Gas Fireplace FAQs

GAS FIREPLACE OPERATION FAQs

  • Every model is different. Please refer to the owner’s manual for your specific brand and model.

GAS FIREPLACE INSTALLATION FAQS

  • Converting a wood burning fireplace to gas is done by installing a gas fireplace insert. The cost of a gas fireplace insert fully installed typically ranges from $4000 to $4800. This cost includes a gas fireplace with a front and surround, a fan, a remote control, the gas line installation, the electrical installation, pipe for venting, and all city and state permits and inspections.

FIREPLACE TECHNICAL TERMS & FAQS

  • A BTU or British Thermal Unit is the amount of heat required to raise 1 pound of water 1 degree Fahrenheit. All gas appliances are rated in BTU’s/hr Input which is an approximation of the amount of gas consumed on full fire in one hour as expressed in terms of the heat potential of the gas.

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Winter Hours

(Labor Day – April 14)

Monday 9:00 – 5:00
Tuesday 9:00 – 5:00
Wednesday 9:00 – 5:00
Thursday 9:00 – 5:00
Friday 9:00 – 5:00
Saturday 9:00 – 12:00
Sunday By Appointment

Summer Hours

(April 15 – Labor Day)

Monday 10:00 – 5:00
Tuesday 10:00 – 5:00
Wednesday 10:00 – 5:00
Thursday 10:00 – 4:00
Friday 10:00 – 4:00
Saturday 9:00 – 12:00
Sunday By Appointment

We’re closed for Memorial Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Black Friday, Xmas Eve, Xmas Day, New Years Day and 4th of July. Other closures may also exist in observance of holidays that fall on weekends.

The Fireplace Guys services homeowners in Twin Cities Area, including these Minnesota (MN) Communities:
Minneapolis | Saint Paul | Bloomington | Mendota Heights | St Louis Park | Eagan
Eden Prairie | Golden Valley | Edina | Blaine | Plymouth | Roseville | North Oaks | Shakopee | Stillwater | Woodbury | Hudson, WI

MN Lic. #BC641848
#MB643168

WI Lic. #DC011900066

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Your rating plate is typically located behind the panel below your fireplace, attached to a metal cable.

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If you have a gas log set, you'll have the ability to reach your hand inside the fireplace. We do not service gas log sets.