How To Clean A Fireplace Insert
Learn how to clean your fireplace insert with a few simple steps. With the right techniques, you’ll be able to keep it running smoothly year-round without spending a lot of money on maintenance.
What is a fireplace insert?
A fireplace insert is a piece of furniture that sits inside a fireplace. It typically contains the firebox and sometimes the mantel.
How to clean your fireplace insert
If your fireplace insert is dirty, dusty, or has build-up on it, you can clean it with a little bit of effort. Here are the steps:
1. Remove any large pieces of debris with a vacuum cleaner.
2. If the insert is made out of stone or other hard materials, use a damp cloth to wipe down the surface. Be gentle so you don’t damage the surface.
3. Use a mild cleaner on a soft cloth to clean the dirt and dust off the insert. Make sure to rinse off all the cleaner before you put the insert back in place.
4. Allow the insert to air dry before using it again.