Fire Goes Out When Damper Is Shut

  • Did the stove reach operating temperature?

  • Does the chimney have enough draw? (Check 10/2 Rule)

  • Is the catalyst clear?

  • Has the chimney been cleaned lately?

  • Does the chimney have an ash door?  Is it sealed?

  • Did the chimney get hot enough for operation? (Check if pipe chimney without chase)

  • Is outside air source installed?