Fire Pit Tables Sold Exclusively at Big Lots Recalled Due to Fire Hazard; Manufactured by Sunjoy
Name of product: Oakmont LP fire pit tables
Hazard: An incorrectly installed burner kit hose can melt and ignite, posing a fire hazard.
Recall date: November 10, 2020
Units: About 10,900 Consumer Contact: Sunjoy toll-free at 866-578-0101 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday or online at http://oakmont.sunjoygroup.com/service or www.sunjoyonline.com and click on Important Safety Information for more information.
Description: This recall involves Sunjoy's Oakmont LP fire pit tables. The natural tile, square fire pit tables measure about 38 inches wide, 38 inches deep and 25.6 inches high. They have a powder-coated steel frame with an all-weather wicker base that conceals a 20 lb. liquid propane (LP) tank. The tables operate with push button ignition and have an adjustable flame with a steel burner cover included.
Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the fire pit tables and contact Sunjoy to receive a free replacement burner kit and installation instructions.
Incidents/Injuries: Sunjoy has received 17 reports of the fire pit tables hose installed incorrectly with 12 of those fire pit tables igniting, resulting in 4 reports of minor property damage. The firm has received one report of a consumer who was burned on their hand.
Sold At: Big Lots stores nationwide and online from January 2020 through June 2020 for about $480.
Manufacturer: Sunjoy Industries Co., Ltd., of China
Manufactured In: China