FAQs

Outdoor Fireplaces

Can I burn wood in my gas fire pit table or fireplace?

No, these units on not wood-burning. The benefits of a gas fire appliance include a smoke free experience, turn on instantly, and provide instant heat.

Can I use my OGC fire table on a wood deck?

Yes, all OGC fire pits & fire tables are ok to use on a wood deck. OGC Crystal Fire Burners are UL tested and listed. These burners are used in all of our outdoor fire pits. They are ok to use on concrete patios, wood decks, composite decks, etc.

How long will a 20 lb. LP tank last?

Typically you can operate for an average of 8 hours when burning on high and up to 20 hours when burned on low.

Is a propane tank included?

Propane tanks are not included with any purchase. A 20 lb. LP tank can be purchased typically from hardware stores and gas stations.

Is the fire pit or fireplace approved for use in screened porches, gazebos, and lanais?

The unit itself is not UL approved for this application, but there should not be any problem provided the following guidelines are followed:

  • minimum porch area: 96 sq. ft.
  • minimum ceiling height: 92 in.
  • minimum of two walls must be screened
  • minimum of screen height side walls: 6 ft. 8 in.
  • Minimum screen area: 64 sq. ft.
What type of fuels can I use?

You can choose from either LP (liquid propane) or NG (natural gas.) The Crystal Fire® Burner unit comes set-up for LP, unless otherwise noted, and can be converted to NG with a NG conversion kit that comes with the unit.