A fireplace heat shield is a greatly beneficial item for any type of a fireplace. And it does not matter at all whether you have a masonry or a prefabricated metal fireplace, in all cases you will need a good quality heat reflector shield. The latter is an immensely useful item as it not only influences in the attractiveness of a fireplace but also protects its walls from getting damaged because of the fire. Moreover, these shields also reflect up to thirty percents of heat to the room thus making your fireplace even more effective.
Heat shields for fireplaces are available in cast iron and polished steel variants each of which looks amazing and operates perfectly. Yet, depending on whether you are burning wood or gas logs, you are to choose a certain type of shields. For instance the popular Fireplace Plus Shop, which offers anything one may need to enjoy his fireplace, advises to stop your choice on either RMR or cast iron single panel shields in case you have a wood burning fireplace. Meanwhile all fireplace shields can work perfectly on gas burning fireplaces.
The Etched Stainless Steel Heat Reflector is a versatile and high quality fireplace heat shield offered in this specialized store. Costing as little as $109 this shield provides strong protection for your fireplace walls whilst radiating additional heat to your room. This stainless steel RMR reflector perfectly suits both wood and gas burning fireplaces. These fireplace shields are stable against warping and hence the annoying noise that is caused by the fire burning.