The difference between catalytic and non-catalytic wood stoves

Some wood-burning stoves make it easier to burn fuel by using a chemical process which decreases the formation of pollutants. This process is called catalytic combustion. A wood stove catalytic combustor is comparable to a catalytic converter in a car. Inside the stove, the smoky exhaust passes through a coated honeycomb (the catalyst). The device… Read more »

Practice fireplace safety in your home

Practice fireplace safety in your home By Frances Borsodi Zajac  Sep 28, 2018 Cozy and warm, a fire in your fireplace, whether it is gas or wood burning, is perfect as temperatures begin to fall.   But before you use your fireplace this season, remember to think safety.   “You should have your fireplace… Read more »

Gas Insert and Wood Trim

Wood trim of the old system was too close for new a gas insert, so we got creative and removed the wood and installed new tile trim. What a difference! At Ambassador Fireplaces, we pride ourselves on being able to provide high quality professional installation and service.  Contact us today to get started with your… Read more »

Wood Fireplace to Gas Insert

We replaced the customers old drafty dirty wood fireplace with a wonderful clean efficient  new gas insert. The customer really loves this space now. At Ambassador Fireplaces, we pride ourselves on being able to provide high quality professional installation and service.  Contact us today to get started with your project.

Custom Gas Fireplace Install

This job had a funky window and bare corner. We framed in the window and replaced the siding. Framed structure for the fireplace, installed fireplace then did all the finish stone surround and installed a 10 inch deep 5 inch thick custom maple rough-sawn mantel. The customer loves it. Here’s the finished product. At Ambassador… Read more »

Using Heat & Glo’s RC 300 IntelliFire Plus Remote Control

A great feature of Heat & Glo’s Intellifire Plus ignition system is all the ways you can use it! And Heat & Glo puts the control right in your hands! The RC 300 remote control gives you unmatched convenience and function. Check out this video to get a better idea how you can use this:

Gas Fireplaces, Stoves & Inserts with Automated Ignition

We would love to show you the different ways to keep your home warm that both save you money and provide peace of mind. Gas fireplaces, gas stoves and gas inserts that have automated ignitors are a perfect example of this new technology that belongs in your home! We have Heat & Glo models to… Read more »

Keeping Warm When the Power’s Out

Winter’s not over yet here in Eugene Springfield—and it pays to have a heating system that keeps you warm in ALL conditions. Like when the power is out! During stormy weather—winter, spring and fall—it pays to have a gas fireplace, stove or insert that works when the power is out, a pellet stove or insert… Read more »

Remember to Call 811 Before You Dig

As long-time gas pipe installers in the Eugene and Springfield areas, we know that it’s important to know what’s below you whenever you excavate. The most common cause of a gas pipe break is from a contractor or homeowner digging in the backyard. Oregon and Washington laws require homeowners, businesses, and contractors to notify utilities… Read more »