Should gas fireplace doors be open or closed?
Hereof, should glass doors be open on gas fireplace?
Gas fireplaces aren't a solution for a problem chimney. You can reduce drafts and heat loss by installing glass doors in front of the gas fireplace, but the doors must remain open while the fire is burning.
Beside above, does damper need to be open for gas fireplace? The damper in a gas fireplace should remain open all the time. The glass between the firebox and your home prevents cold or heat from coming down the chimney and by leaving the damper open at all times, you eliminate the risk of having gas build up or backdraft into your home.
In this manner, can I close the doors on my gas fireplace?
Can the glass doors on my fireplace be closed when my gas logs are burning? No. You must leave the doors open when you are operating RealWood Elite gas logs to avoid damaging the controls.
Why does my fire go out when I close the door?
This can occur due to several factors: The fire was not burning hot enough to produce the draft needed to pull the air into the fireplace. Feed more dry wood kindling before closing down the stove. Open the air shutter all the way to get the fire burning briskly before shutting it down.