Tax Credit for Wood and Pellet Stoves

This federal tax credit encourages people to make energy-conscious purchases that improve the energy efficiency of their home. It is a $300 dollar-for-dollar tax credit for purchasing a qualifying biomass-burning stove between January 1, 2015 and December 31, 2016. Biomass simply means the stove uses wood or pellet fuel. 

Taxpayers may claim the credit on their federal income tax form. The credit is a reduction of total income tax at the bottom of your return of $300. This tax credit is a non-refundable tax credit available for individuals who pay taxes and who make...

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Introducing the Gemini CD Series of Contemporary Fireplaces

Astria is proud to present the new Gemini CD series of direct-vent fireplaces. Available in 35” and 40” models, the Gemini CD fireplace showcases a host of standard features including an elegant two-piece facade, porcelain liners, and platinum crushed glass media. Optional features like high-definition driftwood logs and tumbled river stones punctuate its contemporary appeal. The Gemini CD is modern sophistication at its finest.

Learn more about the new Gemini CD Series fireplaces.

IHP Russellville Plant Ribbon Cutting Ceremony


On October 28, 2014, we commemorated our grand re-opening of the expanded Russellville, Alabama manufacturing facility with a ribbon cutting ceremony and plant tour. The grand event was attended by numerous state and local officials including Senator Roger Bedford and State Representative Johnny Mack Morrow. Just 14 months ago, many of these same local officials attended the ground breaking event when the 220,000 sq ft expansion was announced. Since that time, the facility has been built, equipment has been purchased and 260 employees have been hired.

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Thanks for joining us at the 2014 HPBA Expo!

Thanks to all of our friends for joining us at the 2014 HPBA Expo last month!  As always, it was great to see so many familiar faces, and it was nice to make some new friends as well!  We had a wonderful showing in Salt Lake City. Planning for next year’s show in Nashville has already begun.  We are very excited for the 2015 HPBA Expo to be hosted in our hometown.  Hope to see you all there!

Innovative Hearth Products Launches Envy™ Direct-Vent Gas Fireplace

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Oct. 15, 2013 – Innovative Hearth Products (IHP), manufacturer of FMI Products and Lennox Hearth Products, officially launched the new Astria Envy direct-vent gas fireplace to the retail marketplace in September. Envy incorporates new and enhanced fireplace technologies; improved design aesthetics including a new log set style; flame and glow presentation; increased energy efficiency; reduced emissions; enhanced safety features; and a fully developed line of accessories.

 The new Envy fireplace, part of a family of six units, offers dealers in the high-end specialty...

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Innovative Hearth Products Releases Statement About EPA’s New Standards for Wood Heaters

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Feb. 26, 2014 – Innovative Hearth Products (IHP), the manufacturer of Lennox Hearth Products and FMI Products, including wood and pellet-fueled stoves as well as fireplace inserts, today issued a public statement about the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) new standards for wood heaters. Known as the New Source Performance Standards (NSPS), the proposed rule’s goal is to reduce air emissions that endanger public health or welfare.

Mark Klein, president and CEO of IHP, states that the company welcomes efforts by the EPA to update standards for the hearth...

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Innovative Hearth Products Launches New Retail-oriented Brands, Enhanced Product Lines for Consumers

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – April 18, 2014 – Innovative Hearth Products (IHP), the manufacturer of Lennox Hearth Products and FMI Products, today unveiled its new corporate identity with the launch of two new retail-oriented brands, including Astria and IronStrike. IHP’s Astria brand comprises advanced fireplaces and fireplace systems, while IronStrike includes stoves and inserts. The branding campaign is part of IHP’s strategic initiative to streamline and restructure its collective product lines, following the company’s fall 2012 acquisition by the Comvest Group, which included the merger of...

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