What is tempered glass? Tempered safety glass is a high strength glass, 4 to 7 times stronger than regular glass, with a thermal shock rating of 400° F. This replacement glass is what we use in all of our prefab, zero clearance fireplaces doors and most masonry fireplace doors.
Adding a fireplace to your home doesn't have to be costly. Accessing the chimney or setting up a gas line can be expensive. Consider skipping the hassles and opt for an electric fireplace! Get the look and feel of wood or gas burning fireplace without the fire hazard concerns, too! These features are safe for apartments, bedrooms, townhouses, and condos alike. Because they can be used indoors or out, electric fireplaces are becoming quite popular! Let's find out why you should invest in one!
What does Labor Day mean to you? Is it your "unofficial end of summer"? Is it your last chance to wear your favorite white slacks? Does it mark the beginning of the school year or the start of your favorite fall sport? It's true - Labor Day does hold significant truth to all these things, but what does it really mean? What is Labor Day really all about? Fast Replacement Glass is going to take a moment and tell you about the history of this federal holiday.
There is nothing quite like a wood burning fire, that's for sure. The crackling logs, the fullness of the flames, and the overall beauty of fire the way nature intended it to be are sheer enjoyment for many homeowners around the world. Keeping your seasoned firewood neatly stacked and dry for the upcoming heating season plays a big role in how well your heating application functions. Fast Replacement Glass tells you how to do this the right way!
Now is the perfect time to get ahead on your honey-do list and cross off a few things in preparation for the upcoming heating season! In addition to routine maintenance of your gas fireplace such as checking your gaskets and tidying up your firebox and hearth, there is a task that should be at the top of your list. While checking your gas fireplace pilot system is an extremely easy and quick thing to do, it is most often overlooked in the seasonal upkeep of heating appliances. Let us give you step-by-step instructions on how to perform a pilot system check on both standing pilot and electronic ignition gas fireplaces! FREE infographic included!