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  1. HPC’s New App Makes Fire Pit Installation Easier

    HPC’s New App Makes Fire Pit Installation Easier

    Think installing a fire feature must be difficult? Think again. Hearth Products Controls has just partnered with the BILT app to help take the guesswork out of fire pit installation. With the new app, using BILT Intelligent Instructions software, HPC is bringing detailed, easy-to-understand instructions to all iOS and Android devices.

  2. Fireplace Remote Control How-To Videos

    Fireplace Remote Control How-to Videos

    Fireplace remote controls can offer plenty of different features to control your gas fireplace - from simple on/off control to thermostatic, there's no question these remote controls can simplify your favorite appliance. But, because fireplaces go long periods of time without use, getting the remote synced back up with the fireplace can take some effort - hopefully, these videos will...

  3. 50 Hour Sous Vide Al Pastor

    A popular Mexican dish

    Let's take a look at one of the most popular Mexican food trends right now: Al Pastor. Literally, "in the style of the shepherd" (sounds authentic, no?) Al Pastor refers to a certain style of roasted meat, that is most commonly eaten as street food in Mexico - think Mexican Gyros. That is, a large amalgamated hunk of meat, typically pork, roasting on a vertical rotisserie that is just sliced off the spit and right into a warm tortilla, garnished with onion cilantro and pineapple.

  4. Chimney and Venting Pipe Buying Guide

    Chimney and Venting Pipe Buying Guide

    This guide will help you understand the different types of piping systems that are available and which one will work for your system. Chimney Pipe is the term used for wood burning appliances and includes Class A chimney pipe and Stove pipe. Venting pipe is used for gas appliances and includes Direct Vent pipe, Type B Gas Vent pipe, and Pellet Vent pipe.

  5. Frequently Asked Questions About Fireplace Remote Controls

    Have a question about your fireplace remote control?

    You’re not alone! We get calls about all the time, so we’ve put together this helpful FAQ sheet with some of the most common questions we get to help you save time.

  6. What are the Different Types of Fireplaces and Their Applications?

    Where to Begin with Your Fireplace Project

    It can seem like a daunting task to install a fireplace. With so many different options on the market, it can be difficult to decide which option is the correct one for your home or business. We’ve put together this helpful guide to highlight some of the major considerations you’ll need to make before purchasing.

  7. Which Rasmussen Gas Fireplace Burner Should I Get?

    Burner Basics

    Among Rasmussen’s most impressive design features is the Valve Vanisher. This ingenious design addresses some of the most common problems associated with gas fireplace ignition systems. This feature hides the black box that contains the electrical components necessary to operate the fireplace, allowing for a more pleasing appearance. The Valve Vanisher also removes the need to off-center or downsize a gas log set to accommodate the control box, which also enhances the appearance of your fireplace. Finally, the Valve Vanisher places the control box in a cooler, safer location within the firebox. This extends the life of the components and decreases the likelihood of the system needing professionally serviced.

  8. The Outdoor Plus Product Guide Part II: Complete Fire Features

    A continuation of our helpful guide

    In part one of our guide, we covered burners and components available from The Outdoor Plus. Those products are great options for those looking to build a complete DIY fire pit from scratch to fit a custom vision, but what if you’re looking for something more complete?

  9. The Outdoor Plus Product Guide Part I: Burners and Components

    New at Spotix

    At Spotix.com, our impressive offering of fire pit products continues to grow with the addition of The Outdoor Plus. This massive collection of products opens a wealth of new design opportunities for your outdoor space. In fact, this collection of products is so large, we’ve split our product guide into two parts, so you can more easily find what you’re looking for.

  10. Should You Get a Bull BBQ Grill?

    Bull Grills are now available at Spotix

    Nicer spring weather is just around the corner and will bring the start of grilling season with it. Now is a great time to upgrade your barbecue to ensure you don’t miss a minute of grilling time this year.

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