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Posts By Jamison Gagnon

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How to Jump your Control Valve (to bypass your wall switch)
2 hours ago

How to Jump your Control Valve (to bypass your wall switch)

 

While a typical gas fireplace may operate with a wall switch, some fireplaces also contain heat sensor saftey switches, toggle switches, damper sensors or any other number of …
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Identifying Gas Fireplace Parts
8 months ago

Identifying Gas Fireplace Parts

By  •  Repair

When it comes to gas fireplace repair, it is important to know which type of fireplace you have, how gas fireplaces function, and be able to identify the parts so …
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IPI SYSTEMS – My Pilot Lights But Eventually Goes Out
9 months ago

IPI SYSTEMS – My Pilot Lights But Eventually Goes Out

 

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); IPI systems function similarly to standing pilot systems with a few exceptions.  Here is a basic overview on how an IPI system functions:


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How to test if your pilot flame is bad
2 years ago

How to test if your pilot flame is bad

By  •  Repair

 

This is probably the easiest of the tests, and it doesn’t require any equipment.  You just need to visually inspect your pilot light.  It should be blue, without …
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How to Test Your Main Control Valve
4 years ago

How to Test Your Main Control Valve

 

How to Test if Your Fireplace Main Control Valve is Bad

Time to Complete:  5  minutes

Recommended Tools

  • Gardner Bender Digital Multimeter

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Test …
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Fireplace Cold Air Issues
5 years ago

Fireplace Cold Air Issues

 

Cold air Issues

A cold and drafty fireplace is not necessarily uncommon. But it certainly doesn’t help your heating bill in the winter. Luckily, there are things we …
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How to Test your Thermopile
5 years ago

How to Test your Thermopile

Before beginning this section make sure your pilot light is running, and you have read the Main Burner Troubleshooting Section so we can rule out faulty wall switch and …
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Direct Vent vs Natural Vent
5 years ago

Direct Vent vs Natural Vent

 

How Direct Vent Fireplaces Work

Millivolt systems can be either direct vent or natural vented fireplaces.  Direct vent fireplaces will have a sealed pane of glass on the …
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Wyoming Certified Technicians

 

Tom J. Guion Fireplaces of Jackson Hole, Inc. PO Box 8394 Jackson, WY 83002 USA Phone: 307-733-4938 Fax: 307-733-4938 Gas Specialist Larry D. James High …
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Wisconsin Certified Technicians

 

Fermin Salto American Heritage Fireplace 4475 South 13th Street Milwaukee, WI 53221 USA Phone: 414-281-4203 Fax: 414-281-2325 Gas Specialist Lynn D. Meyer American Home Fireplace …
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