Gas stoves are indeed a convenient source of back-up heat. Were you considering a vented or vent-free appliance? We have a few of each variety from which to chose. Our vent-free Napoleon Arlington
is an attractive, efficient option and can be installed without the need for vent pipe. As it turns out, this unit is also available in a direct vent variety
. This alternative will still bring the heat and it will do so without adding excessive humidity to the room.