Fireplaces are one of the greatest features of a home when colder temperatures arrive—there’s nothing quite like curling up on the couch on a chilly winter night, watching the flames dance. However, if your home wasn’t built with a fireplace, adding one after the fact can be a big undertaking. That’s why the professional installers at James A. Wheat & Sons recommend gas fireplaces!
Installing a gas fireplace is relatively simple, when compared with the process of retrofitting a wood-burning fireplace. However, it’s not something a novice should try as their weekend project. There are a lot of things that go into installing a gas fireplace, including:
While performing some of these tasks incorrectly can simply lead to a sloppy-looking fireplace, doing others incorrectly can lead to unsafe operation. That’s why it’s best to leave these big installations to a professional.
The experts from James A. Wheat & Sons can schedule a visit to your home and discuss your gas fireplace options. We can also go over some prime locations for your gas fireplace to promote heat distribution so that you’ll get the most out of your new system.
Whether you want to install a new gas fireplace or convert your traditional wood burning fireplace into a gas fireplace, James A. Wheat & Sons can help. We carry a large selection of gas fireplaces from the top manufactures, and our technicians are factory-trained gas fireplace installers.