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Another reason I would rather have my fireplace insert instead of a fireplace ...

Post in 'The Hearth Room - Wood Stoves and Fireplaces' started by donatello, Mar 18, 2008.

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  1. donatello

    donatello Member

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  2. argus66

    argus66 Feeling the Heat

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    how do u go from breaking a wall down that has a fire in it to just going back to bed????
  3. Solaron

    Solaron New Member

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    Probably called a fifth of jack and no common sense.

    In their defense, they thought it was out and CLAIMED to have thrown buckets of water on it. Still, if I had a fire like that in my place that had spread to a wall, I'd have the fire department their asap.
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    isuphipsi1052 New Member

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    You would be surprised some of things that people do when it involves fires in the home. It would have only taken the fire department less than 5 minutes to determine whether the fire was out or not. We have these nice little devices called Thermal Imager Cameras (TIC). I urge all of you - DO NOT HESITATE, DO NOT DELAY... When in doubt call us - we'll be at your door before you can say "Bob's your uncle..."
  5. gpcollen1

    gpcollen1 Minister of Fire

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    What does that have to do with fireplace v insert. That is about a couple of idiots. In addition, It is obviously about a compromised chimney that either has not been inspected/cleaned or not inspected properly.
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