Heating home by hot water is not invented in modern times, the Romans used this exquisite system 2000 years ago, and today’s advanced technological solutions provide the full comfort of this heating mode with a variety of energy sources. One of the optimal solutions is heating with a fireplace, which is besides the functionality, achieved the pleasure of a beautiful flaming scene as the heart of the home. The increasing number of inquiries from our customers about inserts for central heating proves that wood is all interesting as a favorable ecological energy in combination with central hot water heating, so we have chosen from the wide range of our inserts of this type to list the most interesting models of European brands: La Nordica Extraflame, Seguin and Bef Home. Download our new PDF brochure with a selection of fireplaces and see the prices and terms of payment in the relevant price list.
The high technology of modern wood burners ensures efficient combustion of wood, with a simple and modern design for an impressive impression in the interior. The central heating fireplaces contain an insert with boiler for heating water. The temperature that develops in the combustion chamber is transferred by the circulation of water through the pipes of a new or existing central heating system to the radiators placed in the living areas. In this way, it is possible to heat up the entire space of your home. The selected insert can be installed in the fireplace of the desired design and ajust with material of your interior of your home. In this way, the functionality is fully aligned with aesthetics, so the fireplace becomes the central visual point of your space.
The installation of a insert for central heating, the corresponding connections to the system, commissioning and checking of proper operation according to the rules of the profession must be carried out by an authorized specialist, respecting the national, regional and local norms. This is the only way you can make a warranty on a purchased insert so do not leave the boiler installation to unprofessionals. To have your heating system with a fireplace as a starting point, funcional well you have to respect some conditions:
The type of thermoproducts should be selected carefully, taking into account specific individual needs, maximum thermal power of the firing booth and mounting position. It is important to determine the total volume of heating space, thermal insulation of the building, sun exposure and climatic zone, to choose the optimal installation product for your home. Particular attention should be paid to room warming priorities. Each firebox has a specified amount of heat that flows into the space where the firebox is located, as well as the heat accumulated heat that is transmitted through the water to other rooms. If it is more important for you to warm up the central room where the fireplace is located, then you need a firebox that gives more heat to the space, so pay attention to the choice of a firebox. Regarding the required power to warm up a certain volume of space, according to our partner Nordica Extraflame, you can keep this information:
|Nominal power||Space volumen|
|5 – 8 kW||150-200m3|
|8 – 12 kW||200 – 300m3|
|12 – 20 kW||300 – 500 m3|
In our offer, there are excellent fireboxes for the central heating of the Italian manufacturer La Nordica ExtraFlame. The Termocamino line is made of cast iron with a lifting door and a large boiler of cast iron in one piece. The elegant line Crystal in the interior of the firebox is decorated with Nordker material. Advanced combustion models have a thermal safety device for temperature drop – D.S.A, so this type of firebox should be selected if you plan to install the device in a closed expansion tank system.
Cast iron insert by french producer Seguin with 8 to 12 mm thicknesses are characterized by high reliability, efficiency and strength.
The water circulation system is located inside the firebox and heated by the passing of hot gases. The cooling coil allows safty for water overheating in the water circulation system. In addition to a 3-year warranty for a steel hydro system, Seguin’s firebox quality is supported by a 10-year warranty for all cast iron elements!
The advantage of the combustion chamber from the Czech manufacturer Bef Home is easy maintenance and easy control of the regulating element or automatic heating system. By removing the combustion process from boiling water in the boiler, high combustion purity, efficiency, and impressive glare are achieved. The well-chosen modern format of firebox with large-size glass allows up to 0.5 m long blades to be used. Almost 70% of power goes to a heater. Cast iron firebox is covered with a massive chamotte for better accumulation of heat.