Skip to main content

Natural Gas Fireplace Operational Safety Tips

Following are few tips and tricks to operate your natural gas fireplace safely:

  • NEVER leave your natural gas fireplace unattended when operational
  • Keep children away from natural gas fireplace. Children can be severely injured.
  • Read and follow manufacturer instruction carefully when trying to turn on natural gas fireplace for the first time. Operational instructions are located under the fireplaces gas valve.
  • Never try to light your natural gas fireplace with BBQ lighter or matches.
  • If your natural gas fireplace fails to turn on call your local Heating Contractor for assistance.
  • If you happen to smell natural gas in the vicinity of the fireplace, turn off the quick "Shut Off Valve" to the fireplace and call Enbridge®  Gas Distribution or your local Heating Contractor.
For Fireplace Repair Click Here

Popular posts from this blog

Carrier Common Furnace Problems (Premature Heat Exchanger Failure)

About Carrier Brand
Formerly, the Carrier Corporation, now a brand of United Technologies Corporation. UTC recently purchased ICP (International Comfort Products) which is the manufacturer of heating and cooling brands like : Keeprite,  Tempstar, Heil,  Comfortmaker,  Arcoaire. Carrier, Otis, and United Technologies Fire and Security were combined into one subsidiary of UTC in September 2013. Prior to the consolidation, Carrier as a corporation was a manufacturer and distributor of heating, ventilating and air conditioning (HVAC) systems, as well as a commercial refrigeration and food service equipment industry.
Carrier High Efficiency Gas Furnace Heat Exchanger Issues
One the most common issues found in Carrier high efficiency gas furnaces is corrosion or blockage is their secondary heat exchangers in approximately 5 to 10 years after the original installation date or in other words premature secondary heat exchanger failure. This problem happens due to corrosive nature of…

Comparison Between Lennox ML195 and Lennox EL195E High Efficiency Gas Furnace.

What are the value added benefits to customers with the new EL195E furnace?
1.Lennox customers will save more money every time their HVAC system is operating.
  The difference between the ML195 PSC motor and the EL195E ECM X13 motor is that the ECM motor is much more efficient. Why? Because it uses a brushless Direct Current (DC) motor, similar to the ECM motor ifyou’re already familiar with in a variable speed furnace. The ECM X13 motor is almost as energy efficient as a variable speed motor.
What are the cost savings? Annual operating costs can be 25% 61% lower per year, based on usage
EL195 PSC Motor: Cooling mode:  552 watts Continuous fan mode:  515 watts EL195E ECM X13 Motor: Cooling mode:  413 watts Continuous fan mode:  200 watts Savings:

139 watts

315 watts

25% Savings

Energy Saving Tips

For the modern customer, HVAC energy efficiency is a top concern and popular point of conversation. In honor of Earth Month, I've outlined the top five energy-saving tips that you can reference when your customers ask about improving their home energy efficiency. Replace filters often - Hands down the best thing you can do to improve your energy efficiency is to replace your air filters often. The more debris that's in the filter, the less air can circulate through the HVAC system, making it work harder. The harder your HVAC unit works, the more energy it uses.Set a schedule - Constantly adjusting your thermostat uses a lot of energy.  Set your thermostat to a comfortable temperature that reflects your schedule so that your unit isn't cooling an empty house or working overtime when you're away.Air sealing - A quick, inexpensive air-sealing fix can mean big savings on utilities. Blocking outside air from coming in not only helps keep allergies and other irritants out of …