Mendota is a Luxury Brand of Gas Fireplaces and Inserts. Every Mendota fire burns with the quiet confidence of a century-old tradition of craftsmanship and gas technology. Look closely, and you’ll find details such as true full-seam welding, heavy-gauge steel and careful hand assembly that deliver on the promise of a lifetime of comfort. Each unit has many fronts, doors, interior linings, metal choices, and thermostat options. Mendota is DEFINITELY not a cookie-cutter fireplace!