Smell Gas? Important Steps to Take

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If you smell gas in your home, then you shouldn’t ignore it. A gas leak can be incredibly dangerous – a space only needs to be filled 25 percent with gas for it to explode. If you think that your gas fireplace may be leaking gas, then you should follow these steps: If the odor isn’t too strong, then it should be safe to take the time to … [Read more...]

Make Certain Your Radiant Gas Fireplace is Vented Properly Before Lighting It

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A radiant gas fireplace is one of the best accessories that a homeowner can add to a home. In addition to the increased comfort they add, radiant fireplaces provide affordable and versatile heating to a home. Still, radiant fireplaces must be installed properly or they can pose a significant threat to a homeowner and his family. In particular, radiant … [Read more...]

Preparation and Proper Maintenance are the Keys to Home Fireplace Safety

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Having a fireplace in your home can provide a number of benefits, from providing additional comfort during the colder months of the year to giving your interior design a beautiful focal point. However, it’s important that you keep the following fireplace safety tips in mind: Maintenance – Routine maintenance such as cleaning the glass and replacing … [Read more...]