This is a task that needs to be done at least once a year, do it yourself or get it taken care of with your annual inspection and cleaning. But put it on the list with checking the batteries in your smoke detectors, going to the dentist, amongst other things. Taking care of the glass on your fireplace will allow you to keep the glow going. Regular cleaning of the glass will ensure that you’re always aware of how your gas fireplace is performing.
You may notice a grayish white build up on the glass of your fire there are a few reasons for this. If the fireplace is new the residues from manufacturing can cause tiny particles that mix with the smoke and ash and deposit on the fireplace glass.