Escape 42 See-Through

Escape 42 See-Through Description

Take comfort to the next level, and Escape. This innovative, see-through fireplace blends style with function. The Escape is also loaded with innovations, like the Intellifire Plus® auto-ignition system and direct vent technology, to name a few.

  • 42" viewing area
  • True masonry appearance with flush-hearth and full brick-to-brick opening
  • Standard accent lighting and enhanced ember bed

Direct Vent Technology

With Direct Vent fireplaces and inserts, 100% of combustion exhaust and fumes are removed from your home. These sealed fireplaces provide optimal heat, conserve energy and ensure clean, safe indoor air quality.

IntelliFire™ Ignition System

The IntelliFire™ Ignition System (IPI) is an advanced intermittent pilot ignition system. IPI constantly monitors ignition, ensures safe functioning and conserves up to $10/month in energy costs.

IntelliFire™ Plus (IPI Plus) takes this technology to the next level with more safety and memory settings and a programmable wireless remote control.

Limited Lifetime Warranty

Own with Confidence
Our Limited Lifetime Warranty is the strongest and most comprehensive in the industry. It illustrates our commitment to producing the best and most reliable products available—and allows you to own your hearth appliance with confidence. Season after season, year after year.

Be sure to register your warranty to stay up-to-date with any pertinent information from Heat & Glo®. Read more specifics on our Limited Lifetime Warranty here.

Fireplace Safety

Fireplace Safety: Our Commitment, Our Promise
At Heat & Glo®, we are committed to your safety. For more than 9 years, we have included safety barrier screens as “standard equipment” on all Direct Vent gas fireplaces and inserts. These screens help reduce the chance of a potential serious burn.

We’ve also led the industry with other advanced safety developments—automatic intermittent pilot ignition systems and Direct Vent technology, to name a few.


Unit Front Width59 15/16"
Framing Front Width60 1/4"
Unit Back Width59 15/16"
Framing Back Width60 1/4"
Unit Height46 3/8"
Framing Height46 1/2"
Unit Depth30"
Framing Depth30"
Glass Size39 7/16 x 35 1/8"
BTU/Hour Input57,500
Estimated Hourly Operating Cost$0.60
Recommended MaintenanceAnnual
Room SizeLarge
Steady State Efficiency75+ %
AFUE Efficiency62%
Canada EnerGuide Efficiency60%