intermittent pilot option

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