Why is your gas fireplace smoking?
A fireplace that is back drafting is reacting to a negative pressure being created inside the home by a clothes dryer or leaky furnace supply duct, bath vent or laundry went, water heater or furnace, all of these devices expel indoor air which under certain circumstances will create a negative pressure where the combustion make up air is being supplied by any means possible, this may be the fireplace. Try turning of the dryer or heater or any thing else that expels indoor air and see if it changes, open a window nearby to see if it matters. if not you need to have it inspected by a chimney sweep.
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A closed damper or a poor draft. Have your flue checked, it may need to be cleaned.
what is the question, you don't put anything in a gas fireplace, especially wood, gas comes from the gas line coming in to the fireplace
You need to have it inspected first by a licensed contractor or chimney sweep. In many cases the gas assembly was added to a wood burning fireplace, and if so, it's fine to… go back to wood but the gas logs and piping must be removed first, and the chimney inspected to make sure it's clean and clear to allow the smoke to draft out or you could be in risk of fire or asphyxiation.
Try cleaning it with vinegar.
Normal Fire Place because you don't have to waste money to burn it! Would you like to pay 50.00 for gas or pay 0.00 for gas! . Irvs12 ** That is partially true. You can u…se a fireplace with a gas supply to burn natural gas under log looking fireplace decoration. That is expensive. You can also use the gas burner to ignite actual logs you place above the gas flame. That's just an easy way to light your fireplace.
dumb a##, fireplaces dont run on gasoline, they run on natural gas
You may try the following measures: 1. Make the fire more to the backside of the fireplace 2. Increase the height of the fire with andirons and/or a fireplacegrate or basket 3…. Make the opening of the fireplace mantel smaller with a hood orcurtain 4. Make aereation holes close to the fire 5. Install a ventilor on top of the chimney to improve the vent
From the supply lines to install off your main gas line. If this is not done by a qualified person, you must have it inspected by your local codes.
When burning the firplace, flue must be open to avoid death/ illness from carbon monoxide.
Usually a control valve to the side of the fireplace. Check side when gas pipe enters.
They are usually supplied with natural gas from a supply line, and do not require refilling. If supplied from a compressed gas tank, you have that tank refilled or replaced.
They vary enormously, from as low as 25% for a background heat only (eg: 6.9Kw burend but only 2Kw out to the room). to 85% (or even 100% for a flueless fire (VERY expensive).… Go to a showroom and read the brochures!
Gas fireplace inserts are used in place of traditional wood burning fireplaces. As the name suggests, it generates heat by burning gas. The inserts normally sit in a steel or …cast-iron heat exchanger sealed with a glass door. Usually you control an insert with a remote, or a wall switch. Gas fireplace inserts do not require direct vent or chimney.
There are two types of gas fireplace logs: vented and unvented. Both types can be found at fireplace and chimney stores, and at some hardware stores. Many gas log manufacturer…s offer gas fireplace logs for sale online.
I assume it is not possible that gel cannot move easiliy as gas fireplaces. recommendation will be a bio ethanol fireplace.