Have you recently converted to your wood-burning appliance to a gas fireplace, stove, or insert? Then, you know how convenient they are and how efficient they heat your space. Gas appliances are known for helping homeowners save on energy bills, and they offer heat that is mess-free and aesthetically pleasing.

However, many homeowners don’t realize that their gas appliances also need inspections and maintenance. Your gas appliances require less work and maintenance, but overtime, it still deteriorates and could put your family at risk. At Winston’s Chimney Service, we want you to be aware of all the potential dangers of owning a gas appliance. We want to let you know about the importance of servicing your gas appliance too!

Problems With Draft

gas fireplace insertOne major problem hat a gas fireplace face is issues with airflow or drafting. Poor drafting leads to excessive condensation and corrosion, and this then leads to an increase risk of carbon monoxide exposure too. All of these things mean expensive repair work for your system, and it also means health problems for the people within your home.

Carbon monoxide is a huge threat because it is colorless and odorless, making it impossible to detect with basic senses. If your gas appliance is not drafting correctly, carbon monoxide could easily leak into the home. Carbon monoxide sends a large number of people to the hospital every year, and it can lead to death if not addressed promptly. Reduce the threats and health hazards of carbon monoxide exposure by investing in maintenance now. At Winston’s Chimney Service, we are here to take care all your fireplace and chimney needs. Give our expert crew a call today to schedule an appointment!

What To Expect From Us

What can you expect when you call our CSIA certified team for an inspection? We offer three levels of inspections. We work hard to stay up-to-date and educated on it all, ensuring you receive the highest quality service possible. Our customers deserve the efficiency and comfort of the best fireplaces on the market. In addition, we also offer the best team of professionals to handle all your repair or installation work. Give our experts a call today!