Free shipping within the continental United States!

Our glass and stove experts are here to help!

Call us today at 1-888-986-1535

What Type Of Glass Is Best For My Heating Application?

What Type Of Glass Is Best For My Heating Application?-Fast Replacement Glass answers your questions!CERAMIC GLASS

Wood stoves, fireplace inserts, coal stoves, and gas fireplaces must have ceramic glass on their doors due to the fact that they produce constant temperatures that exceed 500 degrees F. In addition, the flame is usually less than 6 inches from the glass in these types of heating applications. 

Therefore, tempered replacement glass cannot be installed in wood stoves, fireplace inserts, or gas fireplaces.

TEMPERED GLASS

Wood burning fireplaces are approved to receive tempered glass doors. Due to its high mechanical strength and thermal shock rating, tempered glass is a safe choice for this type of heating application. In addition, fireplace doors are usually a safe distance from the flames (more than 6 inches away).

 

 

Last updated on October 23rd 2017.

Click on the Add New button below to submit a question about this product. Please ONLY submit product questions. For all other inquiries, please contact us at 1-888-986-1535.