Is a gas fireplace worth it? It’s one of the most frequently asked questions we hear at ClimateCare. That’s because – when choosing a fireplace for their home heating systems – homeowners are faced with two options: The traditional atmosphere that comes with a wood-burning fireplace The cleanliness and convenience of a gas fireplace Both … Continue reading Is a Gas Fireplace Worth It? 7 Reasons Why It Is (Infographic)
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 Convert Wood Fireplace to Gas | How We Replace Your Old Wood Burning Fireplace
Most homeowners know the chimney of their wood burning fireplace needs a good cleaning every season. But gas fireplace owners are generally a little less serious about their annual fireplace cleaning. The gas fireplace burns nice and clean, after all. But it still produces some byproducts, and wear and tear are always present. Here are … Continue reading Why Your Gas Fireplace Needs to be Pampered
When you have a toddler or small child in the house, fireplaces, just like many other areas of the home, can become a hazard if not taken care of correctly. Whether you have a traditional wood burning fireplace on a stone hearth, a gas or wood stove, or a gas insert fireplace, they all require … Continue reading 4 Steps to A Baby-Proof Fireplace
Choosing the Most Efficient Fireplace If you’re looking for a new fireplace to install, you’ve got three main types of fireplaces to choose from. Wood-burning fireplaces Gas fireplaces Pellet fireplaces. This, of course, leaves out gel and electric fireplaces which, in our opinions, are not worth the investment. While you’ll want to consider important factors … Continue reading What Type Of Fireplace is the Most Efficient?
Anyone who has lived through a cold Ontario winter can appreciate the homey warmth and comfort provided by a gas fireplace. In addition to being a clean, efficient and economical way to boost your home’s main heat source, a gas fireplace requires far less attention and effort than a wood-fueled fireplace. However, it’s important to … Continue reading Does my gas fireplace need maintenance?