Convert Propane to Natural Gas..

IF you need to have your fireplace converted from Propane (LP) to Natural gas burning we can do that for you.

We are skilled in this procedure having performed both LP to Natural gas or converting from Natural gas to LP..

We find most of the time we are called to convert a fireplace that has been burning LP for some years and over time the natural gas lines were extended into the neighborhood. All the appliances that burns LP (water heater, gas logs etc ) are converted to now burn the less expensive Natural Gas.

The process involves changing the regulator on incoming gas line if equipped, change regulator on the main gas valve which can be either a non adjustable or have a knob with adjustable pressure feature to make the flame height a bit higher or lower.

We also change out the main burner gas orifice to correct size or drill the existing LP nozzle to the larger nat gas size using special numbered drill bits and change out the pilot assembly in the case of a ventless logs or the pilot

After all the conversion part of the process, we proceed to put all the stuff we removed to do the conversion back so the logs will look like logs set you started with but now will burn the clean, efficient natural gas.

The cost of this service ranges from $300 to $500+ depending on model and needed parts.. if you need to have your fireplace converted from one gas to another please give us a call 919-772-8110…

  • Carl’s Corner

    Carl Newton: WolfPack Fan,
    Carolina Hurricanes Fan,
    Carolina Panthers Fan

    Well a new year is upon us and during this time in late Jan the temps are running above normal. This will end I hear the middle of Feb with temps coming back to normal and COLD..

    We still get a lot of folks calling to ask for a second opinion where another local company was call and they found a LOT of stuff wrong with your 20 plus year old chimney most of the time with a quote of 4-5K or more.

    A lot of the things they "recommend" are to bring your chimney up to 2018/2019 code standards which is not necessary unless you are doing major repairs on the chimney or it is being torn down and rebuilt.

    Chimneys built in the 60 and 70's had different code requirement than a chimney built in 2018/2019.

    Carl

    PS, If you have gotten a quote for chimney repairs, ie.. you need a chimney liner -liner work, parging smoke chamber etc. or you have been told "you might burn your house down" or "this could create a problem" stuff, that seem HIGH give us a call and let see what we can do for you.

  • Woodburning and gas burning fireplaces. Are they ready for winter.

    Is your Fireplace or Gas Logs ready to go.. If not or for a service give us a call.

    In a power outage a fireplace or gas logs may be your only form of heat so make sure they are working in top form. Give us a call to set up appt 919-772-8110

    have a good week
    Carl

    PS: if you do NOT have a Carbon Monoxide detector and you have gas logs.. GET ONE.. NOW... I recommend the combo CO / Smoke battery powered detectors at Lowe's Home depot or most hardware stores..

    If yours are over 10 yrs old replace it.. (there's a date on back) If there is not a date of manf on back GET rid of it.

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