Unlike boilers and furnaces, fireplace inserts and freestanding stoves often occupy public spaces of the home and might be the focal point of the room, which means they’re made to be seen. They’re available in a variety of styles and finishes classic cast-iron potbellies and contemporary stainless-steel models to match any décor. You’ll get a sense of the options in the ‘Our Stoves’ or ‘Fireplace’ section.