Outdoor Fireplace Model No. WAD997SP
Contact 1.800.762.1142 for assistance. Do not return to place of purchase.
DANGER: Failure to follow the dangers, warning and cautions in this manual may result in serious bodily injury or death, or in a fire or an explosion
causing damage to property.
This appliance is for outdoor use only, and shall NOT be used in a
building, garage or any other enclosed area.
Do NOT use this outdoor fireplace for indoor heating. TOXIC carbon
monoxide fumes can accumulate and cause asphyxiation.
This outdoor fireplace is NOT for commercial use.
This outdoor fireplace is safety certified for use in the United States and
Canada only. Do not modify for use in any other location. Modification
will result in a safety hazard and will void the warranty.
This outdoor fireplace is NOT to be operated by children.
Do NOT operate, light or use this appliance within ten (10) feet (3.05 m)
of walls, structures or buildings.
Do NOT store or use gasoline or other flammable vapors or liquids
within 25 feet (7.62 m) in the vicinity of this or any other appliance.
Do NOT use in an explosive atmosphere. Keep outdoor fireplace
area clear and free from combustible materials, gasoline and other
Apartment Dwellers: Check with management to learn the requirements
and fire codes for using an outdoor fireplace in your apartment complex.
If allowed, use outside on the ground floor with a ten (10) foot (3.05 m)
clearance from walls or rails. Do not use on or under balconies.
Always use in accordance with all applicable local, state and national
codes. Contact your local fire department for details on outdoor burning.
When using this outdoor fireplace, exercise the same precautions you
would with any open fire.
This outdoor fireplace is NOT to be used in or on boats or recreational
Do NOT use this outdoor fireplace under any overhead or near any
unprotected combustible constructions. Avoid using near or under
overhanging trees and shrubs.
Do NOT use this outdoor fireplace without reading the entire “Owner’s
This outdoor fireplace is for use with dry, seasoned hardwood. It will
burn hotter, more completely and create less smoke.
Do NOT burn charcoal briquets, lump charcoal, manufactured logs,
driftwood, trash, leaves, paper, cardboard, plywood, painted, stained or
pressure treated wood. Avoid using softwoods such as pine or cedar
which can throw sparks.
Do NOT use gasoline, kerosene, diesel fuel, lighter fluid or alcohol to
light or relight fires.
Do NOT alter this outdoor fireplace in any manner. Any alteration will
void your warranty.
Do NOT use this outdoor fireplace until it is COMPLETELY assembled and
all parts are securely fastened and tightened.
The use of alcohol, prescription or non-prescription drugs may impair
the consumer’s ability to properly assemble and/or safely operate this
Do NOT use this outdoor fireplace near automobiles, trucks, vans or
Always use this outdoor fireplace on a hard, level, non-combustible
surface such a concrete, rock or stone. An asphalt or blacktop surface
may not be acceptable for this purpose. Do NOT use on wooden decks.
Do NOT wear flammable or loose clothing when operating this outdoor
Do NOT use in windy conditions.
Do NOT lean over this outdoor fireplace when lighting or while in use.
Do NOT use this outdoor fireplace unless spark guards are securely
Keep all electrical cords away from a hot fireplace.
All surfaces of this outdoor fireplace are hot when in operation. To avoid
burns, do NOT touch fireplace until it has completely cooled (about 45
minutes) unless you are wearing protective gear (potholders, gloves,
BBQ mittens, hot pads & etc.). Never touch ashes or coals to see if they
Do NOT leave a lit outdoor fireplace unattended, especially around
children and pets.
Always empty this outdoor fireplace before each use.
Do NOT attempt to move or store this outdoor fireplace until all ashes
and coals are completely extinguished.
Do NOT remove ashes or coals until they are completely and fully
extinguished and the outdoor fireplace has completely cooled (about
Do NOT place wood directly into bottom of the outdoor fireplace. Place
wood only on the wood grate provided.
Do NOT overload the fireplace. Do not add additional firewood until the
fire burns down. NOTICE: If any portion of the bowl, lid or spark guards
of this outdoor fireplace are glowing red it is overloaded.
Do NOT place a hot spark guard or hot fireplace tools onto combustible
surfaces such as grass, wooden deck or furniture.
Avoid breathing smoke from the fire and avoid getting it into
This outdoor fireplace should be thoroughly inspected and cleaned on a
After a period of storage and/or non-use, check for signs of damage
and creosote build-up. Do NOT operate until necessary repairs and/or
cleanup are executed.
Do NOT use oven cleaner or abrasive cleaners as they will damage this
Do NOT clean any part of this outdoor fireplace in a self cleaning oven
as it may damage the finish.
Use only Blue Rhino Global Sourcing, Inc. factory authorized parts. The
use of any part that is NOT factory authorized can be dangerous and will
void your warranty.
Use heat-resistant gloves or hot pads when contacting handles.
Use long, sturdy fireplace tools when adding or moving logs.
Use protective gloves when assembling this product.
Do not force parts together as this can result in personal injury or
damage to the product.
Deaths, serious injury or damage to property may occur if the above is
not followed exactly.