Participate in Building Safety Month by Inspecting Your Gas Fireplace

The International Code Council has named May as Building Safety Month as part of a campaign to raise awareness among businesses, families and individuals about creating and sustaining safe structures. As a way to observe Building Safety Month, we highly suggest you go over the following fireplace safety tips with your family.

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    Source: Valor Fireplaces

    Check your carbon monoxide detectors and smoke alarms by making sure they work, and that they have working batteries in them.

  • Do routine maintenance on your gas fireplace, such as cleaning the glass and replacing your handsets batteries.
  • Schedule an inspection with a local professional in order to ensure your fireplace‚Äôs safety and efficiency.
  • Make sure that there is nothing flammable nearby your fireplace, such as furniture or drapes.
  • Make sure everyone near the fireplace knows to keep away from the glass since the glass can get incredibly hot.
  • Keep your remotes out of reach from any children in your home by keeping them in a safe spot.

These are just a few fireplace safety tips from our blog. For more information about our gas fireplaces, be sure to contact us at Valor Radiant Gas Fireplaces today.

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