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This is a new venture for HPC. We were looking for another avenue to get information out to our dealers and distributors. Whether it is technical, catalog updates or some information you may just find useful.
What is the purpose of proper clearance for a gas fire pit?In today's HPC Fire Inspired™ Tech Talk we are going to talk about the proper clearance to combustible needed when installing a gas fire pit. A combustible is any flammable material that could be seriously damaged by the flame.HPC looks at clearances two main ways: horizontal a...
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What is the purpose of drainage in a gas fire pit enclosure?In HPC Fire Inspired™ last Tech Talk we talked about Ventilation, today we are going to talk about Drainage and how it goes hand in hand with Ventilation.The sole reason for proper drainage is to avoid water/moisture accumulating in the fire pit enclosure. There are two points...
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Fire InspiredTM Webinar SeriesSAFETY – CSA CERTIFIED and NFI CERTIFIEDSAFETY – HPC's Commitment to safety is second to none!!!Why HPC?Choosing HPC gets you the benefit of the most innovative and SAFEST products on the marketOver 400+ CSA Certified productsFull team of NFI Certified technicians here to support your design, install, and ...
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Gas Fire Pit VentilationWhat is the purpose of ventilation in a gas fire pit enclosure? HPC Fire Inspired™ specializes in safe fire pit inserts. In order to have a successful installation of an insert you must build the proper enclosure, which means you must meet the safe and proper product clearances and understand ventilation require...
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Reinforces Company's Commitment to Safety and Quality DAYTON, Ohio – HPC, the world's leading manufacturer of CSA-certified fire and water features, recently announced it is implementing a Lifetime Warranty on its fire pit burners. This new warranty policy goes into effect May 1, 2019, and applies to the entire line of fire pit burner...
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Will Head Financial Management for Growing Dayton Firm DAYTON, OH – HPC, the nation's largest gas fire pit manufacturer, recently announced it has hired Scott Monnin as Accounting Controller. In this role, Scott will work with the accounting team to develop robust financial processes, continuous improvement programs, and metrics for e...
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HPC Expands NFI-Certified Tech TeamDAYTON, OH – HPC, the leading gas fire pit manufacturer, recently announced that Phil Weisenborn, technical service representative, has completed and passed certification testing from NFI, the leading training and certification agency in the gas products industry."NFI certification is a must at HPC," ...
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Will Lead Development of Training and Education ProgramsDAYTON, OH – HPC, the leading gas fire pit manufacturer, recently announced it has hired Chad Ewing as Technical Service Manager. In this role, Chad will lead technical training programs, such as webinars, continuous education programs, certification programs and onsite training."...
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HPC wants to be your "one-stop shop" for all things related to fire pits. And that includes fire glass. To demonstrate our commitment to increasing your fire glass sales, we are offering drastically reduced pricing – reductions of greater than 50% across the board! Along with offering these low prices, we are tightening up our pro...
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Dayton Manufacturer Increasing EmploymentDAYTON, OH – HPC, the leading gas fire pit manufacturer, recently announced it is expanding its workforce again. HPC has hired Rowena Pritchett as Executive Assistant. In this role, she will assist the management team with expanding the team's capacities."Rowena brings tremendous organizational talent and pr...
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HPBExpo 2019 - ON TO DALLASWe're looking forward to seeing many of you at the upcoming HPBExpo, in Dallas, Texas. We'll have new products galore, plus new displays. See you at Booth #1015. (In case you get lost while you are at the show, look up at the Aisle signs in the exhibit hall, many of which are being sponsored by HPC. They will...
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A SNEAK PEEK AT HPBExpoIn preparation for next month's HPBExpo in Dallas, our engineering crew has been hard at work putting the finishing touches on display models of our new products, and the marketing team has been busy making sure the products will be displayed in their best light. We don't want to spill the beans yet on what we ha...
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NEW YEAR, NEW PRICING - New Pricing Takes Effect Monday, Jan. 7If you have not yet downloaded the new pricing sheets, we have placed them on the dealer login site. To access these price sheets click here then click on "Marketing Docs" in the top grey bar. Keep in mind that any order placed on January 6 or before, gets old pricing,...
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Jim Gillick, president of AquaQuest
Hires Industry Veterans to Cover Key TerritoriesDAYTON, OH – HPC, the leading gas fire pit manufacturer, has just added to its national team of sales representatives covering the Pool & Spa industry. These new representatives include AquaQuest, based in Pennsylvania and owned by Jim Gillick; and BDR Independent Sales Network, based...
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Joe (left) and Rodger Holland of Holland & Hearth
Hires Industry Veterans to Cover Upper Midwest DAYTON, OH – HPC, the leading gas fire pit manufacturer, has just expanded its independent sales force with the addition of Holland & Hearth, based in Minneapolis, Minn. Holland & Hearth consists of Rodger Holland and Joe Holland. They will develop the hearth market in Wisconsin, M...
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Advanced Diagnostics Track UsageOne of Many New Products IntroducedDAYTON, OH – HPC, the leading gas fire pit manufacturer, has just launched the first outdoor gas fire pit that uses a Smart Phone App to fully manage its operation, turning it on or off, high or low; as well as including a convenient turn-off timer and advanced built-in diagnostics ...
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Stonewall Design & Construction in Shrewsbury, Pennsylvania is a premier residential and commercial construction company that enjoys a reputation for excellence in just about everything they do. From new home construction and additions to patios, pools, and more, the company prides itself on listening to its customers' project ide...
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While many hardscape and landscape contractors are planning spring cleanups and new construction projects, we recommend that you add spring fire pit maintenance to your lists. Like any appliance, routine maintenance ensures that fire pits are safe and trouble-free. Plus, seasonal maintenance provides contractors with recurring revenue ...
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​We often receive calls from homeowners asking "Why are the flames so hard to see or blue when we first light our fire pit?"There are a couple of factors that cause your flames to look like this for a short period upon start-up. One is that blue flames indicate complete combustion of the gas. There is a high oxygen ratio mix. The amount of oxygen i...
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Gas fire pits add so much to outdoor environments, whether in residential or commercial applications. The fire pit becomes an irresistible focal point of its environment and allows users to take advantage of outdoor spaces for more hours in the day, more days in the year.When planning to add a fire pit to your setting, there are many c...
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