Solid Fuel Heating Devices (Fireplaces, Woodstove)
- Damper door being stuck and not being able to open or close.
- Damage or cracks to the firebricks.
- Missing smoke detector or carbon-monoxide detector in same room as fireplace.
- Fireplace being very dirty and requiring cleaning.
- Not having proper clearance from combustibles.
- Improper material in the fireplace or around it that could be dangerous.
Gas/LP Fire Logs and Fireplaces
- Having a gas leak.
- Missing a gas shut off valve.