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Press Release - HPC innovation to be on display at the 2020 HPBExpo in New Orleans

DAYTON, OH – HPC Fire Inspired™, the leading gas fire pit manufacturer, will be showcasing two new patent-pending technologies at this year's HPBExpo: TK Torch w/ SmartArc Technology and a Universal Gas Orifice, both up for this year's VESTA awards.The first new technology is the TK Torch w/ SmartArc Technology which improves electroni...
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Tech Talks - Spring Fire Pit Maintenance

Winter is winding down, temperatures are warming up and too many of us are excited to get back to our backyard oasis. Let's talk about spring fire pit maintenance and firing up the fire feature that you "winterized" last fall.HPC Fire Inspired™ offers a wide range of assembled certified appliances. With each equipment line there a...
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Tech Talks - HPC Fire Inspired In House Appliance Testing

Many are not aware of the testing procedures we have here at HPC Fire Inspired. Today we would like to give a little glimpse into the testing we do here at HPC Fire Inspired for all of our assembled CSA certified appliances. Quality control is always a large part of our production and assembly process, from spot inspection of procured ...
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Press Release - HPC Fire Inspired Pits Expands Hardscape & HVAC

HPC Fire Inspired™ Hires Industry Veterans to Cover Key TerritoriesDAYTON, OH – HPC Fire Inspired, the leading gas fire pit manufacturer, has just added to its national team of sales representatives covering the Hardscape and HVAC industries. These new representatives include Midwest Hardscape Products, based in Ohio and owned by ...
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Tech Talks - New ANSI Standard

New Updates to ANSI Standard, And What they Mean to HPC Fire Inspired Appliances​As the outdoor fire feature industry grows, so does the standard and testing procedures for certified appliances. This HPC Fire Inspired Tech Talk will hit on a few of the changes made to ANSI standard Z21.97 and how it effects our appliances and more importantly our c...
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Tech Talks - Indoor Ignition Kits and Replacement Components

Indoor Ignition KitsIn this week's tech talk, we like to introduce you to HPC Fire Inspired Indoor product line. Whether you are converting a solid fuel fireplace, adding a log set or just looking to replace your ignition system or components, HPC Fire Inspired Indoor products have what you need.Below is a simple guideline to HPC indoo...
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Keith Lambert Promoted as Market Manager for Pool and Spa

Will Lead Pool and Spa Market Sales TeamDAYTON, OH – HPC, the leading gas fire pit manufacturer, recently announced its promotion of Keith Lambert as Market Manager for Pool and Spa. In this role, Keith will lead the sales and marketing in all Pool and Spa related areas."We are excited about the opportunities in the Pool and Spa market...
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Chad Ewing Promoted as National Sales & Marketing Director

Will Lead Sales and Marketing TeamsDAYTON, OH – HPC Fire Inspired™, the leading gas fire pit manufacturer, recently announced its promotion of Chad Ewing as National Sales & Marketing Director. In this role, Chad will lead the sales and marketing teams."HPC is committed to serving our customers," said HPC's CEO Sean Steimle. "We ar...
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A Bumpy and Greenie Halloween

It was Halloween night. Ian and Addison were so excited to go trick or treat, because Bumpy and Greenie were going to join in on the fun! They had been preparing their costumes all month. Ian is a warlock and will have bumpy along for the ride. Addison is a witch and will have Greenie with her. Their doorbell rings, it's some of their ...
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Tech Talks - Winter Maintenance of Outdoor Fire Features

With the cooler temperatures coming on and for some, an end to backyard living, this week's tech talk we should talk about seasonal maintenance of your HPC Fire Inspired™ fire feature.Winter for most of us in the US means harsh temperatures and much more time spent inside. It's also time to maintain/winterize your outdoor fire feature....
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Tech Talks - New 20lb LP Tank Unfinished Enclosures

Backyard fire features just got a lot easier with HPC Fire Inspired™ 20lb LP tank Ready To Finish (RTF) enclosures. Now it's as easy as setting the enclosure where you want it and finishing it off with your own design ideas. Perfect for weekend warriors and their backyard projects.HPC is proud to announce its new CSA certified RTF encl...
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Four Reasons Why We Love Our New Fireplace Burners

A new sales opportunity for our customers. You've seen – and sold – many outdoor wood-burning fireplaces. Now you have a certified product to convert those fireplaces to gas. Your customers will love you for it!They are unique. These Outdoor Fireplace Burners are the FIRST and ONLY certified fireplace burners on the market.They are bui...
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HPC Fire Inspired™ Launches ‘Install-Anywhere’ Fire Pit Enclosures

DAYTON, OH – First, the problem: Homeowners want to jazz up their back yards with a gas fire pit, but don't want the messy construction of running a gas line, or the visual distraction of attaching a propane tank. Now for a solution: A series of "small tank" fire pit enclosures that actually can hide a 20-pound propane tank inside them...
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HPC Fire Inspired™ Launches Industry’s First Certified Clean-Burning Outdoor Fireplace Burner

DAYTON, OH – First, the problem: Homeowners may love the warmth and comfort of a wood fire in their outdoor living space, but their neighbors probably don't love the smoke that wafts freely across property lines. Now for a solution: the industry's first certified outdoor gas fireplace burner has been launched by HPC Fire Inspired™, the...
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Tech Talk - Electronic Ignition Operation Controls ON/OFF vs. HI/LO

HPC Fire Inspired™ Tech Talk this week is going to shed some light on the operational differences between the ON/OFF units and the HI/LO Units. Our NFI Certified Tech Team frequently takes calls from customers with confusion about how to operate the units once installed because of the many differences between the two units, so let's st...
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Bumpy and Greenie “Friends Helping Friends”

Ian and Addison were awoken by loud croaks; this could only mean one thing! Bumpy and Greenie had come back for a visit. The children rushed to their window and sure enough, their friends were in a tree. Bumpy and Greenie greeted the children. Then, Greenie invited them to a nearby pond to meet some of their friends. Ian and Addison we...
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Bumpy and Greenie

Once there was a brother and sister named Ian and Addison. They enjoyed all sorts of adventures. Each morning they would explore the great outdoors together. On one particular morning, they peered out their window into their backyard and saw something in their pool. They quickly put on their shoes, grabbed their nets and buckets and he...
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9 - Newsletter - Five Ways that the New HPC/BILT App Is Totally Awesome, and Five Steps To Put It To Work for You

HPC/BILT's new App is totally awesome because:3D Visuals. The computer-generated graphics are extremely precise, and can be pivoted and moved 360 degrees in every direction for a complete viewAll ignition systems of CSA-certified fire pits covered. Each ignition system – match-lit, push-button and electronic – has its own Installation ...
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Tech Talk - Small LP tanks fire pit operation and concerns

HPC Fire Inspired™ Tech Talk this week is going to talk about 20lb LP tank facts and how they relate to your fire feature, and how to better understand the operation of your fire feature.Let's start with some facts to help understand LP delivery from a 20lb tank:Small tanks weigh 20lbs when empty, and will be filled with approx. 4.1-4....
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HPC Fire Inspired™ Launches 3D Visual Installation and Trouble-Shooting App for Fire Pits

"Every tool belt will now need a pocket for a smart phone," comments company CEO, Sean Steimle DAYTON, OH – Fire pit installation and in-field trouble-shooting just got infinitely easier with a new "smart device App" from HPC, the world's largest gas fire pit manufacturer. The HPC/BILT 3D Installation and Trouble-Shooting Guide is an ...
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