Category Archives: Gas Fireplaces

Is It More Efficient to Use Your Fireplace in the Spring Than Your Furnace?

As warmth creeps back in during the spring, you may wonder if you should keep your furnace running, or switch to your gas fireplace. Which is more cost-effective to heat your home when temperatures are mild? Sometimes it doesn’t quite seem worth it to turn the furnace on, but your toes are still a bit … Continue reading Is It More Efficient to Use Your Fireplace in the Spring Than Your Furnace?

What You Need to Know Before Replacing a Fireplace

Replacing an old fireplace can be a bit of a rush, especially if it’s still cold out and you use your fireplace as your primary source of heat. However, doing a bit of research into new fireplaces first will help you make sure you’re choosing the right heating option for you.  What Fuel Do You … Continue reading What You Need to Know Before Replacing a Fireplace

Are You a New Home Owner? Here’s What You Need to Know Before Replacing a Fireplace

So, you bought a new house with an old fireplace. You are probably wondering what to do with it. Should you replace it? Remove it? Fix it? This can be a difficult decision and if you haven’t dealt with fireplaces before, it may be tough to decide where to start. Here are some factors to … Continue reading Are You a New Home Owner? Here’s What You Need to Know Before Replacing a Fireplace

How We Convert Your Old Wood Burning Fireplace to Gas

Your old wood burning fireplace is charming, but there’s a point in your life when you might start losing interest in it. The hassle becomes more trouble than it’s worth: Ordering, unloading, splitting and storing wood. Buying stacks of kindling. Storing piles of newspaper. Carrying logs in a few at a time. Building and tending … Continue reading How We Convert Your Old Wood Burning Fireplace to Gas

Baby Proof Your Fireplace in 4 Easy Steps

With a toddler or young child in the house, your fireplace, just like many other areas around the house, can become a hazard if left in your pre-child state. Whether you have a traditional wood burning fireplace on a stone hearth, a stove, or a gas insert fireplace, you can make it safe with just a little work. 1. Keep hot … Continue reading Baby Proof Your Fireplace in 4 Easy Steps