How to turn on a gas fireplace. If it doesnt light right away the gas may be turned off at the source. Electronic ignition is when the pilot light on a gas fireplaceinsertstove is only running when the fireplace is on this means that the unit is likely to have a battery backup as well. This is an instructional video on how to shut off your standing pilot gas fireplace.
This takes away the need to clean up ashes at the end after the fire has gone out. Turn it counterclockwise to let gas reach the fireplace. A standing pilot is always on always using a small amount of gas to run constantly unless the gas is physically turned off.
New revised video detailing how to light the pilot light of a napoleon gas fireplace. Find the gas shutoff valve. Turn off your gas.
If not google the fireplace name and try to download the instructions. A gas fireplace introduces warmth into a living space without the need to burn firewood. Turn off the gas and look at the logs or under the logs to see where the gas comes out.
If you dont see the valve it is probably behind the fireplace. Then move the control knob to the pilot position. This is an instructional video on how to shut off your standing pilot gas fireplace.
Now turn the gas back on with the gas key and hold a long match or fireplace lighter there. To light your gas fireplace first access its control panel and turn the shutoff valve so the handle is parallel to the gas line which will allow gas to enter your fireplace. How to turn off gas fireplace with safety shut off valve.