Technologies

Heating Technologies & Industry Specific Terms

Below lists some common technologies and terms that are used in the fireplace, insert and stove industry. If you need further explanation on any of these technologies, please contact us and we will be happy to assist you.

ADVANCED ENERGY (AE) TECHNOLOGY
Quadra-Fire Advanced Energy (AE) technology is a combination of efficient engineering and easy operation.

AUTOMATIC COMBUSTION CONTROL (ACC)
Automatic Combustion Control (ACC) is an advanced heat-management system from Quadra-Fire that maintains precision airflow for longer, cleaner and more efficient burns.

DIRECT VENT TECHNOLOGY
With Direct Vent Technology, your fireplace can use outside air for combustion, expelling 100% of the combustion exhaust and by-products.

FIREBRICK TECHNOLOGY
Direct vent FireBrick gas fireplaces and inserts provide the warmth and glow of a real wood burning fire without any of the inconvenience.

FIREDOME TECHNOLOGY
FireDome technology maximizes wood-heating efficiency and keeps the viewing area clean by directing airflow between the glass and fire.

INTELLIFIRE™ IGNITION SYSTEM
IntelliFire features intermittent-pilot Ignition (IPI) allowing you to conserve fuel and money when the fireplace is not in use.

PELLET PRO SYSTEM
The patented Pellet Pro System makes it possible to burn any grade of pellet fuel for maximum heat and efficiency.

QUADRA-FIRE® FOUR-POINT BURN SYSTEM
Quadra-Fire wood stoves, inserts and fireplaces are famous for the patented “four-point” Quad Burn combustion system.

WOOD STOVE TECHNOLOGY
Our wood stoves utilize the latest in engineering breakthroughs to maximize performance and efficiency.

POWER VENTING TECHNOLOGY
Power venting technology makes it possible to install a gas fireplace virtually anywhere.

POWERFLOW TECHNOLOGY
PowerFlow redirects the flow of heat, sending the warmth where you want it.

ZONE HEATING
This climate control technology provides homeowners with the option to redirect heat output to specific areas of the home, improving heating efficiency.