Suspect a gas leak? Questioning if your ball valve needs to be replaced? If you have a gas burning feature, now is the time to be proactive with some routine maintenance. Before the summer begins, it's a good idea to check for problems and get them taken care of. We have some helpful information on how you can detect a gas leak and when it's time to replace your quarter-turn ball valve!
There's nothing quite like the enjoyment of a fire in your own backyard! Gathering close to feel the warmth of the vibrant flames while you and your loved ones reminisce together under the starlit night is the perfect end to a long summer day. What makes your backyard bonfire even more delightful is the ability to experience it safely. A customer recently asked, "Do I need a spark screen for my concrete fire bowl?" We felt that maybe this perfectly legitimate question deserved a little more elaboration!
Studies show that breathing in the fresh, salty sea air can has tremendous health advantages for the body, mind, and soul! While there are many good reasons to become a seaside dweller, Fireplace Doors Online has found that some of our outdoor products don't reap the same benefits as we humans do. In fact, experience has shown us that the effect of salt water on concrete has the exact opposite effect of beneficial when it comes to our scupper bowls for pools. Read our informative post to find out why!
The decorative gas valve key is an essential part of your valve assembly. We have a variety of beautiful Dante valve keys, available in different finishes and sizes. But what exactly does a gas valve key do? Read this informative article to find out more!
Ever wonder what an escutcheon is? What many people are not aware of is that this device appears in many areas all over your home, and don't necessarily have to be gas fire feature related! Let us explain all about what an escutcheon is and how it is utilized!
We all know that a fire feature is likely to make quite a statement in your backyard. Whether you are considering the addition of a fire pit to the center of your lawn, or wanting to grace your poolscape with a monumental display of our famous concrete fire bowls, an outdoor living space is only complete with an accompaniment of dancing flames!
We're sure you've heard of our world famous outdoor concrete bowls by now, but do are you familiar with origin of these unique features? Where they came from or the process that goes into producing each individual piece? We're excited to debut these lovely outdoor creations in our focus on American-made products! Let us tell you more about these great products so that you can learn all about what makes our concrete fire and water bowls so popular and special!
Safety should be an utmost priority when it comes to your backyard wood burning fire pit. A great way to protect yourself and your loved ones is to utilize a fire pit screen. It's also really important that you have the right kind of screen for your feature. Fireplace Doors Online had some really incredible products that meet local fire codes and can also withstand the extreme temperatures from the flames. This week, we are highlighting our USA-Made fire pit screens, and we'd like to tell you why they are such a terrific investment for your backyard fire pit.
Fireplace Doors Online has some easy tips to help you with the proper cleaning and care of your gas log lighter! When the bonfire season has come to an end for your backyard fire pit, it is wise to make sure that ash buildup and soot is removed from your log starter. This ensures a well-running device that will continue to be safe to operate in your home!
Fireplace Doors Online gives you a breakdown of the best ways to start a fire in your wood burning fireplace.
If you are planning on installing an outdoor fire feature, or perhaps converting your wood-burning fire pit to a gas-fueled option, you'll need to decide if you want to use natural gas or propane. What many people don't know is that there is a big difference between the two. So much, in fact, that additional ventilation and an air mixer are required in order to ensure that your propane accent is operating properly. Fireplace Doors Online is here to explain the difference between the two gasses, and why it is so important for propane to be properly aerated!
The “stile” is a very important piece of your fireplace door. Stiles securely encase the glass panels of your fireplace door. In conjunction with the frame and glass panels, this is what gives your fireplace "style". To gain a better understanding, we're taking a closer look at the anatomy of a fireplace door! Let's decipher between "fireplace style" and "fireplace door stile"!
During the operation of your fireplace, the position of your doors - open or closed - can have a direct impact on the safety and efficiency of your feature. They're not just there to make your fireplace look beautiful, contrary to popular belief. There are several factors that can influence what should and should not be done. Fireplace Doors Online has analyzed this conundrum and is here to provide you with the facts!
The heating season is winding down and you’re giving your wood or pellet stove its last thorough cleaning when – uh oh! You notice a small crack on the exterior housing. While this may seem alarming at first, it may not be as some of us my think. Take a deep breath and let’s evaluate the situation together.
Homeowners who have the luxury of enjoying an inviting fireplace or insert in their "castle" have been coming to us for years, seeking custom-made doors! We take joy in providing our customers with something exclusive and individual that is tailored to their specifications. But what is it, exactly, that makes a custom door so wonderful? Fireplace Doors Online is here to explain!