Fireplace Service

At Chadwicks & Hacks we don't just sell the best indoor and outdoor fireplaces - we service them! Having your gas fireplace inspected annually is very important, but often overlooked. Trust the experts at Chadwicks & Hacks to keep your fireplace running efficiently, without worry.

Tune-ups, fireplace repairs, and even full installs - we do it all. Interested? Give us a call at 1-800-310-9831 or email us to book your fireplace appointment.

Here is what you can expect from our thorough 33 point Fireplace Safety and Maintenance Check:

CLEANING

  • Clean Glass
  • Vacuum the fan and the area under the firebox
  • Clear all dust, pet hair, etc.
  • Brush out firebox, offer to repaint if necessary
  • Clean outside of unit

GASKET CHECK

  • Check all gaskets and seals, replace if necessary

DIRECT VENT UNITS GASKET CHECK

  • Check all pressure relief plates

  • Check all springs on pressure relief guides

  • Check springs on hook to glass window frame if applicable to unit

GAS LEAK TESTS

  • Check main gas line connection to valve
  • Check shut-off valve connections
  • Check connection at gas valve outlet
  • Check connection at main burner orifice
  • Check pilot fuel line at valve and at pilot assembly

VENTING

  • Check the cap, clear obstructions if any
  • Check wall or roof penetrations
  • Repair seal if necessary

BURN TEST/FIREBOX

  • Check the main burner for cracks and proper operation
  • Check for evidence of sooting
  • Check the air shutter setting
  • Check pilot assembly, pilot hood
  • Check the heat exchange area
  • Check logs for breakage and proper placement
  • Check embers, vermiculite etc.
  • Check gas pressure, incoming and manifold

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM CHECK

  • Check condition of thermopile and thermocouples
  • Check millivolt output of both
  • Test Valves
  • Check system resistance
  • Check condition of all wiring
  • Check, clean, tighten all electrical connections. Use dielectric grease on millivolt connections
  • Check and clean the fan
  • Check voltage and replace client supplied batteries in Remote transmitter and receiver.

 

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