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Tech Talks - Gas Fire Pit Clearances

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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Tech Talks - Gas Fire Pit Drainage

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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Tech Talks - Ventilation

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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Spring is in the Air! Time for Fire Pit Maintenance

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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Why are the flames in my fire pit invisible or blue when I first light it?

​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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