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November 6, 2019

Taking Care of Your Wood-Burning Fireplace

Wood-Burning Fireplace Tips With cooler weather in the forecast and snow waiting to fall, it's the perfect time of year to enjoy the warmth & ambiance of your wood-burning fireplace! Here are some helpful tips for taking proper care of your fireplace so you can…

November 4, 2019

Hy-Vee Selects Acucraft Single-Sided Fireplaces

Midwestern grocer, Hy-Vee, selects Acucraft Single-Sided Fireplaces for New Locations! Since the 1930's Hy-Vee has provided exceptional customer service and reasonable prices. As an employee-owned company they attribute their success to the employees' hard work and dedication to the company's mission: "Making lives easier, healthier,…

September 4, 2019

UNITY Wood Burning Fireplaces

The UNITY Series: Clean Faced Wood Burning Fireplaces At Acucraft we know you want a wood burning fireplace that stands out. In order to do that you need a one-of-a-kind wood fireplace. If you’re looking for quality, safety, and distinctiveness, then you’ve come to the…

July 16, 2019

Taco Bell Cantina Pacifica Fireplace

  The World's Most Beautiful Taco Bell The Taco Bell located just off the Pacific Coast highway on the southern tip of Pacifica, California has become somewhat of a landmark. From locals grabbing a taco at the walk up window while taking a surf break…

July 15, 2019

FREE Shipping on Any Fireplace System

  At Acucraft Fireplaces we'll guide you from the first phone call to your very first fire. As the world's leading direct sell fireplace manufacturer we know what its like to want something unique. By working directly with the manufacturer you're able to get exactly…

July 9, 2019

Acucraft’s New Custom Gas Fireplace Brochure

At Acucraft Fireplaces we'll guide you from the first phone call to your very first fire. As the world's leading direct sell fireplace manufacturer we know what its like to want something unique. By working directly with the manufacturer you're able to get exactly what…

June 25, 2019

Modern Outdoor Fire Pit and Outdoor Fireplaces

If you’re looking for an outdoor fire pit or an outdoor fireplace you’ve come to the right place! Whether you’re looking for an outdoor fireplace, outdoor fire pit, or even an outdoor burner for an existing enclosure, The Acucraft Team will guide you to the…

June 9, 2019

The New Custom Outdoor Fire Brochure

  Introducing, the new Custom Outdoor Fire Brochure! Burners | Tables | Fireplaces Don't settle for boring, mass-produced outdoor fire features. Be unique. Create a gathering space for family & friends. Above all, find an outdoor fire feature that you will truly enjoy for a…

May 22, 2019

Employee Spotlight: Mark Kennedy, Sales

Acucraft Employee Spotlight: Meet Mark Mark joined Acucraft in late 2015 as a Fireplace Advisor. He came to Acucraft with over 35 years in sales, and 15+ years in the Geothermal industry! With his technical knowledge and exceptional customer services skills, Mark has the ability…

May 9, 2019

Twin Gas Fireplaces in a Modern California Home

Modern & Luxurious Gas Fireplaces Two twin gas fireplaces add to the contemporary open floor plan of this gorgeous multi-million dollar home in Ross, CA.                         Being able to solve problems for our customers…

May 2, 2019

Employee Spotlight: Chad, Project Manager

Acucraft Employee Spotlight: Meet Chad Chad joined Acucraft in Spring 2017 as Project Manager, he came to Acucraft with over 10 years of manufacturing experience and brought with him a high sense of urgency, skillful customer service, and the ability to manage multiple projects at…

April 25, 2019

Hospitality Gas Fireplace: Madison Health Expansion

An Acucraft Hospitality Gas Fireplace Adds to the Modern Feel of the Madison Health Expansion In 2017 Madison Health announced their plans for a $25M expansion. They wanted “the public to know that quality service will now be matched by modern facilities” (The Columbus Dispatch) that facility…

April 16, 2019

The Z-MAX Efficient Wood Burning Fireplace

The Z-MAX Wood Burning Fireplace: Efficiency & Heat You Control Are you looking for other ways to heat your home and avoid costly gas bills? Then the Z-MAX fireplace may be the perfect fit for you. Offering 130,000 BTUs/Hr and the ability to heat up…

April 11, 2019

Employee Spotlight: Mackenzie, Sales Support

Acucraft Employee Spotlight: Meet Mackenzie That chipper voice you hear on the other end of the phone when you call Acucraft? That's Mackenzie, Sales Support Specialist!  As one of the many heartbeats of Acucraft, Mackenzie is the first point of contact for most of our…

April 9, 2019

Your Dream Residential Gas Fireplace

  The Signature Series: The Most Versatile Linear Gas Fireplace Originally used for warmth and cooking meals, fireplaces have come a long way and are now one of the most sought after features of home owners. Adding a sleek, modern gas fireplace to your home…

April 3, 2019

Spring: The Perfect Time of Year for Outdoor Fire

Spring is the perfect time of year to spruce up your outdoor patio with an outdoor fire feature! Don’t miss out on endless conversations due to the cool spring evenings; your Acucraft outdoor fireplace, fire table, fire pit or custom outdoor burner will keep you…

March 29, 2019

Residential Linear Gas Fireplace

 Gorgeous Residential Gas Fireplaces Takes a New Construction Home to the Next Level Eduardo Muniz, General Contractor for Boston Best Construction, came to Acucraft looking for a fireplace for his new construction home that could fit between two load bearing walls while seamlessly combining his…

March 26, 2019

Fifth Street Towers Gets Remodeled with Dual Custom Peninsula Gas Fireplaces

Dual Peninsula Gas Fireplaces - A Customer's Journey These dual custom gas peninsula fireplaces were the perfect touch for the newly revamped third floor lounge of Fifth Street Towers in Minneapolis. In an interview with Star Tribune, Reed Christianson, a principal at Transwestern, who is part…

March 19, 2019

Modern Wood Fireplaces

Modern Wood Fireplaces When most people hear the term wood burning fireplace they automatically envision cozying up next to a traditional stone fireplace while enjoying the crackle and pop of burning wood. But what if you could enjoy that same ambiance in a modern setting? Wood…

March 12, 2019

How Fireplaces Can Add Value To Your Home

Adding a traditional wood burning fireplace or a modern gas fireplace can increase the value of your home. If you ask anyone what they'd like in their dream home, undoubtedly next to granite countertops, walk-in closets, and a home theater, a luxury fireplace is probably…

March 7, 2019

Four Seasons Resort Custom Outdoor Fireplace

Four Seasons Resort Custom Open Gas Fireplace Custom Outdoor Fireplace at Four Seasons Resort in Dallas, TX – The Outlaw Taproom If you’ve ever visited a Four Seasons Resort you know they are filled with only the finest products and have some of the most luxurious resorts in the…

February 26, 2019

Wood Burning Fireplace Lineup

Love the roaring fire and traditional ambiance of a wood burning fireplace? Not sure which type of fireplace is right for your space? Read further for our full wood fireplace lineup and helpful buyer’s guide to ensure you find the perfect wood fireplace for your…

February 19, 2019

Linear Gas Fireplaces: Perfect For Any Space

Linear Gas Fireplaces are Perfect for any Commercial or Residential Space! Linear fireplaces have grown in popularity over the last 10 years and are often a very sought after fireplace whether you’re adding it to a modern home, or a commercial space. Acucraft has been designing…

February 12, 2019

5 Custom Gas Fireplaces Light Up A Kansas City Apartment Complex

What better way to impress new luxury apartment renters than with five unique custom gas fireplaces? At Acucraft we pride ourselves on working one-on-one with our customers. By working directly with general contractors we can keep costs down and provide an exceptional product that meets…

February 4, 2019

Acucraft Celebrates 40 Years!

CELEBRATING 40 YEARS! Acucraft is honored to be celebrating 40 years of business! It all started in the 1970s when Roger Hansen was looking for a more cost effective way to heat his home during the oil crisis. After drawing a design on a napkin, Hansen…

January 31, 2019

Indoor Outdoor Wood Fireplaces + See Through Wood Fireplaces

Indoor Outdoor Wood Fireplaces + See Through Wood Fireplaces For over 40 years Acucraft has been designing and manufacturing the highest quality wood burning fireplaces on the market! Over the past 10 years, our See Through and Patent-Pending Indoor Outdoor models have been our most…

January 22, 2019

New Year, New Fireplace!

New Year, New Fireplace! Are you working on remodeling or building a home and want a cozy space to gather with friends & family? Or maybe a commercial space that could use a jaw-dropping focal point?  No matter the size project, our Fireplace Advisors will…

January 14, 2019

Idea to Done: Acucraft Custom Peninsula Gas Fireplace

Idea to Done: Acucraft Custom Peninsula Gas Fireplace offers Stunning and Seamless Three Sided Viewing Areas Last year Tomas, a home owner, visited the Acucraft website and emailed Fireplace Advisor Ben Krump. Tomas shared his gas fireplace idea for a new home he was building in Washington. …

January 7, 2019

Tips for Setting a Successful Fire in Your Fireplace

Tips for Setting a Successful Fire in Your Fireplace You've purchased your dream wood-burning fireplace, but how do you ensure you're burning safely? Well at Acucraft, your fireplace safety is important to us! That's why we build the safest fireplaces on the market. We've been…

January 7, 2019

How To Maximize Your Wood Burning Fireplace Performance

What is the most efficient wood to burn in my fireplace? Do some types of wood burn better than others? How can I maximize my wood fire? How can I generate more heat from my fire? How can I make the wood burn slower and last longer? …

December 31, 2018

Not all Wood Fireplaces are Created Equal

Not all Wood Fireplaces are Created Equal Talking with customers looking to replace a fireplace, we commonly hear stories like, “We purchased a wood burning fireplace to save money on heating, but it seems to suck all the heated air out of the house.” Many…

December 27, 2018

Happy [Burning] New Year & Holiday Hours

Happy [Burning] New Year & Holiday Hours When the Weather Outside is Frightful... [Makes for more Happy Burning inside with your Acucraft fireplace.] Let it snow. Let it snow. Let is snow. Have a Happy [Burning] New Year from all of us at Acucraft! Holiday…

December 24, 2018

Acucraft Custom Outdoor See Through Gas Fireplace Warms Starbucks Customers in Blaine, WA

Acucraft Custom Outdoor See Through Gas Fireplace Warms Starbucks Customers in Blaine, WA Acucraft loves working one-on-one with our customers to make their fireplace dreams come true! Equal to this is hearing how our customers are enjoying their fireplaces. Acucraft Custom Outdoor See Through Gas…

December 20, 2018

Christmas Greetings and Holiday Hours

Wishing You and Your Family a Merry Christmas from All of Us at Acucraft! [and a cozy season around your Acucraft fireplace!] P.S. Remember to open the fireplace doors for Santa! Holiday Hours Monday, Christmas Eve: 8AM-5PM CST Tuesday, Christmas Day: Closed Wednesday-Friday: 8AM-5PM CST Monday,…

December 11, 2018

Acucraft See Through Wood Fireplace Draws Inspiration from an 1800s Mining Cabin

A See Through Wood Fireplace Story At Acucraft, we love hearing back from our customers and receiving photos of their finished fireplaces. This week we received photos from Ed, an Acucraft customer who recently built a home in the historic mining area of Silver Cliff,…

December 4, 2018

Acucraft See Through Wood Fireplaces and Indoor Outdoor Fireplaces

Acucraft See Through Wood Fireplaces and Indoor Outdoor Fireplaces Break through winter's dark and cold with the warmth of an Acucraft fireplace. A wood burning fireplace is perfect for staying warm on wind-howling winter evenings, lounging around on Sunday afternoons, or creating conversation around at…

November 27, 2018

Wood Fireplace Care Tips

Wood Fireplace Care Tips How to Keep Your Wood Burning Fireplace Performing to its Potential “It’s cold up here in Minnesota!” says Acucraft Owner Chris Maxson. That’s why Acucraft Fireplace Systems, based in Big Lake, Minnesota, has been manufacturing and perfecting wood fireplaces for over…

November 20, 2018

Safety-Certified Custom Circular Gas Fireplace

Safety-Certified Custom Circular Gas Fireplace Founded in 1872, the Bell Museum of Natural History was established to showcase Minnesota’s diverse animal and plant life for others to learn about and enjoy. After nearly a century at the previous Minneapolis location, the Bell Museum of Natural History opened…

November 8, 2018

Join Acucraft at AIA MN: Bring Your Fire Designs to Life

Join Acucraft at AIA MN Acucraft is world renown for engineering and handcrafting one-of-a-kind custom fireplace systems with the tallest, safest, most beautiful flames on the market for over 39 years. Minneapolis, Minnesota is hosting the AIA MN Conference of Architecture November 13-16, 2018. If…

November 5, 2018

Certified Gas Fireplaces – Peninsula Series

Certified Gas Fireplaces - Peninsula Series Enjoy stunning three-sided views of the tallest, fullest, safest and most beautiful flames on the market—with glass-on-glass or open flame without glass! Introducing the Acucraft Peninsula Series of Certified Gas Fireplaces These 3 sided glass-on-glass or open flame gas…

October 30, 2018

Acucraft Gas Fireplace Glass Options

Acucraft Gas Fireplace Glass Options When it comes to Custom Gas Fireplaces, there are many options to consider. Starting with the flame itself. You’ll want a tall, safe and beautiful flame, right? Acucraft Produces the Tallest and Safest Flames on the Market—Guaranteed! Acucraft design engineers…

October 23, 2018

Whole Home Heating – Acucraft Wood Fireplaces

Whole Home Heating with Acucraft Wood Fireplaces Imagine having the option of drastically reducing OR eliminating your gas or electric heating bills this season. Imagine having supplemental heat to use at your discretion. Imagine having even temperatures throughout your home without cold spots. Acucraft wood…

October 16, 2018

Custom Linear See-Through Gas Fireplace

Acucraft Custom Linear See Through Gas Fireplace Anthony’s Chophouse recently opened in downtown Carmel, Indiana. The chef-inspired menu combines unique steakhouse cuisine with a modern fine-dining decor. A custom linear see-through gas fireplace with a 120″W x 24″H viewing area handcrafted by Acucraft Fireplace Systems…

October 9, 2018

Acucraft 3rd-Party Safety Certified Fireplaces

Acucraft 3rd-Party Safety Certified Fireplaces Performance and Safety Certified Fireplaces to Ensure You Peace of Mind for a Lifetime of Happy Burning! “The quality, performance and safety of your gas fireplace is important to us,” says Acucraft Owner Chris Maxson. “That’s why Acucraft became the…

October 2, 2018

How to Design Your Dream Wood-Burning Fireplace

Design Considerations for Your Dream Wood Fireplace Whether you’re looking for a traditional and rustic or modern and contemporary wood-burning fireplace to warm up your home or cabin, Acucraft Fireplace Advisor Mike Hannan shares some handy tips to consider while you plan for your dream…

September 27, 2018

Idea to Done: Acucraft Custom Indoor Open Flame Gas Fire Pit

Idea to Done: Acucraft Custom Indoor Gas Fire Pit with Open Flame “Fire is our passion!” says Acucraft Owner Chris Maxson. “What stokes our fire even more, is when customers tell us we’ve made their fireplace dream come true.”   Custom Indoor Gas Fire Pit…

September 25, 2018

Last Chance to Save Up to 10%

Act by Friday, September 28, 2018 to lock in your BEST PRICE! Since 1979, Acucraft has been designing and manufacturing the highest quality and safest fireplaces in the world. Every fireplace is crafted with top-of-the-line materials and components, and we stand behind  every fireplace with a Lifetime…

September 19, 2018

Acucraft Offers the Highest Quality Gas Fireplaces on the Market

Acucraft Offers the Highest Quality Gas Fireplaces on the Market For over 35 years we have been designing, building and manufacturing fireplaces. One of the reasons Acucraft has been successful in the fireplace industry is by using only the best, highest-quality materials available for each…

September 11, 2018

The Hearthroom 36 Series – Acucraft’s Most Popular Wood Burning Fireplace

The Hearthroom 36 Series - Acucraft's Most Popular Wood Burning Fireplace Dancing yellow flames, crackling logs and the earthy smell of a wood burning fireplace - what's not to love? Fall is fast approaching and that means wood burning season! We have been designing and…

September 10, 2018

Acucraft Welcomes New Director of Operations

Acucraft Welcomes New Director of Operations Since 1979, Acucraft Fireplaces has been creating one-of-a-kind fire features custom designed to fit within any commercial or residential space. Be it through a stunning see through fireplace or a cozy outdoor gas fire pit, Acucraft Fireplaces provides their…