Do fire pits need burner pans?

Do I need a burner pan for my gas fire pit? Yes and No. For natural gas users, a burner pan is highly recommended- but not necessary. A burner pan will not only keep your burner supported within your enclosure, but it will also reduce the amount of fire pit media you need to use.

What is a burner kit?

Burner kits come with everything you need to complete your custom fire feature, including the ignition system, connectors and fittings, key valve, burner, pan, and media. We’ve compiled a list of 2021’s best fire pit burner kits so that you can find the perfect solution for your custom fire feature!

How thick should a fire pit Pan be?

Thickness Matters By purchasing a fire pit with a thicker gauge of steel. Many models have a steel thickness of 1/8 inch or less. It has been found that if you have a thickness of 1/4 inch of mild carbon steel or more that rust will become your friend and form a coating of what is called “Patina”.

What can I put under my fire pit to protect my patio?

Placing a heat retardant mat or pad under a fire pit that is above the ground will greatly prevent heat from damaging concrete or wooden deck. Fire resistant mats for fire pits are made to resist fire and heat.

How much glass do I need for my fire pit?

In a natural gas fire pit or fireplace, we recommend using 2″-3″ of glass to cover the burner. In a propane fire pit or fireplace, we recommend using no more than 1″ of glass to cover the burner (see propane question).

Will a fire pit damage my porcelain patio?

Porcelain paving is very durable and will not be impacted by the heat that a fire pit generates. A fire pit is a great way to stay warm and add a bit of extra ambience to your outdoor activities.

Which is the best fire pit Pan to buy?

Our range of products includes: Fire Pit Burner Pans, Fire Pit Burner Rings, Fireplace H-Burners, and Accessories. We are so insanely confident you’ll love our Burners that we back them with our Lifetime Guarantee. Registration is quick and easy and can be completed in just a few steps. Which Burner Is Right For You?

What kind of burner does a fire pit use?

What Is A Burner? Fire pit & fireplace burners are an extremely stylish and efficient way to light up a fire glass display worth remembering. Beautifully designed with heavy duty stainless steel, our burners are guaranteed to impress all onlookers with their brilliant and uniform flame. All our burners are extremely durable.

How big is a drop in pan for a fire pit?

This is because our drop-in pans come with a 1 ¼” flange for the edge of the pan to rest on the fire pit. See more about cutout dimensions here. All our Fire Pit Burner Pans are specifically engineered to work seamlessly with our Flame Guards and Burner Covers.

How to contact American fire glass about fire pit pans?

At American Fire Glass, we strive to make sure your shopping experience is enjoyable and worry free. To make sure you’re getting exactly what you need for your home or business, or if you have questions about Fire Pit Burner Pans, please give us a call at 888.264.1017, or send us an email here, or write to us using our live chat feature here.