Match Lit: While holding a long lighter over the burner in one hand, slowly turn the gas valve on to ignite. 

CSA Match Lit: CSA is a commercial certification that is occasionally required for use of a fire pit in business locations but can also be used residentially.

Push-Button (or Spark) Ignition: Push and hold a button, (listen for clicking sound) which generates a spark to ignite pilot flame

AWEIS (All Weather Electric Ignition System): This ignition is wired for use with a switch or remote and includes a safety feature that automatically shuts off the gas when it detects the absence of flame. This ignition system can be used in all kinds of weather. In rain or wind, an AWEIS system will keep your fire feature lit. An electrical connection is required in order to run the unit.

CSA On/Off: (Same as AWEIS above but carries a CSA Certification)  This electronic, remote control operated On/Off switch is certified for industrial use but can also be used residentially. An electrical connection is required in order to run the unit.

CSA High/Low: (Same as above but comes with a handheld remote that offers on/off and high/low flame height control). This electronic, remote control operated rheostat is certified for industrial use but can also be used residentially. An electrical connection is required in order to run the unit.

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Adam Butt